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Lead investigator in Green Beret murder case pleads guilty to stolen valor charges

| December 1, 2019 | 37 Comments
Lead investigator in Green Beret murder case pleads guilty to stolen valor charges

Sgt. 1st Class Mark A. Delacruz has pleaded guilty to wearing a Purple Heart he didn’t earn, and other charges (Defense Department) HMCS(FMF) ret. sends us an incriminating article about the Army Criminal Investigation Command agent assigned to Maj. Mathew Golsteyn’s murder case has pled guilty for wearing unearned awards and qualifications. Sgt. 1st Class […]

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Behind Eddie Gallagher’s Court Martial Is a Much Larger Issue

| November 29, 2019 | 58 Comments
Behind Eddie Gallagher’s Court Martial Is a Much Larger Issue

Poetrooper sends us another article, which uses Chief Gallagher’s trial to address how findings by five of nine unelected judges have tied the hands of the Commander-In-Chief, and therefore placing the lives of our military members at great risk. We’re all familiar with the Court Martial and subsequent legal maneuvering that resulted in the firing […]

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Taliban free American, Australian hostages

| November 19, 2019 | 6 Comments
Taliban free American, Australian hostages

The Taliban on Tuesday freed two Western hostages who were held for more than three years in what has been seen as a hopeful sign in the Afghan peace talks. An American professor and Australian professor have been released by the Taliban after being held for more than three years in Afghanistan. The hostages, who […]

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Pete Buttigieg hits Trump on soldiers’ pardons

| November 17, 2019 | 111 Comments
Pete Buttigieg hits Trump on soldiers’ pardons

Well this didn’t take long. Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Saturday tore into President Donald Trump for pardoning two Army officers who were accused or found guilty of war crimes. “There’s nothing pro-military about overruling our military justice system to prevent it from delivering accountability for war crimes,” Buttigieg tweeted. “The president has again […]

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Trump grants clemency to 2 Army officers accused of war crimes, restores Rate to Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher

| November 16, 2019 | 43 Comments
Trump grants clemency to 2 Army officers accused of war crimes, restores Rate to Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher

Trump signs full pardons for Army First Lieutenant Clint Lorance and Army Major Mathew Golsteyn, directs promotion of Special Warfare Operator First Class Edward R. Gallagher. President Trump has granted clemency to two Army officers accused or convicted of war crimes and restored Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher to the rank Rate of Chief Petty Officer after […]

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Here are the two Army war crimes cases Trump is reportedly going to ‘take action’ on

| November 6, 2019 | 17 Comments
Here are the two Army war crimes cases Trump is reportedly going to ‘take action’ on

Trump poised to take action in three war crimes cases Along with reinstating Eddie Gallagher to his Chief Petty Officer rate, President Trump has reportedly decided to act on two more service members who received harsh penalties for actions taken with only seconds to act. Former 1st Lt. Clint Lorance is serving a 19-year sentence […]

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Report: Trump makes SEAL Gallagher a Chief again

| November 5, 2019 | 26 Comments
Report: Trump makes SEAL Gallagher a Chief again

Navy Times has learned that President Trump has decided to restore the rate of a Navy SEAL acquitted of murder and take action in the cases of two soldiers accused of similar crimes. Details are expected soon. By: Navy Times staff President Donald J. Trump has decided to restore convicted SEAL Edward Gallagher’s pay grade […]

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Three From Ex

| October 28, 2019 | 13 Comments
Three From Ex

US Meets China Russia and Pakistan to Talk Peace in Afghanistan ISLAMABAD — Representatives of Russia, China, the United States and Pakistan have agreed that negotiation is the only road to peace in Afghanistan, including an early resumption of direct U.S. talks with the Taliban. The day-long talks in Moscow on Friday came ahead of […]

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