3023rd FOREIGN AFFAIRS Council meeting – Luxembourg, 14 June 2010 The Council adopted the following conclusions: „1. The Council recalls its Conclusions of 8 December 2009 welcoming the expressed commitment of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia to enhance their respective relations with the EU within the framework provided by the Eastern […]
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates shared insights here today from his own life as a student and his decades of public service at commencement ceremonies for Kaiserslautern High School’s Class of 2010.
Statement by High Representative Catherine Ashton on the new clashes in Kyrgyzstan Catherine Ashton, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission made the following statement:
WASHINGTON, June 11, 2010 – For 235 years, the United States Army has truly been the strength of our nation. And today, I believe it is the best it has ever been.
Sapper Jacob Moerland and Sapper Darren Smith were returned to Australia today to be met by family and colleagues in a solemn and dignified ceremony at RAAF Base Amberley.
BRUSSELS, Belgium, June 11, 2010 – Support for the mission in Afghanistan from allies and partners has increased steadily in the past year, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said here today.
WASHINGTON, June 11, 2010 – About 450 U.S. and NATO forces are working to bring the 3,300 members and 48 aircraft of the Afghanistan army air corps up to par as part of a long-term effort to give the country a self-sufficient air force, the U.S. Air Force general leading […]
WASHINGTON, June 11, 2010 – The Defense Department has made progress in addressing the challenges of the world today, but huge problems remain and the department must do much more to face the dangers the nation confronts, the undersecretary of defense for policy said yesterday.
WASHINGTON, June 11, 2010 – Troops and equipment continue to leave Iraq as the drawdown deadline approaches, and in their place, the Iraqi people are stepping up to take control of their country, a spokesman with U.S. Forces Iraq said.
Minister for Defence, Senator John Faulkner, has concluded a visit to Brussels on June 10-11, after attending the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) Defence Ministers meeting at NATO.
KABUL, Afghanistan, June 11, 2010 – Afghan and international security forces killed or detained numerous individuals suspected of insurgent activity and seized explosives, weapons and other ordnance during several operations conducted across Afghanistan yesterday, military officials said today.
AIR FORCE McDonnell Douglas Corp., St. Louis, Mo., was awarded a $98,000,000 contract which will provide a five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity basic contract for the production of the Small Diameter Bomb I weapon system for various Foreign Military Sales customers aircraft platforms throughout the life of the contract. At this time, no […]