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Delta Force Raid Captures High-Ranking ISIS Commander

<i>first published on March 4, 2016 by Will</i><p><b>Just hours after Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced that Delta Force (Combat Applications Group) will</b> …

What marijuana does to your body and brain

Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug— something with "no accepted medical use" — means it is pretty tough to study.<p>Yet numerous anecdotal reports as well as some studies have linked marijuana with several purported health benefits, from pain relief to helping with certain forms of …

Cannabis

British special forces troops to launch double attack on Isis in Iraq and Libya

British special forces are preparing to launch a two-pronged attack on the Islamic State (Isis) strongholds of Mosul in Iraq and Sirte in Libya. …

Deported veterans fight to return 'home' from Mexico

<b>Tijuana, Mexico (CNN) —</b> In a strip mall on a dusty street, a group of U.S. military veterans gather. Like any group of old soldiers, they joke, swap stories and keep each others' spirits up. But they aren't in Texas or California. This isn't a local VFW. This is Tijuana, Mexico a place most of …

Immigration

Most powerful special forces in the world

In a world where everyday news is full of terrorist attacks and organised crime, special forces have an unavoidable role in any nation's …

Islam

Warrior Profile: Tom Spooner, US Army Delta Force

Northern Red’s Tom Spooner is a warrior’s warrior who continues to serve his country and its many veterans after his 21-year career in U.S. Army …

Military

March to martial law? Undercover Special Forces to sweep US Southwest

As elite branches of the US military prepare to hold military training in seven southwest states, with some troops operating incognito among …

French Special Forces and Spies Might Be Secretly Fighting the Islamic State in Libya | VICE News

Five years after it ended an eight-month military campaign in Libya in November 2011 called Operation Harmattan, France is reportedly back on the ground in the North African country, according to information published by French daily <i>Le Monde</i>. But this time, France is allegedly carrying out …

National Security

REPORT: French special forces are waging a 'secret war' against ISIS in Libya

It said President Francois Hollande had authorized "unofficial military action" by both an elite armed forces unit and the covert action service of the DGSE intelligence agency in the conflict-ridden North African state, which has two rival governments and largely ungoverned desert spaces.<p>What Le …

Special Forces