Kentucky National Guard leadership will say farewell to approximately 20 members of the Kentucky Army National Guard's 1103rd Law and Order Detachment who are scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan for the next year.
President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania Trump, have greeted U.S. troops in Germany. It was the president's second visit to U.S. troops abroad in the last day. He stopped at Ramstein Air Force Base on his way back from Iraq.
The Pentagon is developing plans to withdraw up to half of the 14,000 American troops serving in Afghanistan, U.S. officials said Thursday, marking a sharp change in the Trump administration’s policy aimed at forcing the Taliban to the peace table after more than 17 years of war.
President Donald Trump says the number of military troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexican border could reach 15,000 — roughly double the number the Pentagon said it currently plans for a mission whose dimensions are shifting daily.
The Pentagon says the two Americans killed in Afghanistan in an apparent insider attack by Afghan soldiers were Air Force special operations troops, including a Lexington Catholic High School graduate from Lexington.
Memorial Day is meant to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice but we also want to keep in mind those who are still fighting to keep us safe. One local company gives troops overseas a little taste of home.
The memory of a fallen soldier is helping current troops celebrate the holidays. It’s called Operation Dustin Gross in honor of Private First Class Gross who was a Mt. Sterling native killed in Afghanistan in May.