WW1: 10,000 walk to remember the brave soldiers lost in the Great War

Thousands and thousands lay at the feet – a poignant reminder of those golden boys who lay down their lives in the muddy, bloody hell of the Western Front.

Mixed Reactions as Trump Slams Pentagon Chiefs For Reluctance to Pull Out of ‘Endless Wars’

The statement drew mixed reactions, with some lambasting the president for attacking his own administration, and some insisting that the remarks made sense, citing Dwight Eisenhower’s warning in 1961 about the threat posed by joint efforts of the US military and the private arms industry.

Army veteran, 33, shoots himself dead in Facebook live-stream despite friends’ desperate attempts to reach him and stop the tragedy

Josh Steen, a friend and co-host of a podcast with McNutt, told Heavy: ’He didn’t seem to be the same guy that left for Iraq once he exited the service. I spent many a late night in our studio, via text message, and in person talking with him about life and his struggles.

Veterans Advocate Says Trump Has ‘No Integrity’ and ‘No Honor’

The White House, as well as multiple current and former Trump administration officials, have dismissed the reporting by The Atlantic, which relied on anonymous sources, as “false.” But critics of the president pointed out that some of the remarks attributed to the president aligned with previous public statements he had made.

In Veteran’s Group Ad, WWII Survivor Condemns Trump and His GOP Allies, Says Troops ‘Are Not Losers’

The White House denied The Atlantic’s report, calling it “malicious lies.” Nevertheless, former Major General Paul Eaton, former Iraq veteran and Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg and various veterans groups have all criticized Trump for his alleged remarks.

China tech veterans to launch ‘domestic replacement’ fund amid US sanctions

Chinese tech veterans, including former executives at Huawei and SMIC, are planning to launch a “domestic replacement” fund by the end of the year to help create China’s next tech giant and support Chinese companies sanctioned by Washington. Venture capital firm China Europe Capital aims to raise 5 billion yuan ($731.46 million) for the fund […]

Veteran Pakistani actresses call for peace through new protest rap

The escalation of skirmishes between the two countries following the February Pulwama attack is yet to die down. So, in a clarion call for peace, the renowned actress collaborated with her sisters, actor Asma Abbas and Neelum Ahmed Basheer, for the song. Titled ‘Humsaye Maa Jaye’, it borrows the tune of Bollywood song ‘Kajra Mohabbat […]

Ambassador to France says Trump never disparaged war dead

United States Ambassador to France Jamie McCourt said Monday President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump-backed candidate wins NH GOP Senate primary to take on Shaheen Trump, supporters gather without masks in NC despite request from local GOP official Trump-backed candidate wins NH GOP primary to take on Pappas MORE never disparaged fallen American soldiers despite recent allegations.

Hundreds of mourners salute Royal Navy doctor who saved hundreds of lives in the Falklands War

Surgeon Captain Rick Jolly OBE treated friend and foe alike in his medical station in an old refrigeration compartment, which was famed as “the red and green life machine”.

A World War II veteran will get his final wish to have Juicy Fruit-themed casket

Oakey received a contact to the company’s president from a community member and within a few days he received a call from the vice president granting permission to use the logo. The company’s president also reached out a week later saying he would not only be proud to have the Juicy Fruit logo on casket, […]