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New training in Europe brings reality to virtual worlds

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany: The Army's newest virtual training device is open for business to U.S. Army Europe Soldiers at the Grafenwoehr Training Area. The Reconfigurable Vehicle...

Russia worried by US missile defense plan

Moscow: Russia has serious questions over the aims of fresh US missile defence plans for Europe, the foreign ministry said Friday, in Moscow's strongest...

Europe Risks China Relations in Taiwan Helicopter Deal

European firm Eurocopter says it has agreed terms to sell three helicopters to Taiwan less than a week after the United States angered China...

Poland Pledges Cooperation with New Missile Defense Plan

Vice President Joe Biden visited Poland and received assurances from Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk that Poland will take part in a new missile...

German firm eyes missile detection system

Brussels: A German firm is trying to develop a space-based system for detecting when medium-range missiles are fired, which could protect Europe without annoying...

DoD Official Addresses Missile Defense, NATO

WASHINGTON: The proposed missile defense system for Europe is robust and will meet both long-term and short-term threats, a top Pentagon official told the...

Committee Discusses Status, Plans for Joint Jet Pilot Training

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: Members of the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training Program Steering Committee finished their week-long meeting Sept. 25 where they...

Senators Disagree on Obama’s New Missile Defense Policy in Europe

CAPITOL HILL: Several U.S. senators have blasted President Barack Obama's decision to change U.S. missile defense policy in Europe, accusing the president of "abandoning"...

Leaders Take New Missile Defense Plan to Congress

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama’s decision to restructure a previous missile defense plan designed to protect Europe from a possible ballistic missile attack from Iran...

Iran welcomes US missile defense reversal

MOSCOW: Tehran has welcomed the shift in America's missile-defense plans in Central Europe, Iranian media reported on Tuesday. U.S. Presdient Barack Obama announced Thursday that...