Kwansei Gakuin beats Waseda to win national collegiate title

Dec 19, 2016

Kwansei Gakuin beats Waseda to win national collegiate title

Mitsuhiro Izu completed 16 of 27 passes for 171 yards and scored a touchdown to help the Kwansei Gakuin University Fighters beat the Waseda University Big Bears 31-14 on Sunday at Koshien Stadium. The victory gave the Fighters their first collegiate national championship in ...

UAE squadron lands in Jordan to back strikes on Islamic State

Feb 9, 2015

UAE squadron lands in Jordan to back strikes on Islamic State

A squadron of warplanes from the United Arab Emirates arrived Sunday in Jordan to help the kingdom in its fight against the Islamic State group, state media reported. The F-16 fighter jets were deployed at a Jordanian air base along with UAE pilots and ...

Dec 2, 2014

Turkey starts vetting fighters for U.S.-backed force for Syria

Turkish authorities have started vetting candidates for a beefed-up Syrian opposition force under a joint initiative with the U.S., according to a Turkish official with knowledge of the process. The program will train as many as 5,000 fighters, another official said. The training will ...