The United States Armed Forces, also known as the United States military, are charged with defending the people of the United States of America from all hostile military forces, such as foreign states, or the terrorists. It is structured into five branches of service, as following shows:
- United States Army
- United States Air Force
- United States Navy
- United States Marine Corps
- United States Coast Guard
In the original unaltered timeline, Skynet was developed for Strategic Air Command-NORth American Aerospace Defense.
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In 2021, Skynet had almost complete control of the United States military.