Tag archive for ‘US Military’
By Editorial Team On Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Pentagon spends $34 million on unused military base in Afghanistan

AFP Photo/Dibyangshu Sarkar The US military has constructed a $34 million building in southwestern Afghanistan, which it initially planned to use as its headquarters. But as the US scales back its troops, the brand More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

US to deploy 200 troops to Jordan to curb Syria violence – Hagel

US soldiers prepare their gear during the Eager Lion joint military exercise near the Jordan–Saudi border, 260 km south of Amman.(AFP Photo / STR) The US will deploy 200 troops to Jordan in the coming weeks in More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, April 1st, 2013

Iraq, Afghan wars ‘most expensive’ in US history, drained defense budget for decades

The US wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will cost taxpayers up to $6 trillion, “the most expensive wars in US history,” a new report has revealed, adding that these campaigns will dominate future federal budgets More...