WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011 – Leon E. Panetta took the oath of office as the nation’s 23rd secretary of defense in a Pentagon ceremony today. Vice President Joe Biden administered the oath in a formal ceremony three weeks after Panetta officially took office in a private July 1 ceremony.
Stephen Smith – Interview with Philip Clark, Radio National Breakfast PHILIP CLARK: Well, the situation in Afghanistan will be the top priority when Defence Minister Stephen Smith meets his US counterpart later this week and the Defence Minister has just arrived in the United States from where he joins us now.
HMAS Toowoomba has successfully concluded command of a multi-national exercise with Turkish Navy vessels and French Mirage fighters, contributing to maritime security in the Bab El Mandeb Strait, in the Middle East. Exercise Scimitar Exocet was conducted between 22 and 23 July 2011 in the vicinity of the Gulf of […]
An Australian soldier participating in Exercise Talisman Sabre 2011 has been admitted to a Brisbane hospital after being seriously injured in an Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) vehicle accident.
Dieser Artikel wird mit freundlicher Genehmigung der „MarineForum – Zeitschrift für maritime Fragen“ veröffentlicht. Die Aussetzung der Wehrpflicht zum 1. Juli 2011, die der Bundestag beschlossen hat, ist nur der letzte Schritt eines langen »Transformationsprozesses«, der die Bundeswehr vor allem effektiver und billiger machen sollte. Eingeleitet wurde dieser Prozess mit […]
WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011 – President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta and Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, are satisfied the military can implement the repeal of the „Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell“ law.
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Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that six additional Iroquois helicopters will be reserved for sale to historical organisations.
WASHINGTON, July 22, 2011 – Based on recommendations from military leaders, President Barack Obama has certified to Congress that the U.S. armed forces are prepared for repeal of the „Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell“ law.
The Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels’ contribution to supporting Australians in Papua New Guinea during the Second World War has been honoured today at a ceremony in Port Moresby.
NAVY Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded a $760,783,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-10-C-0044) for the manufacture and delivery of five low rate initial production (LRIP), lot three, E-2D Advanced Hawkeye (AHE) aircraft, including associated non-recurring support.