Military guard

DVIDS – News – New courses help Minnesota National Guard stay fit to fight

February 18, 2021 (COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.) – Members of the Minnesota National Guard Service participated in a Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) Facilitator Course at the General Vessey Readiness Center in Arden Hills from January 11-13, 2022 . “I’ve been on the full soldier fitness course since 2019. I’ve been on part of the wellness […]

Army commander

US Army Commander in PH for Planned War Games – Manila Bulletin

A senior United States Army official visited the Philippines and paid a courtesy visit to General Andres Centino, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), on Monday, February 21, to discuss the joint army’s conduct of exercises next month. Gen. Andres Centino (right), Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff, […]

Army commander

Lieutenant General Dwivedi takes over as Commander of the Northern Army

Lieutenant General Upendra Dwivedi on Tuesday assumed the appointment of General Officer Commander-in-Chief of the prestigious Northern Command. Lt. Gen. Upendra Dwivedi was Deputy Army Chief of Staff before being appointed Army Commander, Northern Command. He was commissioned into the Jammu And Kashmir Rifles Regiment and in a career spanning over 37 years served in […]

Army commander

Lt. Gen. Rana Pratap Kalita takes over as Eastern Army Commander

General Kalita is an alumnus of the Defense Services Staff College, Higher Command, National Defense College and served twice with the United Nations as a Military Observer in Sierra Leone and Chief of Operations in Sudan . General Kalita was appointed to 9 KUMAON in 1984 and has extensive operational experience in Sri Lanka, Jammu […]

Military guard

175th Wing Maryland National Guard welcomes first female wing commander

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Jori Robinson became the first woman to lead the 175th Wing when she assumed command during a change of command ceremony Jan. 7, 2021, at Warfield Air National Guard Base at Martin Airport. State here. U.S. Army Gen. Timothy Gowen, Maryland’s adjutant general, was the president of the Maryland Air […]

Army commander

Northern Army Commander Visits His Ist CO KS Jamwal – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

GOC-in-C, Northern Command, Lt Gen YK Joshi visits his 1st CO, Col (Retd), KS Jamwal in Jammu on Monday. Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, 24th Jan: GOC-in-C, Northern Command, Lt Gen YK Joshi visited Colonel KS Jamwal (Ret’d), his first Commanding Officer at his residence in Jammu today.The army commander was appointed in the 13 JAK RIF, […]

Army commander

Biden attends Beau’s army commander’s funeral, then makes an unscheduled stop at Harry Reid’s coffin

President Joe Biden attends his second large-scale funeral Wednesday in a week’s time, as he and First Lady Jill Biden pay their final respects to a senior army general who served as the commanding officer of their late son Beau Biden in Iraq. General Raymond Odierno, who was also the army chief of staff under […]

Military guard

Biddle ANG Base Welcomes Congressional Delegation> Air National Guard> Post Display

BIDDLE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Pa .– A congressional delegation led by United States Congresswoman Madeleine Dean visited the 111th Attack Wing at Biddle Air National Guard Base in Horsham, Pa. On December 21, 2021. The group of federal and state representatives received an organizational and base update and met with members of the command […]

Military guard

Capitol Hill Police may request National Guard backup faster under new plan

Capitol Hill security officials will be able to request emergency assistance from National Guard troops more quickly as part of a measure finalized by Congress on Tuesday night. The move comes nearly a year after the assault on Capitol Hill by protesters determined to disrupt the certification of the 2020 presidential election. As crowds overwhelmed […]

Army commander

Army chief meets with Mexican army commander

TBS Report 13 December 2021, 19:40 Last modification: December 13, 2021, 8:29 PM Army Chief of Staff Gen. SM Shafiuddin Ahmed met with Mexican Army Commander Gen. Eufemio Alberto Ibarra Flores on Monday at army headquarters. The two exchanged greetings and discussed the existing friendly relations between the armies of the two countries, read a […]

Army commander

India Army Commander to attend Indian CDS funeral

COLOMBO (New 1st); Chief of Defense Staff and Army Commander General Shavendra Silva departs for New Delhi early Friday (10) to attend the military funeral of India’s first Chief of Staff , General Bipin Rawat, who was killed in a helicopter crash. Wednesday (8) with his wife and 11 other people, including soldiers. General Shavendra […]

Military guard

Ex-DC Guard Alleges Army Generals Lied to Congress in Jan.6 Response

Former DC National Guard official alleged that two army generals “lied” to Congress in their testimony about the United States Capitol riot, Politico first reported on Monday. The big picture: Colonel Earl Matthews, who served on January 6, alleges in a memo that the official version of the military response is “worthy of the best […]

Army commander

EXCLUSIVE: Photos and identities of four Nigerian soldiers killed alongside army commander Brigadier General Zirkusu by ISWAP terrorists

Four soldiers and a commander, Brigadier General Dzarma Zirkusu, were killed on Saturday by fighters from the Islamic State of West Africa (ISWAP) province and not four as the Nigerian military claims. reported to SaharaReporters military sources. Army public relations director Onyema Nwachukwu said in a statement that a brigadier general and three other soldiers […]

Army commander

Army Commander Andres Centino is the new AFP chief

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 12) – The Commander of the Philippine Army, Lieutenant General Andres Centino, has been appointed the new Chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Centino succeeded chief of staff Jose Faustino Jr., who retired after a four-month stint. In his speech at the change of command ceremony at Camp […]

