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US pushing Gulf nations to develop missile defense

US pushing Gulf nations to develop missile defense

The United States is pushing Gulf countries to develop missile defense plans, amid what they see is a rising threat from Iran, US officials said Friday. “It’s the United States’ goal, to encourage the GCC countries to develop this missile […]


Multinational medical exercise readies forces to save time, lives

Multinational medical exercise readies forces to save time, lives

A two-week joint medical exercise began with a kickoff ceremony here May 28. Exercise Shared Resilience 2012 is an annual U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff-sponsored exercise with a goal to strengthen interoperability; facilitate training in disaster management and crisis response; […]


South Korea, US air forces launch major drill

South Korea, US air forces launch major drill

South Korea and the United States on Monday launched a major joint air exercise to deter North Korean provocations amid high cross-border tensions, officials said. The annual drill called “Max Thunder” will run through May 18 and this year involves […]


US says no timeframe on Japan base deal

US says no timeframe on Japan base deal

The United States said Wednesday it was moving forward with Japan on a long-stalled deal over a military base but declined to say if an announcement would be ready for a summit next week. Japanese officials have said that a […]


NATO: US Capabilities Vital for Allies

NATO: US Capabilities Vital for Allies

NATO-led operations in Libya show NATO forces are flexible, open and strong, and also demonstrate the need for critical capabilities such as the unmanned aircraft supplied by the United States, NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said today. ‚ÄúThis was the […]


Webster Tarpley – Rogue B-52 Part 2 of 2

Webster Tarpley – Rogue B-52 Part 2 of 2

Webster Tarpley – Rogue B-52 Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of 2. How did so many USAF procedures break down to allow a B-52 fully loaded with nuclear cruise mis…


S.Korea, US launch massive joint war games

S.Korea, US launch massive joint war games

SEOUL: South Korea and the United States launched a new round of war games Monday involving tens of thousands of troops in a huge show of force against North Korea, which has threatened fiery retaliation. The 10-day computerized exercise is […]


India, Japan, US Foster Relationships During MALABAR

India, Japan, US Foster Relationships During MALABAR

PACIFIC OCEAN: The Indian Navy, Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) and U.S. Navy expanded their maritime partnerships during exercise MALABAR 2009, held off the coast of Japan April 29-May 3. MALABAR aims to increase coordination between the navies, thus […]


 
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