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Taiwan calls on youth to join army as China threat looms

TAIPEI: Taiwan's defence minister called on youths to join the army Monday (Dec 12) after Chinese military aircraft came near the island over the …

Watch the Marines' F-35 fire an 80-round burst from its gun pod for the first time

On July 6 at the Naval Air Station at Patuxent River in Maryland, US Marines carried out the first successful test of the F-35B's GAU-22 gun pod. Five days later, the gun pod fired its first 80-round burst.<p><i>Produced by Jacqui Frank. Original reporting by Alex Lockie</i>.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

Pictures: US Navy F/A-18C Hornet Fighters Crossing Decks with French Navy Aircraft Carrier CDG

a<p><b>Naval Forces News - USA, France</b><p><b>Pictures: US Navy F/A-18C Hornet Fighters Crossing Decks with French Navy Aircraft Carrier CDG</b><p>The French Navy (Marine …

The US military has a system for writing efficient emails that anyone can use

But there's at least one thing most of us rarely imagine soldiers and sailors learning to do: wading through their inboxes.<p>But, of course, just like the rest of us, folks in the military face the daunting task of keeping on top of an endless stream of messages.<p>And, adding to their burden, in their …

Twitter reinstates racist leader's account

Twitter was supposed to have cracked down on "alt-right" racism back in mid-November, but it appears to be having second thoughts. The social network has reinstated the account of Richard B. Spencer, the white nationalist leader whose groups were an important part of the crackdown. He'd originally …

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