A Canadian sniper took out a ISIL fighter with his TC-50 rifle from a distance of 3.54 km in Iraq last month. This has been confirmed as a new record for the longest distance kill.
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At a hearing with lawmakers today, defense official Pai Hung Hui disclosed that the island is in talks with the United States over the sale of the M1A1 battle tank.
By Sgt. Leon Cook (https://www.dvidshub.net/image/1523286) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
U.S. Army Assistant Chief of Staff Colonel Tom Hanson was interviewed by the Australian Broadcasting Corp. Radio and he said Canberra must choose between a stronger U.S. alliance or closer ties with China.
The Qayyarah bridge is the only crossing along the Tigris that connects Mosul and Baghdad. Since being occupied by Iraqi military, ISIL fighters have been trying to destroy the military bridge that now span across the river. In order to achieve that, they packed explosives into tree trunks and a refrigerator and float them down from upstream in an attempt to blow up bridge.
By U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 1st Class Aaron Ansarov [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Two Israeli soldiers traveling in an army vehicle were killed on Jul. 17 when a grenade exploded inside one of the soldier’s combat vest.
By Israel Defense Forces (Guarding the Horizon) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
The Indian Army has secured a green light from the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Jun. 25 to buy 145 M777 howitzers.
By Specialist Evan D. Marcy, U.S. Army [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons