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Coast Guard medevacs man 160 miles east of Boston | DVIDS

160 miles east of Boston a 35-year-old man was suffering from minor lacerations after falling overboard. The man was fishing off a 72-foot commercial fishing vehicle. The Coast Guard was called in to action and medevacked the man back to the mainland for treatment. Source: https://www.dvidshub.net/video/773353/coast-guard-medevacs-man-160-miles-east-boston Read More »

5 Lesser-known details about ‘Black Hawk Down’ | Army Times

Based off of a true story Black Hawk Down has become military movie fans favorites. Featuring a storyline that involves a crashed helicopter and heroism the movie makes history. However, the Army Times writes about five things you might have missed while watching Black Hawk Down and expands on the true story. Source: https://www.armytimes.com/news/your-army/2020/11/18/5-lesser-known-details-about-black-hawk-down/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=EBB%2011.19.20&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief Read More »

Friday focus: Train to compete, not just survive | Military.com

Stew Smith shares motivating ideas when you feel defeated in completing your military program. During his first marathon, it stuck to him a quote to “Train to compete, not just survive.” Active duty members who compete to win something were the ones who not only made it to the training, but they made it through the training. Stew said that the big idea here ... Read More »

Your habits should change with seasons | Michael Hyatt

We usually experience a distraction or change in circumstances along the way when forming a new habit. Change is something inevitable and that we should learn to live by. When this happens, we tend to break the habit created. Michael Hyatt shares in this podcast how we can consistently work on our habits even in changes of seasons in our ... Read More »

Biden transition: Why US spy world is feeling uneasy right now | BBC News

The US intelligence and national security community face a difficult transition after the US Election. America’s national security is being accused of being a “deep state” of conspiring against President Trump leading to many changes of sackings and appointments. The refusal to acknowledge Joe Biden’s win can also lead to real consequences for national security as he has not received ... Read More »

Report finds Australian troops unlawfully killed 39 Afghans | AP News

39 Afghans were unlawfully killed by SAS troops a military report reveals. The report mentions Australian troops allegedly shooting prisoners to get their “first kill.” This practice was known as blooding. The troops in question would plant weapons on the bodies to make it look as though they were killed in action. Around 25 members have been named as the ... Read More »

Officials defuse 2 IED, saving civilians lives | Khaama Press

Afghan security forces defused at least two improvised explosive devices (IED) that were planted on the side of a road and endangering at least ten civilians. These explosives were planted by Taliban militants in the Urgon district of Paktika province, stated the Ministry of Defense. Afghan National Defense and Security Forces also carried out several operations in the nearby area, ... Read More »