Posts tagged as U.S. military

U.S. military says strikes killed over 30 suspected militants in Somalia

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The U.S. military said on Tuesday that it had carried out two airstrikes in Somalia that killed 37 suspected militants. In a statement, the U.S. military said the strikes took place on Monday near Debatscile, Somalia and were targeting al Shabaab militants. The military said it did not assess that the strikes had killed or injured any civilians.

Mattis says US will look at possible base sites in Poland

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The U.S. military is investigating sites for a potential base in Poland, a country that has offered up to $2 billion toward developing infrastructure for stationing a permanent American military force. The Pentagon will look at land the Poles have offered to determine if a base makes sense there, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday. “The first thing we have to do is look at what are they offering, because…

Joint Terminal Attack Controllers will be able to train in Kazlų Rūda Training Area

Monday, August 13, 2018

As conditions of training for both, our and allied soldiers, in Lithuania are further enhanced, the work is also ongoing at the Lithuanian Armed Forces Kazlų Rūda Training Area, district of Marijampolė. The work is approaching completion and certification of an air firing range complying with NATO standards where aircraft crews will be able to train delivering fire at ground targets and Joint Terminal Attack Controllers will be able to…