Former A1C Benjamin Hutchins will receive a Silver Star
on Nov. 4 during a ceremony at Fort Bragg, N.C., for risking his life
in a series of actions over three days in November 2009 near the Bala
Murghab River in Afghanistan, according to a spokesman from Air Combat
The Defense Department has reversed its previous statement that ISIS used chemical weapons against US troops during an encounter on Sept. 20.
Kirtland AFB, N.M.—The
US military will not move to adopt a "no first use" policy of nuclear
weapons, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday, in a message to
comfort allies increasingly concerned over North Korea's increasing
public tests of missiles and nuclear weapons.
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