The Defense Department is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.
A Pakistan air force C-130 transport aircraft landed at Joint Base Andrews, Md., with 100,000 protective masks and 25,000 coveralls for COVID-19 response efforts.
When the call for volunteers was sent out, 31 airmen with the New Jersey Air National Guard's 177th Fighter Wing stepped up to help the state's most vulnerable population at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Vineland.
The Biological Threat Reduction Program, a subset of the Cooperative Threat Reduction Program, has supported COVID-19 requests for assistance totaling about $1.5 million from 10 nations.
Restrictions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic haven't stopped the New York Army National Guard's Military Funeral Honors Program from conducting ceremonies that provide meaningful closure for families who have lost a loved one.
Army Sgt. Henry Johnson suffered 21 wounds in hand-to-hand combat with German troops in World War I, stopping the enemy advance and saving a fellow soldier from capture, while bringing distinction to the African-American unit for which he served.
NASA and SpaceX launched NASA astronauts Air Force Col. Robert L. Behnken and retired Marine Corps Col. Douglas G. Hurley into space at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, as part of NASA's Demo-2 mission.
Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 may hold treatment in their veins that could help others who are critically ill with the respiratory infection.
Air Force veteran Patrick Bright, 55, a police officer with the Pentagon Force Protection Agency, nearly died from COVID-19. Then he received a new treatment called convalescent plasma.
On Victory in Europe Day, or V-E Day, Germany unconditionally surrendered its military forces to the Allies, including the United States.
Imagine spending all day, every day, practicing trick shots with a shotgun, taking out 10 moving targets with a pistol in six seconds flat, or perfecting your shot toward a target the size of a period.
For service members who carry out the bravest and most selfless acts in combat, the military bestows its most esteemed valor awards: the Medal of Honor, the Service Crosses and the Silver Star.
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