WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 – Two hundred and twenty-one years ago today, Congress created the U.S. Revenue-Marine to protect a vulnerable young nation’s shores, on a date we now celebrate as the birthday of the United States Coast Guard.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 – Casing the colors of U.S. Joint Forces Command is not a retreat from joint operations, the combatant command’s last commander said today.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 – Coalition forces in southern Afghanistan have made progress while curbing enemy momentum, the commander of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force’s Regional Command South said today.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2011 – The legislation President Barack Obama signed into law yesterday to raise the nation’s debt ceiling and control long-term spending does not specifically call for more spending cuts than Defense Department officials already were planning, a senior Pentagon official said today.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 – The „sequestration“ mechanism in the nation’s new debt-reduction law is unacceptable given the multitude of threats facing America, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said here today.
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WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 – The need for a joint force hasn’t gone away, but the need for a specific command dedicated to „jointness“ has, and the U.S. Joint Forces Command furled its colors today.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 4, 2011 – A combined Afghan and coalition security force detained a Haqqani network leader yesterday during a security operation in the Sperah district of Afghanistan’s Khost province, military officials reported.
NAVY General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $110,799,779 contract modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2303) for long lead time construction for DDG 1001, long lead time material for DDG 1002, and engineering and production support services.