The last U.S. aircraft took off from Kabul airport on Monday, Aug. 30 fulfilling the withdrawal promise made by President Joe Biden.
Este esfuerzo se produce después de un año en el que las fuerzas armadas estadounidenses han sido objeto de un fuerte escrutinio tras una serie de casos de gran repercusión.
The effort comes after a year where U.S. armed forces came under heavy scrutiny following a number of high-profile cases.
La prohibición fue promulgada por el predecesor de Biden en enero de 2019.
The ban was enacted by Biden’s predecessor in January of 2019.
Vanessa Guillen’s case highlighted violence and sexism in the military on U.S. soil. Today, she is remembered.
La reciente falta de respeto del Presidente a los militares viene con sus repercusiones.
The President’s recent disrespect to the military comes with its repercussions, no matter how strong he had perceived its alliance to be.
"El movimiento #MeToo de los militares: Un examen del acoso sexual y las represalias percibidas en el Departamento de Defensa".
On July 29, the House Subcommittee on Military Personnel held a hearing titled: “The Military’s #MeToo Movement: An examination of Sexual Harassment and Perceived Retaliation in the DoD.”
The U.S. Supreme Court has given the green light to the partial ban of transgender people in the military, in a deeply divisive decision for the body.
La Corte Suprema estadounidense ha dado luz verde a la prohibición parcial de personas transgénero en el ejército, en una decisión profundamente divisiva en el órgano.
The President has assured that from now on "things will be done militarily" on the border.
El Presidente ha asegurado que a partir de ahora “se harán las cosas militarmente” en la frontera.
Más de 800 efectivos de las FFAA son dreamers beneficiarios del programa. La derogación de DACA generaría una baja en el reclutamiento de nuevas y mejor capacitadas tropas.
The Trump administration has already imposed sanctions on Maduro and members of his government and Washington has indicated that it is prepared to go further.
Last Monday the US president asked the Armed Forces and the country to trust his new military strategy in Afghanistan. But he did so without giving precise figures or explanations about his plans.
In a televised speech, Trump said he wants to expand US military intervention in Afghanistan and South Asia. However, he didn't give specific detail on how he plans to do it, how many troops he would commit or how he would evaluate success.
An American warship collided early Monday with an oil tanker east of Singapore, and ten sailors are missing.
Congressman Adriano Espaillat (New York) and Rep. Dwight Evans of Pennsylvania have introduced a bill that will fight the resurgence of racial hatred in the United States.
How did we get here? Why does it appear that we’re on the brink of a war in Asia, one that could involve nuclear weapons? North Korea has had nuclear-weapons capacity for at least 10 years now. Have its recent advances been so dramatic and significant to force the United States to wage a preventive war? No. The crisis we now find ourselves in has been exaggerated and mishandled by the Trump administration to a degree that is deeply worrying and dangerous.
Arguing economic reasons, President Trump announced that the Department of Defense will not re-recruit transgender people. Several studies indicate that the president not only takes a step back in the inclusion of the LGBT community to the Armed Forces, but that its measurement could affect the troop's morale.
Guam is an unincorporated territory of the United States located about 3,400 kilometers southeast of North Korea.
Argumentando razones económicas, el presidente Trump anunció que el Departamento de Defensa no volverá a reclutar a personas transgénero. Varios estudios indican que el mandatario no solo da un paso atrás en la inclusión de la comunidad LGBT a las FFAA, sino que su medida podría afectar moralmente a la tropa.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois have introduced a new DREAM Act. Oh boy. I really wish they hadn’t done that.