PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Seven former detainees were released here July 6 into the custody of their families and tribal elders during a release shura after confirming their commitment to a peaceful way of life.
India has been following closely recent internal developments in Kyrgyzstan, a friendly Central Asian country in our extended neighborhood. While calm has returned to Southern Kyrgyzstan after the unfortunate incidents of violence in mid June, the events, however, left thousands in need of urgent humanitarian assistance.
Four Australian soldiers serving in the 1st Mentoring Task Force were wounded on Saturday morning (Afghanistan time – 03 July 2010) when the Bushmaster vehicle they were travelling in struck an insurgent Improvised Explosive Device.
Changes to the international force structure in southern Afghanistan, including the deployment of the UK’s Theatre Reserve Battalion and the redeployment of British troops from Sangin to central Helmand, have been announced today.
KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan-international force came under small- arms and rocket propelled grenade fire yesterday evening in the Yahya Khel district of Paktika province.
KABUL, Afghanistan (July 8) – An Afghan-international security force captured a Haqqani network improvised explosive device (IED) material facilitator and several other suspected insurgents in Khost province last night.
Speech by High Representative Catherine Ashton to the European Parliament on the creation of the European External Action Service Strasbourg, 07 July 2010 I am delighted to be here to discuss one of the most important issues on the European agenda – the creation of the European External Action Service.
WASHINGTON, July 7, 2010 – The commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command in Afghanistan has made changes to improve command and control in the key province of Helmand.
WASHINGTON, July 7, 2010 – A Sudanese man pleaded guilty in a military commission today to conspiracy and providing material support to al-Qaida in the five years leading up to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks against the United States.
WASHINGTON, July 7, 2010 – A team composed of officials from the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command and Afghanistan’s security forces is working to determine the facts and circumstances surrounding an operation today in which Afghan soldiers were killed and injured.
WASHINGTON, July 7, 2010 – Coalition forces are making steady progress in Afghanistan, and the coalition and government are regaining the momentum from the Taliban, the commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command said today.
The Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister for Defence Personnel, Alan Griffin, has today congratulated selected Defence Technical Scholarship recipients who have completed a four-day Defence experience.
The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing in action from World War I, have been identified and returned to his family for burial with full military honors.
NAVY The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Md., is being awarded a $749,999,503 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-03-D-6606). This ceiling increase modification provides for up to an additional 7,148,542 staff hours to provide research, development and engineering in seven core competency areas to maintain essential core […]