October 12, 2015
Airstrikes Continue Against 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.
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 here.
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.
Pentagon Pauses Moderate Syrian Train and Equip Mission
The Defense Department has shifted its focus in Syria and paused its program to train and equip moderate Syrian forces, according to a statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook.
Face of Defense: Guardsman Protects Public as Sheriff’s Deputy
DURHAM, N.C. —
Army Pfc. David Earp plays dual roles protecting the citizens of North Carolina--as an infantryman with the state's National Guard and a sheriff’s deputy with the Durham County Sheriff's Office.
First Lady to Christen Navy Submarine Illinois
The Navy will christen its newest Virginia-class attack submarine -- Illinois -- Oct. 10, during an 11 a.m. EDT ceremony at General Dynamics Electric Boat in Groton, Connecticut.