Trump Announces Ban on Transgender People In The Military

President Trump tweeted on Wednesday that “transgender individuals” should not be allowed to serve in “any capacity” in the US military. Read more

Former Major General Demoted In Retirement For Using Credit Card At Strip Clubs

A one-time three-star general will be demoted and retire as a brigadier general, the Army confirmed Thursday after he used a government credit card to pay for bills at strip clubs in Rome and South Korea. Read more

Military: Service Member Killed, 3 Others Wounded In Yemen Raid Targeting Al-Qaida

SANAA, Yemen — A U.S. military service member was killed Sunday during a raid against al-Qaida militants in central Yemen that also left nearly 30 others dead, including women and children. The loss of the service member is the first-known combat death of a member of the U.S. military under President Donald Trump. Read more

International Criminal Court US Army and CIA ‘May Be Guilty of War Crimes In Afghanistan’

US armed forces and the CIA may have committed war crimes by torturing detainees in Afghanistan, the international criminal court’s chief prosecutor has said in a report, raising the possibility that American citizens could be indicted even though Washington has not joined the global court. Read more

Wayne Grigsby, Fort Riley Commander, Fired By Army As Investigation Continues

WASHINGTON — The commander of Fort Riley has been fired and the Army is continuing an investigation opened last week at the Kansas base, officials said Monday, but they declined to provide any other details. Read more