Tägliche Archive: 30. November 2010

Flournoy: NATO Action Must Follow Lisbon Vision

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 – Agreements reached at the Nov. 19-20 NATO summit in Lisbon, Portugal, represent a blueprint the alliance must follow with „long-term construction projects,“ a top Defense Department policy official said today. In remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Michele Flournoy, undersecretary of defense […]

Australia/USA – Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty – Industry Consultation

Defence will begin consultation with industry on the implementation of the historic Defence Trade Cooperation Treaty with the United States on Wednesday 1 December. The Treaty will be a great opportunity for Australian industry to increase trade in defence products and technology with United States industry, and will greatly assist […]

Update Piraterie – Konzentration auf die offenen Seegebiete des Somaliabeckens

In der abgelaufenen Woche konzentrierten die Piraten ihre Aktivitäten weiterhin auf die offenen Seegebiete des Somaliabeckens; aus dem von Kriegsschiffen eng überwachten Golf von Aden werden keine Zwischenfälle gemeldet. Im Somaliabecken gab es eine ganze Reihe von Aktionen, aber bis Redaktionsschluss war nur ein einziger Überfall „erfolgreich“ – und dieser […]

Marineforum - Flüchtende Piraten werfen Waffen über Bord (Foto: NATO)

Officials Investigate Afghanistan Shooting Incident

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 – A gunman in an Afghan Border Police uniform turned his weapon against coalition forces during a training mission in eastern Afghanistan today, killing six International Security Assistance Force servicemembers, military officials reported. The gunman also was killed, officials said, and a combined Afghan and ISAF […]

USA – US Military contracts for FY10

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Coastal Pacific Food Distributors*, Stockton, Calif., is being awarded a maximum $368,783,360 fixed-price with economic price adjustment indefinite-quantity contract for full line food distribution. There is no other location of performance. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. The original proposal was solicited via […]