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Army, major mortgage financers sign ‘forbearance’ agreement

WASHINGTON: The Army, Fannie Mae and several of the country's largest home financiers signed a memorandum of commitment Sept. 27 at the Pentagon which...

Saving energy begins at local level

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany: Every year the month of October is globally recognized as Energy Awareness Month. This year’s Energy Awareness Month theme, “Powering America; We’re...

US Army Showcases Its UH-72A Lakota to the World

The UH-72A Lakota was the center of attention at an unveiling ceremony held earlier this month in Germany, offering military officials from around the...

Pilferage, transportation among challenges in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: Pilferage and a lack of coastal waterways are two of the problems faced by Army logisticians in Afghanistan. In Afghanistan, operations continue to be...

Fuelers enjoy some hands-on training

FORT HOOD, Texas: Soldiers from 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, completed a two-day forward arming and refueling point (FARP) exercise, here, Sept....

Army Hits Drawdown Milestones in Iraq

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Army succeeded in closing hundreds of forward operating bases, removing thousands of troops and drawing down vast amounts of equipment from...

Iron Fist Brigade In Huge Canada Army Exercise

London, UK: 20th Armoured Brigade (The Iron Fist) is currently taking part in a huge army exercise in Canada, to help prepare them for...

More Army Helicopters Arrive in Pakistan

GHAZI AVIATION BASE, Pakistan: Four Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and more than 60 soldiers arrived here today as part of the expansion of...

Two RAF Squadrons Work Together to Protect Kandahar

While the GR4 Tornados of II (Army Cooperation) Squadron protected the Afghan people and coalition troops, II Squadron RAF Regiment Gunners protected the airfield...

Former British Army Chief Blasts Blair, Brown for Inadequate War Funding

LONDON: The former head of the British army has strongly criticized former Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown for letting British troops down...