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World | Reuters | Wednesday December 11, 2013
After almost four years of allegations that two related helicopter companies in Lithuania and Russia were doing substandard work and should be banned from new contracts, the Pentagon continued to give them business.
World | Mark Mazzetti and Justin Elliott, The New York Times | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Not limiting their activities to the earthly realm, U.S. and British spies have infiltrated the fantasy worlds of World of Warcraft and Second Life, conducting surveillance and scooping up data in the online games played by millions of people across ...
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 8, 2013
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he'll visit Pakistan on Monday - a rare stop for a Pentagon chief in recent years.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
Diplomacy with Iran must be backed up by US military might, Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said Saturday in a speech addressed to Gulf allies anxious over a nuclear deal with Tehran.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, visiting China as a dispute over a new Chinese air defence zone rattles nerves around the region.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 4, 2013
Here's a friendly reminder from the Pentagon police chief: please fill out the proper forms before you bring a bomb to work.
World | Associated Press | Thursday November 28, 2013
The Obama administration is offering to destroy some of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons in international waters aboard a nearly 700-foot (213-meter), U.S. government-owned ship, U.S. officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 28, 2013
The United States pledged support for ally Japan on Wednesday in a growing dispute with China over islands in the East China Sea.
World | Thom Shanker, The New York Times | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Defying China, two long-range U.S. bombers flew through contested airspace over the East China Sea, days after the Chinese announced they were claiming the right to police the sky above a vast area that includes islands at the center of a simmering d...
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers on a training mission flew over disputed islands in the East China Sea without informing Beijing, defying China's declaration of a new airspace defence zone and raising the stakes in a territorial standoff.
World | Reuters | Saturday November 23, 2013
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced on Friday the Pentagon's first Arctic strategy to guide changes in military planning as rapidly thawing ice reshapes global commerce and energy exploration, possibly raising tensions along the way.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 17, 2013
US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel sounded an alarm bell Saturday about budget cuts he said threaten America's security and global military role, while "gambling" over the risk of an unexpected threat.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Doctors and nurses tasked with monitoring the health of terror suspects were complicit in abuses committed at prisons run by the Pentagon and the CIA, an independent report said Monday.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
Pakistan continues to support terror operations in India even after Nawaz Sharif has taken over as the new Prime Minister, a former top Pentagon official and an eminent defence analyst has told the US Congress.
India | Agencies | Friday October 25, 2013
The Prime Minister does not own a mobile phone or use personal email, giving India "no cause for concern" about new US hacking revelations, his office said on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Friday October 25, 2013
European leaders united in anger as they attended a summit overshadowed by reports of widespread US spying on its allies - allegations German Chancellor Angela Merkel said had shattered trust in the Obama administration and undermined the crucial tra...
World | Reuters | Friday October 25, 2013
The United States monitored the phone conversations of 35 world leaders according to classified documents leaked by fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden, Britain's Guardian newspaper said on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday October 24, 2013
For decades, the Boeing 747 was the Queen of the Skies. But the glamorous double-decker jumbo jet that revolutionized air travel and shrunk the globe could be nearing the end of the line.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 12, 2013
US Army researchers are working on building hi-tech body armor that would give soldiers "superhuman strength" in a real-life version of the suit featured in "Iron Man" films.
World | Reuters | Friday October 11, 2013
US Secretary of State John Kerry met President Hamid Karzai in Afghanistan on Friday to try to advance negotiations over a security pact that have stalled over two issues that have become deal breakers for the Afghan government.