The 5 biggest stories around the military right now (July 7 edition)
Updated onOct 21, 2020
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Up in the morning with the rising sun? Running all day ’til the day is done? Well, get to it then. Oh, wait. Hold up for a sec. Before you hit it check these link out: Nothing saps morale like the fe…
Up in the morning with the rising sun? Running all day 'til the day is done? Well, get to it then. Oh, wait. Hold up for a sec. Before you hit it check these link out:
- Nothing saps morale like the fear of not getting paid. See what Obama said about your next paycheck in our bud Leo Shane's report here.
- The Philippines is ramping up military spending in the face of a growing threat from China. Check out why WESTPAC cruises will continue and more in this Reuters report.
- More on biker gangs recruiting military veterans -- this time in Colorado -- in this Denver Post story here.
- Colombian generals serve at the pleasure of the president too . . . and he was displeased with the brass' role in indiscriminately killing civilians. See how many got fired here.
- Leo also has the lowdown on military retirement reform. How soon will your monthly check be affected? Read this.
And here's the Killer Video of the Day, a new feature to TFBSATMRN (acronym for this post . . . duh) from the boys developing THE MIGHTY MUSIC channel, a forthcoming WATM vertical coming soon(ish) to your favorite military website. Dig this one from our favorite album so far this summer: