A tank battalion under the direction of the 1st Marine Division made every possible effort to execute a winter combat readiness exercise consisting of intensive field tactical maneuvers and combat firing drills. Conducted in an operation range during Feb. 14-18, this exercise, composed of the whole personnel and equipment of […]
In einem aktuellen Bericht gibt das Office of Drugs and Crime der Vereinten Nationen die Anzahl somalischer Piraten mit insgesamt etwa 3.500 an. In den meisten anderen Quellen war bisher von etwa 2.000 die Rede. Man mag nun darüber diskutieren, ob die bisherigen Zahlen schlichtweg falsch waren, oder aber die […]
Airborne gunners have gone into battle against each other as they train for their role in the British Army’s rapid reaction force.
British Army divers have conducted a night-time diving operation in the Helmand River in Afghanistan in order to help with the development of irrigation and agriculture in the region.
FORT BENNING, Ga. — Infantrymen and engineers steered four small robots around the buildings and terrain at the McKenna Urban Operations Complex last week to get a better idea how they might help Soldiers in recon missions and the detection of improvised explosive devices.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2012 – The rioting and killings that have followed the accidental burning of Qurans by coalition personnel will not change the NATO strategy in Afghanistan, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said today.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Feb. 27, 2012 – Coalition and Afghan forces have worked together throughout Afghanistan in recent days, capturing several insurgent leaders who led attacks against them and killing one in self defense, military officials said.
NAVY BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services, Inc., Rockville, Md. (N65236-12-D-4804), and Science Applications International Corp., McLean, Va. (N65236-12-D-4805), are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, multiple award contract for engineering and prototyping integration, software integration,