Posts Tagged: US military

U.S. eyes proposal to draft women, raise cut off age to 34

WASHINGTON – The chief of the U.S. Selective Service System has proposed registering women for the military draft and requiring that young Americans regularly inform the government about whether they have training in niche specialties needed in the armed services. The proposal, which the agency’s acting director Lewis Brodsky presented to senior Pentagon officials just

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U.S. Marines execute an Iraqi to the cheers of fellow marines

Video of Marines executing a wounded Iraqi prisoner after he was subdued and no longer a threat. The Video clip was first posted by Information Clearing House, and subsequently aired on CNN October 26, 2003. Quote from another military man about the video: I too, am recently returned from seven months in Iraq, with a

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