October 13, 2015
Face of Defense: U.S. Soldier Reconnects With Indonesian Roots
JAKARTA, Indonesia —
U.S. Army Capt. Michelle Sukardi Kania, a linguistics specialist and interpreter who grew up Jakarta, Indonesia, has returned home for the first time since childhood to participate in Exercise Gema Bhakti 2015.
Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
Watch Live at 2:40 p.m. EDT: Carter, Kerry, Australian Counterparts to Brief Reporters
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is scheduled to participate in a news conference in Boston with Secretary of State John Kerry and their Australian counterparts at 2:40 p.m. EDT. Check back to watch the event live.
October 12, 2015
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
New Zealand Hosts Combined Space Operations Meeting
New Zealand will host the Defense Department and U.S. Strategic Command in the Combined Space Operations initiative at a formal meeting of the delegates this week, DoD officials announced.
October 11, 2015
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Iraq, Syria
October 10, 2015
U.S., Russian Officials Discuss Safe Air Operations Over Syria
Defense Department officials held a secure video conference with officials from the Russian Ministry of Defense to discuss safe air operations over Syria, the Pentagon press secretary announced in a statement.
Coalition Airstrikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Harris Says North Korea is Pacom’s Biggest Worry, Gives Report on Asia Rebalance
North Korea and its unpredictable leader are U.S. Pacific Command’s biggest worries, Navy Adm. Harry Harris Jr. told the Military Reporters and Editors Association.
October 9, 2015
Carter, U.K. Counterpart Discuss the Way Ahead in 21st Century
On the final day of his five-day trip to Europe, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter told reporters he’s honored the British government seeks U.S. input on its Strategic Defense and Security Review.