These 7 Photos Of Marines In Afghanistan Capture Why America Loves Marines

Defense | Hailey Sadler
Marine Saluting Flag In Afghanistan (Hailey Sadler)

Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan

US Troops In Japan Can Drink Again

Defense | Saagar Enjeti
A year ago, black-owned businesses started gathering in Washington, D.C., to indulge Americans in one of their favorite treats: alcohol. Africa Studio/Shutterstock

‘As of noon today’

Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Was Saved By A Marine She Met Hours Earlier

US | Henry Rodgers
A U.S. Marine, who is part of a military honor guard, takes his position before a welcoming ceremony for German Defense Minister Thomas de Maiziere, by U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, at the Pentagon in Washington April 30, 2013. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

‘Covered me from the fire’

Google Maps Shows Marine Recruit Getting Smoked By His Drill Instructor

US | Russ Read
A recruit of Company A, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, endures the challenges of a senior drill instructor uniform inspection aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, April 5. During inspection recruits are tested on knowledge and bearing.

‘Incentive training is kind of a tool for drill instructors’

Celebrate The Fourth Of July With These Epic Videos From The US Military

US | Russ Read

There’s no better way to get into the patriotic spirit

US Military Practices For A Second D-Day Landing

National Security | Russ Read
U.S. Marines assigned to the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Convoy, prepare to load into assault amphibious vehicles during a beach landing in Ventspils, Latvia, as part of exercise BALTOPS 2017, June 6. BALTOPS is an annual U.S.-led, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO- executed, multinational maritime exercise in the Baltic Sea region designed to enhance flexibility and interoperability among its participants. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ford Williams/Released)

‘They’re scared to death of Russia’

Trump's New Secret Service Director Was A 'Top Gun' Fighter Pilot

National Security | Russ Read
Portuguese Air Force fighter F-16 (L) and Canadian Air Force fighter CF-18 Hornet patrol over Baltics air space, from the Zokniai air base near Siauliai November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

Alles spent 35 years as a Marine Corps Naval Aviator

Social Engineering Will Kill the Marines

Opinion | Ed Brodow
Men Become Marines at Parris Island

Political correctness will discourage young men from signing up to fight for their country.

Mattis Condemns Marines Who Shared Nude Photos Of Female Colleagues

National Security | Russ Read
U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis briefs the media during a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium February 15, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

‘We will not excuse or tolerate such behavior’

Marine Corps Commandant Wants To Crack Down On 'General Jackassery'

National Security | Russ Read

Neller pointed out alcohol abuse is a crucial problem in the Corps

Top Military Officers 'Becoming More Bold' In Their Readiness Statements

National Security | Russ Read
A U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet fighter jet launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman in the Mediterranean Sea in a photo released by the US Navy June 3, 2016. U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Bobby J Siens/Handout via REUTERS

Military leaders are not holding back on the poor state of military readiness

Here's How Guns Are Helping Rebuild A Marine Veteran's Home

National Security | Russ Read

A rifle raffle is being held to raise funds to help a gun-loving Marine

Trump Picks His Homeland Security Secretary

National Security | Russ Read
U.S. Marine Corps General John Kelly, Commander of U.S. Southern Command, testifies before the House Armed Services Committee in Washington in this March 20, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/Files

Kelly is the third general to join the Trump administration

Group Threatens Class Action Lawsuit Over Marine Corps ‘Spiritual Fitness’ Training

US | Thomas Phippen
U.S. soldiers pray at a Veterans Day ceremony in Kabul, Afghanistan, in 2008. Photo: Omar Sobhani/Reuters

‘…a Trojan Horse for fundamentalist Christians’

This Girl From Mosul Just Became A US Marine

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘I came here to be a Marine’

US Marines Rescued Americans Ambushed By Allied Fire

World | Saagar Enjeti
U.S. Troops

‘We have bulletproof glass, thankfully’

Female Marine Drops Out Of Infantry Officer School...Again

Military | Dan Chaison
Sargent Crystal Groves US Marine with the FET (Female Engagement Team) 1st Battalion 8th Marines, Regimental Combat team II stands in formation during a ceremony for the 235th birthday of the Marines on November 10, 2010 at Camp Delaram in Helmand province, Afghanistan. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Failed the hike