Nation Topics - US Military
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To the myth-makers of war, the Americans in Iraq look
like the Russians in Chechnya.
At long last, the military appears to be gearing up to try some of the
Guantánamo Bay prisoners.
In the name of fighting terrorism, the Army has established a domestic command.
He might have the toughest detail this war has to offer.
Perhaps Americans can be excused for imagining that "regime change" in
Iraq would be a cakewalk.
Officers are raising serious questions about manpower, morale and
America is living in the blowback years.
The New York City public school system doesn't have the money, time or
organizational skills to make sure every child has a dictionary--or a
The military needs more lawyers. More accurately, the Defense Department
wants military recruiters to recruit law students on campus and through
The arrangements are in place. What's missing is any sense they could go awry.