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Rapid Equipping Force bringing swift solutions to Soldiers

During Operation Atlantic Resolve in Europe, Soldiers were tasked to move ammunition around Eastern Europe but lacked sufficient trailers to haul it, said Col....

US Soldiers sharpen tactical, anti-terrorism skills in Jordan

AMMAN, Jordan: A radio crackles to life on what seems like another routine security patrol in a remote village. 1st Lt. Brent Lemler, of...

US Soldiers gear up for solar eclipse

On Monday, Aug. 21, the United States will experience a solar eclipse, where the moon passes between the sun and the Earth. For Soldiers...

Mountain Warfare School shows Soldiers how to take fight to the hills

CAMP ETHAN ALLEN TRAINING SITE: Mountain warfare can be unforgiving, and if a Soldier is ill-prepared, the mountains and rough terrain can become a...

‘Third arm’ may lessen Soldier’s burden, increase lethality

Future ground troops may one day have a "third arm" device attached to their protective vests that will hold their weapon, lessening the weight...

US Army test Stryker upgraded with 30mm cannon, more upgrades to come

For the first time, Soldiers got to unleash the distinct "brrrt" gunfire of a 30-millimeter cannon mounted on top of a Stryker combat vehicle...

Bring back our gear, Israel’s army begs ex-soldiers

Israel's army is searching for hundreds of weapons and tens of thousands of munitions -- from its own former soldiers. It turns out that many...

US Army wants lighter, better protective equipment for Soldiers

The Army's been focused on lightening the load carried by Soldiers for some time now, in both equipment and protective gear. The effort has...
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Remote-controlled weapons augment Soldiers on perimeter at NIE 16.1

Remotely-controlled weapons systems have drastically reduced the number of Soldiers needed for perimeter security at an expeditionary base camp here. "Every Soldier I have assigned...

US Army sees challenges ahead to recruiting future Soldiers

WASHINGTON: This fiscal year the Army will make its mission of 59,000 active-duty accessions who enter basic combat training, Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Snow said. However,...