Army says National Guard, reservists will now be subject to vaccine mandate

The National Guard and Reserve forces vaccine deadline was this week. The Army announced Friday that members of the National Guard and Reserve forces will have to be in compliance with its COVID-19 vaccine mandate to take part in drills. The service said members who are not in compliance without an approved or pending exemption cannot participate in federally funded training and will not receive … Continue reading Army says National Guard, reservists will now be subject to vaccine mandate

Convoy to Washington D.C.: National Guard Prepares for Arrival

The US is to deploy hundreds of unarmed National Guard troops to Washington ahead of the arrival of trucker convoys protesting against pandemic restrictions. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin approved a request from the District of Columbia government and the US Capitol police for 700 troops. Around 25 separate convoys plan to join forces and converge on the nation’s capital, to replicate recent protests in Canada. … Continue reading Convoy to Washington D.C.: National Guard Prepares for Arrival