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People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers shout as they practise with knives during a training session on snow-covered ground at a military base in Heihe, Heilongjiang province March 18, 2015.

China’s military power may surpass the US’s faster than you think, thanks to 6 shrewd strategies

China's military is well on its way to besting the US's technologic edge. A top US defense expert broke down how China's doing it.

Here’s why the Russian military has so many serious accidents

In recent weeks, dozens of people have been killed or wounded in three different accidents. Here's why Russia's armed forces have so many accidents.
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the Navy Day parade in Saint Petersburg

Russia’s military has been rocked by a string of explosions and fires in recent weeks that have left dozens dead or wounded

Russia's accident-prone military has seen a fire on a secret submarine, an ammo depot shockwave and explosion, and a rocket engine explosion.
North Korean students use different coloured cardboards to form a picture of a child in uniform as a background during a mass gymnastic and artistic performance "Arirang", in Pyongyang July 26, 2013, as part of celebrations ahead of the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War. The games are the world's biggest choreographed extravaganza, part circus act, part rhythmic gymnastics floor, with plenty of reverence for the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.

North Korea is ‘brainwashing’ children as young as 4 for future service in Kim Jong Un’s massive military, a refugee says

In North Korea, children sing songs about being the guns and bombs for General Kim Jong Un and pose with plastic AK-47 rifles in preschool.
Recruits drill at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.

This is what 24 hours is really like for recruits at US Marine Corps boot camp

A Marine veteran shares her experience of what 24 hours is really like at the legendary Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island in South Carolina.

As Hong Kong fights for its life, an embarrassed China has only violence to offer

"China's in a position where its usual ways of dealing with unrest have failed" in what Evan Fowler called a "massive loss of face" for the party.

Trump’s response to North Korea’s latest missile test suggests ‘fire and fury’ may still be coming

President Donald Trump's response to the launches suggests that with more missiles flying, the US and North Korea could resume their hostile stance.

The Amex Platinum is available to active-duty servicemembers at no annual fee — but even with the fee, the credit card is a great value

Here's how active-duty US servicemembers can get the Amex Platinum Card's fee waived. The card offers a fantastic value and great travel benefits.

Iran’s best weapon in the new tanker wars against the US and UK is looking more and more like a dud

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Iran couldn't raise oil prices that much, even if it was able to shut down a key passage for oil tankers.

‘Yang for Area 51’: Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said he would ‘love’ to declassify Area 51 if he could to pr...

Yang said this in response to a viral Facebook event to "storm Area 51" and "see them aliens," with 1.7 million people marked "going" on Facebook.