Defense Department Installs new U.S. Central Command General

General Kenneth “Frank” McKenzie retires. The U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) announced the retirement of Marine Corps General Kenneth “Frank” McKenzie last week. He had served in the military…

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Military Leaders Warn of al Qaeda Re-emergence

They could threaten the U.S. homeland within a year. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley, and General Kenneth “Frank” McKenzie, commander…

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China may Fill Middle East Gap as U.S. Departs

CENTCOM commander voices concern over possible power vacuum. Marine Corps General Frank McKenzie, commander of the U.S. Central Command, recently expressed the concern the U.S. has regarding the…

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Iran Issues Threat to President Trump

U.S. military taking preventive measures in Persian Gulf. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently vowed revenge for the airstrike that killed General Soleimani one year ago. In a speech…

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Pentagon Sends B-52s to Middle East

Intended as “deterrence mission” against Iran. A pair of B-52 bombers were flown into the Middle East Thursday from Barksdale AFB in Louisiana. Military officials have seen some indications…

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U.S. Drawing Down Troops in Iraq this Month

Some will remain for fight against ISIS. The head of the U.S. Central Command announced Wednesday the withdrawal of about half of the remaining American soldiers in Iraq.…

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