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11 November 2012 Military News

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Defense Policy / Programs

  • Dempsey Says He's Listened, Learned During Korea Visit AFPS 11 Nov 2012 -- The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said here today that he has learned a lot during his visit to Korea and will put that information to use when he returns to Washington.
  • Joint Chiefs Chairman Visits Korea's Demilitarized Zone AFPS 11 Nov 2012 -- Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey visited the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea today and got a taste of what life is like on the world's hottest frontier.
  • Indian airmen receive C-17 maintenance training AFNS 11 Nov 2012 -- The Indian air force has begun sending about 100 airmen to Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to receive instruction from the 373rd Training Squadron Detachment 5, on how to operate the 10 C-17 Globemaster IIIs they recently purchased.

Defense Industry

  • Russia to Get Kalashnikov Arms Corp RIA Novosti 11 Nov 2012 -- The creator of the Kalashnikov assault rifle agreed to let his name be used as a brand for a new arms corporation, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said on Sunday.

Other Conflicts

  • Salehi: Iran's diplomacy vis-à-vis Syria to prevent deepened crisis IRNA 11 Nov 2012 -- Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said that the Islamic Republic of Iran's diplomacy in Syria is preventing that country's crisis from becoming more deepened, as well as trying to bring back stability and tranquility to the Arab country.
  • President: National reconciliation only solution to Syria problem IRNA 11 Nov 2012 -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said national reconciliation is the solution to Syria problem and the solution can be achieved through a free election.
  • Israel Fires 'Warning' Missile After Syrian Mortars Strike Golan RFE/RL 11 Nov 2012 -- Israel's military says it fired "warning shots" into Syria after stray mortars from the Syrian conflict exploded in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.
  • Syrian Opposition Unites RIA Novosti 11 Nov 2012 -- A number of atomized groups making up the motley Syrian opposition have agreed on Sunday to form a unified coalition set to represent all opponents of President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
  • Israel Fires into Syria, Violence Also Flares on Gaza Border VOA 11 Nov 2012 -- Israel fired a missile into Syria in what the military described as a 'warning shot,' after a stray mortar shell fired from Syria landed near an Israeli military post in the Golan Heights. It was the first time Israel fired into Syria since the civil war erupted there more than a year and a half ago.
  • West African Allies Call for International Forces in Mali VOA 11 Nov 2012 -- West African leaders agreed Sunday to formally request international military forces be deployed to Mali, where large areas of the country have been controlled by rebel groups since April.

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