KABUL (Reuters) -Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has replaced his defence and interior ministers and the army chief of staff amid rising casualties among Afghanistan’s security forces in sharply increased fighting with the Taliban. The changes, announced late on Saturday by the presidential palace, come as Afghan security forces battle the...
Fort Hood, TXexpressnews.com
A new study found that women at a pair of Texas military installations, Fort Hood and Fort Bliss, face the highest sexual assault risk in the Army. The analysis by RAND used existing survey data to conclude that the risk to those at Fort Hood was nearly a third higher than the average risk faced by all women in the Army. It showed the Central Texas post was also just one of several big installations grappling with that issue.
Texas StateCBS Austin
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new study finds that female soldiers at Army bases in Texas, Colorado, Kansas and Kentucky face a greater risk of sexual assault and harassment than those at other posts, accounting for more than a third of all active duty Army women sexually assaulted in 2018. The...
The Army was in the midst of significant technological and organizational changes when Raj Iyer took the reins in 2020. Now, Iyer is deeply involved in the capital planning and execution of an $18 billion portfolio to implement an enterprise information management system that employs cloud computing, edge computing, machine learning and an increasing array of sensor systems.
Syracuse, NYPosted bySyracuse.com
Syracuse, N.Y. ― Former Syracuse University basketball players Rick Jackson and Scoop Jardine will participate in this year’s The Basketball Tournament, but they won’t be suiting up for Boeheim’s Army. While Boeheim’s Army, a team made up mostly of Syracuse basketball alums, will make its seventh TBT appearance next month...
During its protracted standoff with India in the Ladakh Valley that began a year ago, the People’s Liberation Army‘s (PLA’s) new Type 15 light tank was seen to be ideally suited to the cold, high-altitude mountainous region. Type 15 Light Tank: What We Know. Weighing in at around 35 tons,...
MilitaryPosted byTexas City News
Army Says ‘No Credible Information’ Vanessa Guillen Was Sexually Harassed Before Disappearance. The Army is disputing claims that missing soldier Vanessa Guillen was sexually harassed or assaulted before she vanished, saying that there is “no credible information” to that effect. In a press conference on Thursday afternoon, Fort Hood CID senior special agent Damon Phelps said that the Army is “aware” that the family believes that Guillen, … Read more.
Women serving at Ft. Hood, Ft. Bliss and other bases are facing a higher risk of being sexually harassed or assaulted compared to women on other installations. The list of high-risk installations has been long awaited by lawmakers, who are expected to pass landmark legislation this year reforming how the military handles sexual assault cases.
Retired U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Broadus James Jamerson III knows what it means to serve his country, having done so for more than 20 years in various capacities, including as a military police officer and company commander. His valor and dedication were undoubtedly inherited from his late father, U.S....
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Female soldiers at Army bases in Kansas, Texas, Colorado and Kentucky face a greater risk of sexual assault and harassment than those at other posts, accounting for more than a third of all active-duty Army women sexually assaulted in 2018, according to a new Rand Corp. study.