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Runit Dome on the Enewetak Atoll of the Marshall Islands.

A ‘tomb’ in the Marshall Islands contains enough radioactive waste to fill 35 Olympic-sized pools. It’s starting to crack.

The US buried contaminated soil from nuclear tests in a covered pit in the Marshall Islands. Locals worry rising seas could force the structure open.
President Donald Trump speaks to Air Force personnel at at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, September 15, 2017.

Every time Trump has attacked American veterans or military families

Here are all of the former US veterans or their families that President Donald Trump has disparaged over the years.

PM Lee, Trump renew key defence pact on US use of Singapore air, naval bases

Trump said the US was “close friends” with Singapore, and he and PM Lee had gotten to know each other very well. 

THEN AND NOW: How women’s roles have changed in the US military

During the Revolutionary War, American women had to disguise themselves as men in order to fight on the front lines. Today, the army is 16.9% female.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis listens as U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions during a meeting with military leaders in the Cabinet Room on October 23, 2018 in Washington, DC.

‘We MUST end these unauthorized wars’: the anti-war left hesitantly celebrates Trump’s troop pullout

Some anti-war Democratic lawmakers are torn over the president's abrupt decision to withdraw US troops from Syria and Afghanistan.
Pilots fire the new Joint Air-to-Ground Missile during testing at Cibola Range, Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, in support of deliberate-attack mission against armored-ground-vehicle targets.

Russian military contractors reportedly tried to test the US military in Syria — but they got whooped

"First of all, the bombers attacked, and then they cleaned up using Apaches," attack helicopters, said Yevgeny Shabayev, a Cossack paramilitary leader.
An image of the fallen chunk of aircraft, as shown to reporters by Okinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga.

A window fell off a US Marine Corps helicopter in Japan and injured a schoolboy

A window from a CH-53E helicopter fell onto the sports field of Daini Futenma Elementary School in Okinawa.

11 books the US Army’s top officer recommends to help understand the world

The US Army's professional reading list is meant to help soldiers and civilians understand the service and the role of land power in conflict.
The US government's mysterious Zuma payload sits atop one of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets on Nov. 15, 2017.

SpaceX is about to launch ‘Zuma,’ a top-secret satellite that’s shrouded in mystery

SpaceX is gearing up to launch a third top-secret spacecraft for the US government, a mission the company calls "Zuma" but has said little else about.