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Trump to deploy more US troops to Middle East

United States' President, Donald Trump has approved plans to deploy around 1,500 U.S. forces to the Middle East, along with Patriot missile batteries and other assets in a bid to counter Iran in the Persian Gulf region. Trump confirmed the move on Friday, May 24, telling reporters at the White House

US Begins withdrawal of Troops From Africa

The United States Africa Command (Africom) has begun withdrawing troops from the African continent in line with the Trump administration's priorities. The US plans to pull out about 10 percent of its 6,000 soldiers and military-affiliated civilians stationed in sub-Saharan countries in the next three years. This was revealed by Africom commander