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10 September 2007 Military News

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Defense Policy / Programs

  • DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for August 2007 10 Sep 2007 -- The Department of Defense announced today its recruiting and retention statistics for the Active and Reserve components for the month of August.
  • All Services Meet Active-Duty Recruiting Goals for August AFPS 10 Sep 2007 -- All four services reported strong recruiting success in August, with the Army marking its second consecutive month exceeding its monthly goal, Defense Department officials announced today.
  • C-17 alternative fuel research tests to begin AFPN 10 Sep 2007 -- Air Mobility Command's chief scientist is now turning his attention to tests to certify Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft to use an alternative fuel mix, which was certified for B-52 Stratofortess Aug. 8.
  • AETC Airmen gather at command symposium AFPN 10 Sep 2007 -- More than 2,000 Airmen flocked to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Sept. 6 and 7 here to attend the 2007 Air Education and Training Command Symposium.
  • New mobility commander to continue raising the bar AFPN 10 Sep 2007 -- Air Mobility Command's new commander said he will strive to deliver what America and the command's Airmen deserve: a continued pursuit of excellence in global air mobility.
  • Special Operations Official Sets Priorities for Future AFPS 10 Sep 2007 -- Prevailing in the war on terror and building strong foundations for a future joint force are top priorities, the Defense Department official who heads the Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict policy group told Pentagon reporters.
  • Kitty Hawk, Allies Complete Malabar Exercise Navy NewsStand 10 Sep 2007 -- The USS Kitty Hawk Carrier Strike Group and embarked Carrier Air Wing 5 completed exercise Malabar Sept. 9 with USS Nimitz Carrier Strike Group, Carrier Air Wing 11, and ships from the Indian Navy, Royal Australian Navy, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, and the Republic of Singapore Navy.
  • Kitty Hawk, Allies Participate in Malabar Photo Navy NewsStand 10 Sep 2007 -- The USS Kitty Hawk Carrier Strike Group participated in its second group photo opportunity this deployment, joining USS Nimitz (CVN 68), the Indian aircraft carrier INS Viraat (R 22) and 10 other ships in the Indian Ocean's Bay of Bengal during Exercise Malabar which began Sept. 4.
  • Pacific Partnership Concludes in Marshall Islands Navy NewsStand 10 Sep 2007 -- The Pacific Partnership team aboard USS Peleliu (LHA 5) concluded its four-month humanitarian mission and departed Marshall Islands Sept. 6.
  • Officials release revised ABU wear policy AFPN 10 Sep 2007 -- Now that the Airman battle uniform is on the shelves of some military clothing sales stores, Air Force uniform officials here released a revised ABU wear policy message Sept. 5 to ensure Airmen are aware of the standards for the new uniform.
  • Indian, US Naval Exercises Herald New Era VOA 10 Sep 2007 -- India has just concluded its most ambitious naval exercise. Called the Malabar Exercise, it included the participation of military vessels and aircraft from the United States, Japan, Australia and Singapore
  • Daily Press Briefing US Dept. of State 10 Sep 2007
  • Press Briefing by Tony Snow The White House 10 Sep 2007

Defense Industry

Other Conflicts

News Reports

  • NEPAL: Some 60,000 Bhutanese refugees could settle in USA "soon" IRIN 10 Sep 2007 -- Nearly half of the 108,000 Bhutanese refugees in Nepal will soon be resettled in the USA with the help of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), officials from the Nepalese government, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the IOM have told IRIN.

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