Republican candidates must focus on Obama's foreign-policy shortcomings

...individuals in Iraq to a government controlling physical territory stretching from northern Africa to the Caucasus and even Afghanistan. This does not include the individuals and lone "packs" of sympathizers in almost every developed country, including...

Helicopter fly-in at North Augusta High delivers lessons on Army jobs

...the machinery is that ... you have to be pretty savvy to operate one of these."Garbarino, who has served in Iraq, Afghanistan and in Italy during a three-year security operations mission, said that involves pilots, mechanics, system engineers...

Hearing set to debate Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl desertion charges

...Bergdahl, who faces military charges for leaving his post in Afghanistan, are likely to argue at his initial court hearing that his...Idaho native's disappearance from his post in southeastern Afghanistan on June 30, 2009. Before disappearing, Bergdahl had expressed...

Jimmy Carter's decision to boycott 1980 Moscow Olympics remains controversial

...of the most debated decisions of his presidency: boycotting the Olympics in response to the Soviet Union's invasion of Afghanistan in December 1979.For Beardsley, the recent events are especially poignant. He lost his mother to cancer and has worked...

Ft. Stewart soldier dead, another charged

...deployments. The soldier charged is Spc. Peter Petri, 25, also assigned to the 3rd ID. A cavalry scout, Petri entered active duty in February 2012 and was assigned to the unit in November 2014. He deployed to Afghanistan in 2012.

The Latest: Over 332,000 migrants reach Europe this year

...help, shelter, food and water. Most were from Syria and Afghanistan.___2:10 p.m.An administrative court in Dresden...Hungary include three Bulgarian citizens and one person from Afghanistan. One of the Bulgarians is the owner of the truck. Nearly...

9/11 remembered in Augusta area

...Center. In October 2011 he retired from the Army after 22 years, but his fiancee remains overseas in her fifth tour in Afghanistan."The countless heroes from that day to today (encompass) what this ceremony means," he said.Before going to the...

And now the consequences

...their new homelands, as have previous migration waves throughout history. But these immigrants ? mainly from Syria, Afghanistan, Libya and Iraq ? aren't your grandfather's immigrants. Or even your father's."These migrants have a certain...

Night at the Movies

...Illya Kuryakin pair up to stop an international criminal organization. Evans, ExchangeMAX (PG): A military dog from Afghanistan is adopted by his late handler's family. MastersMINIONS (PG): A journey leads the minions to Scarlet Overkill. Evans...

Night at the Movies

...an international criminal organization. Evans, Aiken (ends 8/27), Exchange, IMAXMAX (PG): A military dog from Afghanistan is adopted by his late handler's grieving family in the U.S. MastersMINIONS (PG): A journey leads the minions to...