A bomb explosión in Syria, captured from footage from the Russian Defense Ministry. AP photo. PARIS, France – Russian and Syrian warplanes pounded Islamic State (ISIS or ISIL) targets in several provinces in Syria on Friday, including the city of Raqqa which the militants regard as their headquarters. Meanwhile in Paris, Russian President Vladimir Putin […]
A military spending bill advanced Thursday in Congress, but legislation to help military veterans stalled.
Hamas and Muslim Brotherhood demonstrating CIA ties in Syria.
The real war news not allowed in the Western press.
The content of Putin’s New York speech takes a distant second to the psychological component of his message to the leaders of the world community and the global decision-makers in the West. Time will reveal the significance of that.
A Sukhoi-34 jet The Russian military has launched airstrikes against Islamic State militant targets in Syria. The move was approved after a request from President Bashar Assad to Vladimir Putin, who has also expressed concern about the number of Russian extremists in the country. 01 October 2015 10:29 GMT Russia selects the targets for its […]
Russia has struck eight Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) targets in Syria, the country’s Defense Ministry said, adding that civilian infrastructure was avoided during the operations.
American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett repeated his organization’s call for VA Undersecretary for Benefits Allison Hickey to resign amid new allegations of more wrongdoing by senior VA executives.
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald has announced $12.8 million in renewal funding through the Grant and Per Diem (GPD) program to 20 community agencies that currently provide transitional housing with supportive services for homeless veterans under the Transition in Place (TIP) model.
Moscow will submit a draft resolution to the UN Security Council on a joint international effort against the Islamic State threat.
Returning and homeless veterans will find help from local organizations, service providers and employers who will gather for the third annual Michiana Military Stand Down from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the area off of Western Avenue between Four Winds Field and the Veterans Affairs Clinic.
Informed sources said that after the Israeli army shelled the government-held areas in Golan Heights, militants of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and al-Nusra Front launched a new offensive on the Syrian soldiers’ positions to capture the remaining villages inside the Golan Heights.
An indictment of American exceptionalism…
Short and sweet, why America is surrendering its air combat capability for John McCain’s fraud…
CareerEco will host a virtual fair to introduce veterans to the graduate school opportunities provided by the Post-9/11 GI Bill®.
Vladimir Putin has made it clear that he will back Mr Assad with military support if the West launches attacks on his regime
France has carried out its first airstrikes on Islamic State positions in Syria, the Élysées Palace said in a statement. “Our country thus confirms its resolute commitment to fight against the terrorist threat represented by Daesh [Islamic State]. We will strike each time that our national security is at stake,” the French Presidency said in […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin. © Aleksey Nikolskyi / RIA Novosti 160392 The only way to settle the Syrian conflict is to support the existing legitimate government in its fight against terrorism, Russian President Vladimir Putin told CBS’s ‘60 Minutes,’ adding he wants to see a united effort to fight the threat in the region. FOLLOW […]
By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz “When new gods were chosen, then war was in the gates. Was shield or spear to be seen among forty thousand in Israel?” (Judges 5:8) T-72 Soviet Tank. (Photo: Joker Island/ Wiki Commons) Syria sent 75 Soviet tanks to Hezbollah to help them fight Al Qaeda affiliated terror groups, Kuwaiti […]
There are approximately 22 million veterans in the United States.
President Barack Obama has requested an appropriation of $168.8 billion for the Department of Veterans Affairs in the 2016 Budget.
As the Syrian civil war continues to rage and Islamic State maintains its foothold in the region, Virginia state Senator Dick Black told RT that “if the US stopped training jihadists and arming jihadists, the war will end.” In a lengthy interview, the Republican state senator connected the crisis in Syria to the actions of […]
By Sajjad Shaukat for Veterans Today Since the US-led global war on terror prolonged, media analysts started attributing it with the defeat of the United States and its allies, while opining about acceleration of terror-attacks in the volatile countries, financial crisis, American heavy cost of war etc. But, no one talks about future assessments of […]
Vladimir Kozin – The key topics during the Obama-Putin talks will be the refugee crisis and the fight against the Islamic State.
Today, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald announced the award of $4 million in renewal funding offered through the Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Program to 21 community agencies that currently provide enhanced services for homeless veterans with special needs.
Some 250 veterans from throughout the region attended Stand Down 2015 last Friday in Lowell, calling attention to the issue of homelessness among veterans and providing supplies and services to the veterans .
There is a lot more to this than is being told now.
Los Angeles elected leaders announced Tuesday that they will declare a “state of emergency” on the growing homelessness problem in the city and commit $100 million toward housing and other services for homeless people.
Community Hope, a nonprofit organization serving homeless veterans and veteran families, is hosting the Fourth Annual Stand Down in November.
For the first time since the inception of the Ukrainian crisis, German Eurofighters are set to patrol the Baltic Airspace with full ammunition.
Press TV – The Syrian government forces along with allied fighters have agreed to a ceasefire with militants in some areas in the provinces of Idlib and Damascus.