Tägliche Archive: 24. Oktober 2011

Panetta Issues Message on Iraq

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2011 – Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, en route to Indonesia on the first leg of a three-nation overseas trip, issued the following message concerning President Barack Obama’s announcement today that all U.S. forces will be out of Iraq by the end of the year:

Somali jihadists focus on banning women’s sports rather than famine

While Al Qaeda is projecting a kinder, gentler image by distributing aid to famine victims, its local Somali affiliate, the Al Shabab, are ensuring strict adherence to a five-year old ban on women’s sports. The emphasis on women constitutes an expanded enforcement of the Shabab’s extreme interpretation of Quranic guidelines […]

USA – US Military contracts for FY11

AIR FORCE      Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems, Marietta, Ga., is being awarded a $518,909,311 firm-fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract modification for the C-5 Reliability Enhancement and Re-engining Program (RERP), full rate production, lot five material and fabrication. Work to be performed under this effort includes the […]

Deutschland – Maritime Fähigkeiten der Bundeswehr auf dem Prüfstand

Weitere Informationen Interne Links Waffensysteme Übersicht / Weapon Systems Overview Struktur der Streitkräfte / Order of Battle Streitkräfteübersicht / Armed Forces Division Spezielle Operationen (DSO) Kommando Spezial Kräfte (KSK) Externe Links Bundesministerium der Verteidigung www.bundeswehr.de Auslandseinsätze der Bundeswehr Dieser Artikel wird mit freundlicher Genehmigung der „MarineForum – Zeitschrift für maritime […]

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