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US, South Korea Announce ‘Tailored Deterrence’ Strategy

US, South Korea Announce ‘Tailored Deterrence’ Strategy

The United States and South Korea today agreed to establish “a bilateral strategy for tailored deterrence against … North Korean nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction,” Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said during a press conference here today. Hagel […]


Niger: New Drone Base Highlights A Shift In US-West African Relations

Niger: New Drone Base Highlights A Shift In US-West African Relations

By Jody Ray Bennett In January 2013, US military officials finalized a Status of Forces (SOFA) agreement with the government of Niger to increase military involvement throughout the country. While the move clearly reflected developments in neighboring Mali, it had […]


Official Explains DOD’s Role in National Arctic Strategy

Official Explains DOD’s Role in National Arctic Strategy

The Defense Department worked closely with other federal agencies in support of the National Security Staff effort that generated the National Strategy for the Arctic Region released today, a senior Pentagon official said. Daniel Y. Chiu, deputy assistant secretary of […]


US strategy takes Korean crisis into new territory

US strategy takes Korean crisis into new territory

Soaring tensions on the Korean peninsula have seen dire North Korean threats met with an unusually assertive US response that analysts warn could take a familiar game into dangerous territory. By publicly highlighting its recent deployment of nuclear-capable B-52 and […]


F-35 JSF Jet Does Not Fit In Revised Dutch Defence Strategy

F-35 JSF Jet Does Not Fit In Revised Dutch Defence Strategy

Armed forces which include the controversial JSF jet fighter is the least attractive scenario for the future of the Dutch military, according to an assessment by the Clingenael Institute. The institute, which specialises in international relations, has drawn up four […]


Finland Adopts Cyber Security Strategy

Finland Adopts Cyber Security Strategy

On 24 January 2013, the Government adopted a resolution on Finland’s Cyber Security Strategy. The Strategy defines the key goals and guidelines which are used in responding to the threats against the cyber domain and which ensure its functioning. The […]


Army Ground Combat Vehicle acquisition strategy revised

Army Ground Combat Vehicle acquisition strategy revised

The Ground Combat Vehicle, or GCV, acquisition strategy was modified, Jan. 17, to further reduce risk and maintain an affordable program. The decision by the Department of Defense extends the current technology development phase of the program by six months […]


Army refocuses homefront training strategy

Army refocuses homefront training strategy

As drawdowns in Afghanistan continue, Army officials are shifting focus on homefront training, beginning with how the training is organized and scheduled. In an effort to help facilitate this shift, a team of civilian government service workers and Lt. Col. […]


New Strategy to Posture Transcom for Post-War Future

New Strategy to Posture Transcom for Post-War Future

A new, five-year strategic plan unveiled today at U.S. Transportation Command will posture it to ensure the military maintains its global mobility edge entering a post-war future, Air Force Brig. Gen. John E. Michel, Transcom’s chief change and learning strategist, […]


 
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