April 2, 2024 Release Number 20240402- 01 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TAMPA, Fla. – U.S. Central Command conducted an airdrop of humanitarian assistance into Northern Gaza on April 2, 2024, at 1:23 p.m. (Gaza time) to provide essential relief to civilians affected by the ongoing conflict. The joint operation included four C-130 U.S. Air Force aircraft and U.S. Army Soldiers specialized in […]

The U.S. has shot down and destroyed more 100 Houthi missiles since January. March 12, 2024, 2:37 AM ET • 3 min read LONDON — The United States has conducted six defense strikes and fired 18 anti-ship missiles in Yemen after the Houthis fired two anti-ship ballistic missiles into the Red Sea, according to the […]

The United States made a second round of airdrops of humanitarian aid into the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, as the Biden administration continued its efforts to prevent a greater humanitarian disaster in the Palestinian territory. U.S. Air Force cargo planes dropped 36,800 ready-to-eat meals, in a joint operation with the Jordanian Air Force, “to provide […]

Israel conducts airstrikes in Rafah Chantal Da Silva Despite mounting concerns about the more than 1 million Palestinians crowded into largely makeshift shelters in Rafah, Israel confirmed today that it conducted airstrikes in the area. “The IDF conducted a series of strikes on terror targets in the area of Shaboura in the southern Gaza Strip,” the Israel Defense Forces […]

The United States on Friday carried out a series of military strikes against Iranian forces and the militias they support in seven sites in Syria and Iraq, marking a sharp escalation of the war in the Middle East that the Biden administration has for four months sought to avoid. The airstrikes, targeting command and control […]

Al Jazeera rejects Israel’s ‘terrorist’ claims against slain journalists Jennifer Jett Al Jazeera strongly condemned what it called the Israel Defense Forces’ “false and misleading” efforts to justify the killing of its employee Hamza Wael Al-Dahdouh and other journalists during the Israel-Hamas war. Dahdouh, 27, and his colleague Mustafa Thuraya were killed in a strike […]

This UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter belonging to Charlie Company, 1-52 General Support Aviation Battalion, is parked in the hangar at Fort Wainwright after flying to Tok, Alaska, and back for an aeromedical evacuation. The Arctic Dustoff crew evacuated a patient from the village to the hospital in Fairbanks on New Year’s Eve. (Photo by Eve […]

The US Navy has deployed a multi-purpose support ship to search for a US Army MH-60 Blackhawk helicopter that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea. The aircraft carried five servicemen from the US Army Special Operations when the incident occurred on November 10. The team was conducting routine flight training in the region. By November 13, […]

The PRC, Vietnam, and Taiwan each claim sovereignty over the Paracel Islands. All three claimants require either permission or advance notification before a military vessel or warship engages in “innocent passage” through their territorial sea, in violation of international law. Under customary international law as reflected in the Law of the Sea Convention, the ships […]

BLACK SKIES was developed in 2022The U.S. Space Force successfully concluded BLACK SKIES 23-3, the third iteration of Space Training and Readiness Command’s exercise series focused on tactical Space Electromagnetic Warfare. (U.S. Space Force image) (U.S. SPACE FORCE) – The U.S. Space Force successfully concluded BLACK SKIES 23-3, the third iteration of Space Training and […]

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