While in Congress, the GOP presidential hopeful was promoted twice despite years of little or no work.
The GOP presidential candidate got a medical deferment in 1968 but had passed a physical two years earlier.
Although U.S. officials said Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez’s foreign trips — including to Jordan, where he had family ties — did not raise suspicions, investigators are looking into whether he might have been radicalized overseas.
The admirals, who were forced to resign, were accused of accepting gifts from a Malaysian contractor.
Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez was an engineer and a martial arts fighter, with a prophetic yearbook quote.
Calling current regulations “outdated,” Defense Secretary Ashton Carter directed the armed forces to devise new rules in the next six months.
The operation was backed by intensive U.S. airstrikes in Ramadi, the provincial capital.
The general who oversaw Iraqi training to fight the Islamic State was reprimanded and could be demoted.
The Army general was stripped of a star after an internal probe cited him for misconduct, documents show.
The remarks came after recent warnings made by the Chinese navy to U.S. military aircraft over the South China Sea.