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SEAL left for dead in '02 may have fought on alone, video suggests

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2016

New video analysis suggests that a SEAL Team 6 fighter left for dead in a 2002 battle in Afghanistan actually lived for more than hour after his comrades left, fighting alone and killing two al-Qaida fighters. Because of the finding, Air Force Tech. Sgt. John Chapman is being considered for a posthumous Medal of Honor. The New York Times (free-article access for SmartBrief readers) (08/27)


Many US weapons are unaccounted-for, report says

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2016

GAO: Air Force doesn't know enough about A-10s to retire fleet

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2016

Warning shots fired at Iranian boats harassing Navy vessel

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2016

Navy rushes to get new carrier deployed by year's end

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2016

US seeks help in social media battle against Islamic State

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2016

White House warns of sequestration risk

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2016

Service-dog program expands to veterans with mental health challenges

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2016

Turkey tells Kurdish forces to retreat

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2016

More robust security planned for Army garrisons in Europe

ROA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2016


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