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New command marks milestone in Iraq

New command marks milestone in Iraq

On New Year’s Day 2010, more than 112,000 American troops deployed to Iraq were in theater during yet another landmark in the evolution of Operation Iraqi Freedom, the merger of five major command groups into one single headquarters command, U.S. […]


US, Russia begin talks on cyberspace security: report

US, Russia begin talks on cyberspace security: report

Washington: The United States has begun talks with Russia and a UN arms control committee about strengthening Internet security and limiting military use of cyberspace, The New York Times reported Saturday. Citing officials familiar with the talks, the newspaper said […]


Afghanistan, Iran dominate at new security forum

Afghanistan, Iran dominate at new security forum

Halifax, Canada: International political and military officials agreed no exit strategy should be set for troops in Afghanistan, while the United States urged Iran to engage the West at a new security forum that wrapped up Sunday. “We would prefer […]


Rise of the cyber wingman

Rise of the cyber wingman

WASHINGTON: Every day, malicious code, worms, botnets and hooks attack Air Force computers hardware, software and the Internet. They infiltrate classified information and compromise national security. In response, Air Force officials are stepping up their mission to defend cyberspace. Mission […]


Northrop Highlights Global Security Capabilities at the Dubai Airshow 2009

Northrop Highlights Global Security Capabilities at the Dubai Airshow 2009

LONDON: Northrop Grumman Corporation is participating in the Dubai Airshow 2009 where it will highlight its global security capabilities and programs, including its world leading expertise in airborne early warning and control systems, fire control radars and infrared countermeasures. The […]


Pakistan rejects report questioning nuclear weapons’ safety

Pakistan rejects report questioning nuclear weapons’ safety

Islamabad: Pakistan on Sunday angrily rejected a media report that raised fears of a militant takeover of the Taliban-hit nation’s nuclear weapons and suggested that the US had a hand in protecting the arsenal. In the latest issue of The […]


SKorea to seek Chinese help to track cyber attacks

SKorea to seek Chinese help to track cyber attacks

Seoul: South Korean police said Monday they would request help from China to track the origins of cyber attacks that briefly crippled US and South Korean government and commercial websites in July. “We are now seeking help from Chinese authorities […]


Gates Calls on South Korea to Expand Security Role

Gates Calls on South Korea to Expand Security Role

SEOUL, South Korea: Lauding progress toward transferring wartime operational control of South Korean troops to their own country in 2012, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates today called on the longtime U.S. ally to assume a larger security role on the […]


Marine Mammals Help Protect Ports and Ships

Marine Mammals Help Protect Ports and Ships

Five sea lions and their trainers from the United States Navy participated in an underwater search and intruder response exercise organized by the NATO Undersea Research Centre (NURC) from 5-20 October 2009 in the waters near Elba Island, Italy. Marine […]


 
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