Military
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Trump pardons U.S. soldiers

by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/18/19, 11:43 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Friday said his leniency toward three U.S. military members accused of war crimes would give armed services members “the confidence to fight.” White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said the president is responsible for ensuring the law is enforced and that “mercy is granted” when appropriate.

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United States marks Veterans Day

by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/11/19, 11:04 am

Many Americans bundled up against a wintry cold front as they headed out to celebrate Veterans Day on Monday. President Donald Trump spoke at New York City’s Veterans Day parade and laid a wreath in Madison Square Park with first lady Melania Trump. Restaurants and businesses across the country offered free meals and special discounts to veterans, and cities held parades and other events to thank those who served or are serving in the U.S. military.

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Trump introduces hero who cornered ISIS leader

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 10/29/19, 10:21 am

The U.S. soldier who chased terrorist Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi until the moment of his death was a military canine.

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