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01 February 2009 Military News

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  • Cooperation Provides Key for Central American Security, Southcom Leader Says AFPS 01 Feb 2009 -- The senior U.S. military officer focused on Latin America and the Caribbean arrived in Guatemala today to bolster the solid U.S.-Guatemalan partnership and underscore the growing importance of international and interagency cooperation in protecting regional stability.
  • Weather Poses Tactical Advantage for Counterpiracy Task Force Navy NewsStand 01 Feb 2009 -- Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 employs myriad surface and air assets to detect and deter piracy but also relies on the elements this time of year due to their impact on the number of attempted attacks on tankers and merchant vessels transiting through the Gulf of Aden.
  • P-3 Orion Crews Soar Without Ever Leaving The Ground Navy NewsStand 01 Feb 2009 -- P-3C pilots and aircrews are now training on the cutting-edge Tactical Operational Readiness Trainer (TORT) at Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville.

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  • AU Leaders Reject Libya's Union Government Proposal VOA 01 Feb 2009 -- A summit of African leaders has opened in Addis Ababa with a day-long discussion on a Libyan-backed proposal to form a union government. But, the Libyan-sponsored proposal encountered stiff resistance, and was effectively shelved.
  • Zimbabwe to Amend Constitution for Unity Government VOA 01 Feb 2009 -- Zimbabwean lawmakers are expected to pass constitutional amendments that clear the way for a unity government between President Robert Mugabe and the opposition.
  • Is Putinism On The Wane? RFE/RL 01 Feb 2009 -- At first glance, the scene looked familiar. Russian protesters gathered for an "unauthorized" demonstration, and riot police moved in to club, kick, disperse, and arrest them

  • Russian Orthodox Church enthrones new patriarch RIA Novosti 01 Feb 2009 -- The Russian Orthodox Church enthroned on Sunday its new leader, Patriarch Kirill, at a ceremony held in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow.



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