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Services release findings of internal threat reviews

Services release findings of internal threat reviews

WASHINGTON: The Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps will update their policies and procedures to better assess internal security threats, according to reports the services filed this week in response to last year’s shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas. […]


Growing Foreign Military Sales Builds Partnerships

Growing Foreign Military Sales Builds Partnerships

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.: Strengthening global partnerships, building national defenses, solidifying military capabilities, enhancing the U.S. economy – it all involves the growing market of foreign military sales. And for the Army, foreign military sales begin and end with the Security […]


Army Tactical Missile Systems T2K Unitary for Bahrain

Army Tactical Missile Systems T2K Unitary for Bahrain

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress November 3 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Bahrain of 30 Army Tactical Missile Systems (ATACMS) T2K Unitary Missiles and associated parts, equipment, training and logistical support for a complete package […]


Army Releases Fort Hood Internal Review Report

Army Releases Fort Hood Internal Review Report

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Army today released its internal follow-on review of force protection policies, programs and procedures in the wake of the November 2009 shooting at Fort Hood. The report, the Army’s portion of the larger Department of Defense-led effort, […]


Army-backed party claims victory in Myanmar vote

Army-backed party claims victory in Myanmar vote

YANGON: The Myanmar military’s political proxy claimed victory Tuesday in the country’s widely criticised first election in 20 years, saying it had won about 80 percent of the seats. The poll has been denounced by Western governments as anything but […]


Indian, US Soldiers share airborne techniques

Indian, US Soldiers share airborne techniques

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska: Soldiers of U.S. Army Alaska and the Indian Army combined a diversity of procedures, techniques and cultures to conduct basic airborne refresher training Nov. 2-3. The training was held at one of the airborne sustainment training […]


Soldiers train with Indian Army in Yudh Abhyas 2010

Soldiers train with Indian Army in Yudh Abhyas 2010

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska: Basic skill-level training for the U.S. Army can be redundant and uneventful, but providing the training to soldiers from a foreign nations’ army offers challenges, exceptional experiences and spice to the regular activity. Soldiers from U.S. […]


Army researchers develop futuristic helmet

Army researchers develop futuristic helmet

WASHINGTON: Imagine a future when a Soldier’s helmet is an integrated communications center with a heads-up computer display, night vision, thermal sensors and enhanced hearing. That future is nearer than many think. During the 2010 Association of the United States […]


New equipment helps troops locate insurgents

New equipment helps troops locate insurgents

FORT IRWIN, Calif.: Troopers from 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division participated in a search and tactical site exploitation (TSE) class, here, at the National Training Center. The 40-hour class familiarized Soldiers with new […]


 
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