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‘Vibrant Response’ trains troops for nuclear disaster

‘Vibrant Response’ trains troops for nuclear disaster

It is not a scene one would wish to envision: an explosion in an American town, with the emergency response broadcast blaring a message of caution over loud speakers to concerned citizens affected by the blast. Burning buildings, clothes scattered […]


US Cancels Bright Star Exercise with Egypt

US Cancels Bright Star Exercise with Egypt

Canceling U.S. participation in the Bright Star military exercise with Egypt sends a strong objection to the Egyptian government about the recent violence in the country, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said here today. President Barack Obama announced the decision […]


Military drill looms large over inter-Korea talks

Military drill looms large over inter-Korea talks

North and South Korea will hold a seventh round of talks Wednesday on reopening their joint industrial park in Kaesong, with a lot more than the future of the complex riding on the outcome. With South Korea kicking off a […]


‘Iron Eagles’ conduct 1st field exercise at Carson

‘Iron Eagles’ conduct 1st field exercise at Carson

Thumping sounds of helicopter blades kicked up swirls of dirt as Soldiers directed 4th Combat Aviation Brigade aircraft to sling-load equipment as part of a field training exercise on Fort Carson, July 25. The 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 4th […]


US Army Africa, South African partners kick-off Exercise Shared Accord 13

US Army Africa, South African partners kick-off Exercise Shared Accord 13

Approximately 700 U.S. and 3,000 South African Defense Force service members gathered here for the opening ceremony of Exercise Shared Accord 13, July 24. This is the second exercise of its type between these two countries and is the result […]


Taiwan military drill stages China attack scenario

Taiwan military drill stages China attack scenario

Taiwan started a computerized military drill on Monday, set against an imagined scenario in which China invades the island in 2017. The five-day exercise is part of the island’s biggest annual military maneuver which is this year codenamed ‘Han Kuang […]


Saber Strike 2013 demonstrates multinational partnership in Baltics

Saber Strike 2013 demonstrates multinational partnership in Baltics

Saber Strike 2013 concluded June 13 as training locations in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia held closing ceremonies to commemorate two weeks of multinational exercises in the Baltics. “The exercise was an extreme success,” said Col. Frederick Jessen, U.S. Army Europe’s […]


Exercise Eager Lion begins in Jordan

Exercise Eager Lion begins in Jordan

Exercise Eager Lion kicked off in Jordan this week as U.S. service members began training with military forces from 19 nations. The multi-national exercise, which runs June 9-20, began with a press conference in which Maj. Gen. Robert Catalanotti, director […]


Patriots, F-16s May Remain in Jordan After Eager Lion Exercise

Patriots, F-16s May Remain in Jordan After Eager Lion Exercise

The United States could leave Patriot anti-missile batteries and F-16 fighter jets in Jordan following the end of Exercise Eager Lion, a Pentagon spokesman said here today. Jordan has requested the batteries, but Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has not yet […]


 
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