Dec. 1, 2017
Mattis, Japanese Defense Minister Discuss North Korean Missile Launch
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera condemned North Korea’s Nov. 28 intercontinental ballistic missile launch, and reaffirmed the U.S.-Japan alliance.
FBI Shares Tools, Trains Partner Nations to Fight Terrorists Online
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany —
A team of eight experts from the FBI taught 33 participants from 23 countries how to bring the counterterrorism fight to the internet at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies’ global counterterrorism workshop in Germany titled “Investigating Terrorists Online.”
Face of Defense: Airman Brings Age, Experience to Montana Base
MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont. —
Age is no barrier for Air Force Airman 1st Class Mark Martinez, 40, who joined the Air Force last year and is excelling in his duties as a vehicle maintainer at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana. He ensures the vehicles are clean, in working condition and ready to go. Martinez also drives a wrecker truck to retrieve downed military vehicles.
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, conducting 19 strikes consisting of 24 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.