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Querying Nato's rapid reaction force - BBC News

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Querying Nato's rapid reaction force
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The alliance's new Readiness Action Plan contains a variety of measures to overhaul the reaction forces. ...
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Defense.gov News Article: Northcom Pursues Closer Engagement ...

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American Forces Press Service. PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo., Jan. ... with the U.S. military, Army Maj. Gen. Francis G. Mahon, Northcom's director for strategy, plans and policy, told American Forces Press Service.
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Defense.gov News Article: Air Force Delivers French Troops to Mali

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United States Department of Defense ... News. American Forces Press Service Bookmark and Share ... 25, 2013 – The U.S. Air Force began transporting French soldiers and military equipment Jan. 21 from here to Bamako, ...
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Mali War Stresses French Air Transport Capabilities | Ottawa Citizen

Last year, Airbus Military was set to begin A400M deliveries to the French air force in November 2012, well ahead of the contractual deadline in March, but the program was massively restructured in 2009 due to major development delays.
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US planes deliver French troops to Mali | Army & Land Forces News ...

US planes deliver French troops to Mali | Army & Land Forces News ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
The U.S. Air Force began transporting French soldiers and military equipment Jan. 21 from Istres, France to Bamako, Mali, ... DefenceTalk | Defense & Military News – Forums – Pictures – Weapons · About us · Write for us ...
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Global Insights: NATO Spending, Capabilities Gaps Continue to Grow

Global Insights: NATO Spending, Capabilities Gaps Continue to Grow | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Only four other NATO members met their obligation to invest in critical future capabilities and spend at least one-fifth of their defense budget on major defense equipment. During the past ...
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Hague: there is rarely, if ever, a purely military solution to terrorism - Defence Management

Hague: there is rarely, if ever, a purely military solution to terrorism - Defence Management | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Hague: there is rarely, if ever, a purely military solution to terrorism
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They stop terrorists from entering our borders, they detect and stop terrorist attack plans, and prevent potential recruits from being radicalised.
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Building Partner Capacity Serves US Interests, Officials Say - Department of Defense

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Building Partner Capacity Serves US Interests, Officials Say
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WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2013 – Programs that help U.S. partners build their capabilities can be force multipliers in achieving U.S.
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NATO may hold mid-2013 summit to mark Afghan handover – The ...

NATO may hold mid-2013 summit to mark Afghan handover – The ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
The international force plans to hand over full responsibility for security to the Afghans by the end of 2014. ... The international force plans to hand over full responsibility for security to the Afghans by the end of 2014.
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Northrop Grumman Highlights Global Intelligence, Surveillance and ...

Northrop Grumman Highlights Global Intelligence, Surveillance and ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
“Northrop Grumman is committed to providing affordable capabilities in C4ISR, unmanned systems, cybersecurity and logistics that will allow the Australian Defence Force to carry out vital operations in country and overseas,” said David Perry, ...
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RAAF shows off new tanker aircraft - Ninemsn

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RAAF shows off new tanker aircraft
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In the Australian Strategic Policy Institute 2012-13 defence budget, analyst Andrew Davies said this was an important capability for the RAAF which was now running four years late.
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DoD Buzz | U.S. acquisition mistakes put Afghan air force's new fleet ...

DoD Buzz | U.S. acquisition mistakes put Afghan air force's new fleet ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Super Tucanos will arrive in Afgahnistan in 2015, not in 2014 as originally planned, meaning the U.S. Air Force trainers might be gone making it harder to stand up the fleet. ... DoD Buzz, Online Defense and Acquisition Journal - Military.com ...
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Sikorsky, Boeing Team to Offer Next Generation ... - Defense Update

Sikorsky, Boeing Team to Offer Next Generation ... - Defense Update | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
This artist's rendering depicts a Sikorsky-Boeing JMR-FVL concept aircraft with counter-rotating co-axial main rotors and a pusher propeller based on Sikorsky's X2® Technology rotorcraft design. ...
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Defense.gov News Article: Air Force Space Command to Bolster ...

Defense.gov News Article: Air Force Space Command to Bolster ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
News. American Forces Press Service Bookmark and Share ... “They are also the Air Force component to U.S. Cyber Command,” the general said, “so when U.S.
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Defense.gov News Article: Despite Smaller Budget, Air Force Seeks ...

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“It doesn't matter what size the United States military becomes, we count on space and cyber capabilities to underpin the force, to enable the way we fight today, to give us the capabilities we need globally,” the general said.
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Defense.gov News Article: Carter Honors Defense Threat Reduction ...

Defense.gov News Article: Carter Honors Defense Threat Reduction ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
American Forces Press Service. WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2013 – In an auditorium filled with nearly 400 Defense Threat Reduction Agency employees and other defense officials, Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B.
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The Measure of a Superpower: A Two Major Regional Contingency ...

The Measure of a Superpower: A Two Major Regional Contingency ... | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Such a force would need support from a wide range of enabling capabilities, such as special operations forces; intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems; cyber defenses; air and missile defenses; and space systems.
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Africa Mission Changes to Meet Threats, Build Capabilities

Africa Mission Changes to Meet Threats, Build Capabilities | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Rob Baker, center, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa commander, and Kenyan Maj. Gen. F. K. Nthenge, assistant chief of the Defense Forces in charge of operations, doctrine and training, discuss various ways to ...
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Australian Minister Details Afghan Withdrawal Plans - DefenseNews.com

Australian Minister Details Afghan Withdrawal Plans - DefenseNews.com | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Australian Minister Details Afghan Withdrawal Plans DefenseNews.com Last October, Australian forces assumed the leadership of the Combined Team – Uruzgan and responsibility for ISAF operations in Uruzgan Province, where there are approximately...
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Afghanistan: Disengagement and Dishonor - CounterPunch

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Afghanistan: Disengagement and Dishonor
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The Taliban-led insurgency remains adaptive and determined, and retains the capability to emplace substantial numbers of IEDs and to conduct isolated high-profile attacks.
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Why the Pentagon hates drone warfare (Commentary) - SILive.com

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Why the Pentagon hates drone warfare (Commentary)
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As commander of the international and U.S.
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DoD Buzz | Army to add more infantry battalions in 2013

DoD Buzz | Army to add more infantry battalions in 2013 | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
Army leaders don't expect budget cuts to affect plans to add a third maneuver battalion and engineer support to its BCTs. ... DoD Buzz, Online Defense and Acquisition Journal - Military.com ...
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Army: GCV Needs to Be Big and Tracked | Defense Tech

Army: GCV Needs to Be Big and Tracked | Defense Tech | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
DefenseTech, Where Technology & Defense Intersect - Military.com. Air · Ground · Sea ... Army requirements officials are not backing away from the service's plan to field a tracked Ground Combat Vehicle that could weigh more than an Abrams M1 tank.
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Chief Of Dysfunctional F-35 Program Calls Out The Pentagon's Defense ... - Business Insider

Chief Of Dysfunctional F-35 Program Calls Out The Pentagon's Defense ... - Business Insider | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
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Navy Orders More Tests for Anti-Ship Missile | Defense Tech

Navy Orders More Tests for Anti-Ship Missile | Defense Tech | Defense capabilities | Scoop.it
DefenseTech, Where Technology & Defense Intersect - Military.com. Air · Ground · Sea ... It's an autonomous, precision-guided anti-ship standoff missile based on the successful JASSM-ER, and is designed to meet the needs of U.S.
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