Topic: Armed Forces
The US government says that it will review measures to control arms in space.
07/15/2010 04:39 pm
Israel worked with Egyptian officials to divert the Libya aid ship bound for Gaza, using not only military deterrence but also intensive diplomacy.
07/15/2010 01:07 pm
The Air Force will spend some $70 million to convert six aging F-16 into unmanned aircraft to be used as target practice.
07/15/2010 12:48 pm
In Pictures India's Hidden War
Terrorism & Security Afghanistan war: Manhunt begins for Afghan soldier who killed three British troops
The Taliban claim to be sheltering the renegade Afghan soldier who opened fire Tuesday inside a joint operating base, dealing a blow to British morale in the Afghanistan war effort.
07/14/2010 10:52 am
Taliban attacks on Tuesday night and Wednesday killed at least eight US soldiers, highlighting the militant group's intensifying insurgency campaign.
07/14/2010 09:45 am
Asked about Republican Party Chairman Michael Steele’s comment that Afghanistan is 'a war of Obama’s choosing,' Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin responded with mock praise.
07/13/2010 04:33 pm
An Afghan soldier killed three British troops Tuesday. His motives are not known, but the incident could increase British skepticism about the Afghanistan war.
07/13/2010 02:14 pm
Just back from a trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Sen. Levin tells reporters at a Monitor breakfast of significant progress in building up the Afghan Army. Strengthening Afghan forces is the "critical mission," the Democratic chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee said.
07/13/2010 02:11 pm
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin says he has no objection, in principle, to the Pentagon’s current survey of active and reserve personnel about the potential repeal of the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy toward gays.
07/13/2010 12:47 pm