Military guard

A “Changing of the Guard” in the Texas State Guard

By David Brown, Adj1, TXSG, QG Brigadier General Woods (left) assumed his duties as Acting Commander of the Texas State Guard after Major General Bodisch (right) recently retired after 33 years of service. AUSTIN, Texas – On Sunday, October 31, as dignitaries, officials from the Texas Military Department (TMD) and members of the 6th Brigade […]

Army commander

Army commander inaugurates national and social development projects in Jaffna

General Shavendra Silva General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces and Commander of the Army at the invitation of the Headquarters of the Security Forces – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) inaugurated on November 3 in Jaffna a series of megaprojects of national and social importance. Upon his arrival at Palay airport, Major General Jagath […]

Military guard

Coastguards are key to defending Taiwan against China

As China increases the strength of its forces and the frequency of its naval exercises, it is increasingly evident that Taiwan’s sovereignty could be threatened. A Chinese incursion or major attack can take the form of an embargo, blockade, airborne assault, cyber warfare, or amphibious attack – or, more likely, in concert. Taiwan faces the […]

Army commander

Canadian Army Commander’s Choice Latest Charged With Sexual Misconduct | Canada

The Canadian military has delayed the appointment of its next army commander after allegations of sexual misconduct were made against the man chosen for the role – the latest in a series of senior officers subject to conduct investigation. Lieutenant-General Trevor Cadieu was to be sworn in as head of the Canadian army in a […]

Army commander

New Canadian Army Commander investigated for sexual misconduct

Lieutenant-General. Trevor Cadieu, who was to take command of the Canadian military, is now the subject of a police investigation after allegations of sexual misconduct, the newspaper confirmed. Cadieu denied any wrongdoing. The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service has taken a statement from a former serviceman, a woman, regarding the allegations against Cadieu and further […]

Army commander

Brig. General Wilbur Mamawag is Acting Army Commander in the Eastern Visayas

Brigadier General Wilbur Mamawag has been appointed Acting Commander of the 8th Infantry Division (ID). Photo courtesy of the Philippine Army Facebook page CITY OF TACLOBAN –– Eastern Visayas have a new senior military official. Brigadier General Wilbur Mamawag was appointed Acting Commander of the 8th Infantry Division (ID) in Simple Rites at the Division […]

Army commander

Mnangagwa appoints Lt. Gen. David Sigauke as new army commander

HARARE – President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday appointed Lieutenant General David Sigauke as the new commander of the Zimbabwe National Army. Sigauke, who was Chief of Staff (General Staff), replaces Lieutenant General Edzai Chimonyo, who died of cancer last month. Brigadier General Emmanuel Matatu, who headed the Zimbabwe National Defense University, is the new Chief […]

Army commander

Zelensky replaces the commander-in-chief of the army

On July 27, President Volodymyr Zelensky sacked Ruslan Khomchak from the post of Commander-in-Chief of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, appointing Major General Valeriy Zaluzhny on the same day. This is according to Serhiy Nykyforov, the press secretary of the Ukrainian president, who spoke at a briefing in Kiev on Tuesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “The […]

Peacekeeper

UNIFIL and the FAL pay tribute to the French peacekeepers who fell in combat

UNIFIL and the Lebanese Armed Forces (FAL) today paid tribute to a fallen French peacekeeper, who died on Saturday from health problems, in a solemn ceremony held at a base French UNIFIL in Deir Kifa, southern Lebanon. Speaking on behalf of the UNIFIL family, Acting Force Commander Brigadier General Irvine Nii-Ayitey Aryeetey expressed his sincere […]

Army commander

President relieves army commander Korom of his duties

President János Áder has relieved Ferenc Korom of his post as commander of the Hungarian armed forces, according to a decree published in the official Magyar Közlöny newspaper on Wednesday. Korom’s relief was proposed by the Minister of Defense and will take effect on June 1, according to the decree. Áder appointed Lieutenant General Ferenc […]

Army commander

Nigeria’s top military commander killed in plane crash, World News

Nigerian army commander Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and other officers were killed on Friday when their plane crashed in bad weather in the north of the country, officials said. Army chief of staff Attahiru was only appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari in January as part of a reshuffle of the military high command to better […]

Army commander

Nigerian army chief killed in plane crash

Published on: 05/22/2021 – 02:24Amended: 05/22/2021 – 02:08 Nigerian army commander Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and other officers were killed on Friday when their plane crashed in bad weather in the north of the country, officials said. Army chief of staff Attahiru was only appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari in January as part of a […]

Peacekeeper

Russia deploys first peacekeepers to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone

More than 400 military personnel have arrived in Karabakh, said Russian Chief of Staff Sergei Rudskoy, giving peacekeepers control of the Lachin Corridor, a key connection between Armenia and the Nagorno-Karabakh region . A still image from a video released by the Russian Defense Ministry shows a military vehicle exiting a plane as Russian peacekeepers […]

Military guard

Marine’s family who murdered Taliban prisoner receive military guard for fear of Islamic revenge attacks

Marine’s family who murdered Taliban prisoner receive military guard for fear of Islamic revenge attacks The identity of killer soldier ‘Marine A’ may soon be lifted when sentenced Soldier becomes first since WWII to be convicted of murder in combat His lawyers will try to keep his name a secret amid fears of revenge attacks […]