Speech by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on Behalf of the European Union, to the International Conference on Haiti International Conference on Haiti
The Council adopted today – by written procedure – a decision on the launch of a European Union military mission to contribute to the training of Somali security forces (EUTM Somalia). This Council decision, which follows the approval of the Mission Plan for EUTM Somalia, provides that the Mission will […]
WASHINGTON – The U.S. military command responsible for moving troops and cargo around the world will receive recognition for its role as one of the Defense Department’s unsung heroes, Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell said today. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is slated to travel to U.S. Transportation Command headquarters […]
KABUL, March 31, 2010 – The coalition record on civilian casualties has improved significantly as a new strategy has gone into place in Afghanistan, but American leaders continue to hammer home how important it is to avoid killing civilians.