Home Tags Troops

Tag: troops

Pentagon to request thousands more US troops for Afghanistan

The US military will ask the Donald Trump administration next week to deploy thousands more troops to Afghanistan, a senior official says. US media have...

Troops mass in Pyongyang show of strength

North Korea's military forces were massed in Pyongyang on Saturday (Apr 14) for a show of strength by leader Kim Jong-Un as tensions mount...

Pentagon reviewing how it counts troop numbers

The Pentagon is reviewing how it counts US troop numbers in Iraq and Syria, an official said Monday, as it moves from Obama-era troop...
Syrian Army

US plans for Syria include another 1,000 troops: US official

Up to 1,000 additional US troops could deploy to northern Syria under provisional plans drawn up by the Pentagon, a US defense official said...

German troops bulk up NATO-led force in Lithuania

Several hundred German soldiers arrived in Lithuania on Tuesday as part of the multinational NATO battalion being deployed in the country, part of the...

US troops arriving in Poland draw Russian ire

US troops and tanks began streaming into Poland Thursday as part of one of the largest deployments of US forces in Europe since the...

Pentagon scraps Iraq, Afghan enlistment bonus repayments

The Pentagon said Tuesday it was dropping its efforts to recoup recruitment bonuses paid to more than 15,000 California National Guard staff a decade...

Pentagon chief announces 200 more US troops for Syria

Washington will send another 200 troops to Syria to help an alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters seize the Islamic State group bastion of...

US reinforcing troops in Europe as planned

The United States is continuing to reinforce its military forces in Europe as planned, irrespective of President-elect Donald Trump's future intentions, the Pentagon said...

US to deploy 330 troops in Norway

The United States will deploy over 300 troops in Norway, the Norwegian government announced Monday, in a move set to upset neighbouring Russia. The 330...