Weekly Rundown: September 14 – 20, 2019

Weekly Rundown: September 14 – 20, 2019

News Recap

A quick review of the major military related headlines from the last week:

Satellite image of Saudi oil facility after drone and missile attack.Satelitte image of the oil facility after the attack.
Photo Credit: Associated Press.

Yep. That’s what happened, all right.

  • President Trump nominated Robert O’Brien, the State Department’s current Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs, as his next National Security Advisor. 
  • Today’s the day: the “raid” at Area 51 goes off. Sure, the original proposer of the gate rush has “canceled” the event and much of the festivities were earlier relocated to Las Vegas. But maybe that’s just what they want you to think. Either way, our officially-unofficial base guide to Area 51 is well worth a read.

MyBaselessGuide Area 51The truth is out there. And in here.

In Case You Missed It

  • Army veteran Joe Stanek talked about the difficulties of the job hunt with nothing but military experience on your resume.
  • This Week in Military History: during WWII the Polish Resistance had no shortage of courageous men and women. But you’d be hard pressed to find one braver that Witold Pilecki, the man who got sent to Auschwitz on purpose.

Witold Pilecki in Polish Army uniform

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