WASHINGTON – The joint testing of an improved interceptor missile system designed to counter future missile threats went as planned, Defense Department spokesman Army Col. Steven Warren told Pentagon reporters Tuesday. “The Israel Missile Defense Organization of the Directorate of Defense Research and Development, and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, conducted an intercept test of […]
WASHINGTON, April 1, 2013 â€“ The U.S. will continue to conduct military exercises such as Foal Eagle 2013 with South Korea as part of its commitment to that nation and its desire to maintain peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula and in the region, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said here today.
WASHINGTON â€“ The Pentagonâ€™s top health affairs official Wednesday detailed for Congress the immediate and long-term effects of sequestration on the Defense Departmentâ€™s military health care system and its medical mission.
WASHINGTON â€“ President Barack Obama yesterday announced his nominations to serve as the next leaders of the Defense Department and Central Intelligence Agency.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2012 â€“ A recent Iranian attack on a U.S. drone occurred over international waters, but the aircraft suffered no damage and returned safely to base, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said today.
WASHINGTON â€“ President Barack Obama yesterday announced his nominations for two key military leadership positions in Europe and Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2012 â€“ In an interview on the CBS program â€œ60 Minutesâ€ last night, the commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan said he takes his mission personally and is angered by insider attacks by Afghan security forces and militants wearing Afghan uniforms.
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2012 â€“ The U.S. military has provided emergency medical aid to Yemen thatâ€™s being used to help treat Yemeni soldiers and others whoâ€™d been wounded in a May 21 terrorist suicide bombing attack in the countryâ€™s capital, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little told reporters today.
WASHINGTON â€“ The relationship between U.S. and Afghan officials remains intact despite some recent negative events in Afghanistan, the commander of the International Security Assistance Force said Friday.