Tägliche Archive: 4. Februar 2011

Insurgents Target More Afghan Government Officials

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2011 – While Taliban killings of the Afghan general population have decreased over the past year, more government officials have been targeted, a senior U.S. commander said yesterday. Army Lt. Gen. David M. Rodriguez, commander of International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, discussed insurgent response to Afghanistan’s […]

Iraqis Reject Insurgents, Support Transition

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2011 – Iraq’s citizens want a U.S. civilian presence in their country and overwhelmingly reject the insurgency, the top U.S. military and civilian leaders in Iraq said here today. „The people do not want what al-Qaida brings to their country,“ Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander […]

Philippinen – Übernahme eines Küstenwachschiffes der HAMILTON-Klasse

Am 25. Januar meldeten mehrere Medien übereinstimmend, dass die philippinische Marine aus den USA ein Küstenwachschiff der HAMILTON-Klasse übernehmen soll. Letzte Details des Transfers seien noch zu klären; die Finanzierung erfolge aus der US Militärhilfe (Foreign Military Sales). Der Erwerb eines US-Küstenwachschiffes der HAMILTON-Klasse würde der südostasiatischen Marine ihre bisher […]

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Afghan, Coalition Forces Investigate Explosion

Compiled from International Security Assistance Force Joint Command News Releases WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2011 – Afghan and coalition forces are investigating a roadside bomb explosion that killed six Afghan civilians, including two children, today in Kunduz province’s Kunduz district, military officials reported.

USA – US Military contracts for FY11

NAVY BEST Contracting Services, Inc., Gardena, Calif. (N62473-11-D-0006); MTM Construction, Inc., City of Industry, Calif. (N62473-11-D-0007); Premier Roofing CA, Inc.*, Spring Valley, Calif. (N62473-11-D-0008); and RL Campbell Management Services, Inc.*, Jacksonville, Fla. (N62473-11-D-0009), are each being awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award construction contract for roofing system construction and renovation […]