The Phillipines start to Gear up for Chinese Aggression

expansion and aggression in the area by requesting additional military equipment from the United States and South Korea. I know that they have recently received Naval equipment from the US and have secured fighter planes from South Korea. Their military has traditionally been underfunded which leaves them very much dependent on US assistance. They have […]


Thousands show Support for a Veteran with no Family

existence. If you have never been deployed on an extended training exercise and stood guard duty late at night, or been broken down in the middle of the desert waiting for support you will never understand. Every day away from friends, family, and the environment which you have come to know and love can be […]


Should Women be Required to Register for the Draft

male or female should be required to register for the draft. I also believe that every American should be required to undergo military training and assigned a role in the ready reserve whether he or she serves on active duty or not. Now that is my ideal. I don’t know what it would cost, or […]


Harrier Jump Jets are being used Against ISIS

support naval infantry. Another term used to describe the Harrier is “Jump Jet,” because it can take off and land on a relatively small runway, or no runway at all. It is being used in the fight against ISIS in Iraq, and has been a key component of the advances that the Iraqi Security Forces. […]


Electricity will be used to cause RAP Rounds to Fly Farther

round has been in use for quite a while. This is a projectile or howitzer shell which has a small rocket motor in it’s base which engages during its flight and extends the distance that it travels. This is advantageous because it increases the distance at which our artillery can engage enemy forces. Artillery units […]


Order a Celestrium American Eagle Military Ring

The American Eagle Military Ringis probably one of the most classic looks that we offer with military jewelry. It is tough and has simple lines which seem to give it a look which is much more masculine than just about any other available ring. This particular ring has a very high polished shine that will […]


Should the US Support France with Troops on the Ground?

have asked the French for help and they were to arrogant to do anything for us. They have been supplying anti tank weapons to the Kurds in Iraq which has been a big help in their efforts to fight ISIS. The MILAN (Missile d’Infanterie Leger Antichar, or light infantry anti-tank missile). have been successfully deployed […]


What is the Mission of Marine Force Recon Troops?

operate in units specifically designed to gather battlefield intelligence. They are typically heavily armed and well trained. Their job is not necessarily to become involved in firefights, but to find enemy forces and report on their strength, and disposition. They are an invaluable asset to the commander in that the information which they give him […]


Russia helps Syria Fight ISIS

away anytime soon is at all. The Islamic State has really existed for a very long time under different names, but with an agenda that has been about the same across the board. they have grown in sophistication, skill, and knowledge which makes it all the more difficult to defeat them on the battlefield. They […]


Where were most Guantanamo detainees Captured?

prisoners who were detained in Guantanamo Bay were actually not captured by US troops. I was under the personal impression that many had been captured by Special Operations troops in snatch type operations but this is not the case. It seems that for some apparent reason our capturing of the vast majority of the detainees […]