With the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
An 18-year-old Marine reservist has sued a Milford auto dealership in federal court, saying he was fired because of his service in the military.
A retired U.S. lieutenant general who made comments denigrating Islam withdrew Monday from speaking at a West Point prayer breakfast after a veterans’ advocacy group asked the Army chief of staff to rescind the invitation.
Federal officials have agreed to a new process to sell a 78-acre Stratford property once used for making Army vehicle engines.
Another Connecticut service member has been killed in Afghanistan.
Governor Dannel Malloy has ordered flags to fly at half staff in honor of the latest Connecticut serviceman killed in Afghanistan
A Connecticut man facing charges that he falsely claimed to be an Army Ranger wounded during four tours of duty in Afghanistan has apologized.
After buying more than 700,000 Colt M4 carbines, the Defense Department has started a search for the rifle’s successor, giving competitors of West Hartford-based Colt the long-awaited chance to break the company’s grip on the market.
Family members have confirmed the death of Seargeant Frank Adamski of Plainfield.
Another Connecticut service member has been killed in Afghanistan. The Defense Department says Army Private First Class David Fahy, Jr. of Norwalk died of wounds he suffered when insurgents with a homemade bomb attacked his […]