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29 March 2015 Military News

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  • Airstrikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq AFPS 29 Mar 2015 -- U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.

Defense Policy / Programs

Defense Industry

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News Reports

  • White House: Success of talks depends on Iran Press TV 29 Mar 2015 -- The United States says it is optimistic that Iran and the P5+1 can reach a nuclear deal as a self-imposed end-March deadline approaches, but success of talks depends on Tehran.
  • Iran denies Western media report on enrichment constraints Press TV 29 Mar 2015 -- A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator has dismissed a report by the Associated Press on the possibility of Tehran's acceptance of new constraints on its uranium enrichment program during the ongoing sensitive talks between Iran and the P5+1 group.
  • Iran, Powers Explore Compromises As Nuclear Talks Intensify RFE/RL 29 Mar 2015 -- Representatives of Iran and six world powers are intensifying talks in Switzerland, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear program looms.
  • Iran Says Political Accord Highly Likely At Nuclear Talks RFE/RL 29 Mar 2015 -- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has said that there is a "90 percent probability" Tehran and six world powers will adopt a political declaration in their negotiations before an end-of-March deadline.
  • Iran Talks Get Tougher as Deadline Looms VOA 29 Mar 2015 -- Two top foreign ministers helping to negotiate a nuclear deal with Iran are sounding confident that an agreement can be reached by Tuesday's deadline.
  • Uzbeks Vote In Heavily Criticized Presidential Election RFE/RL 29 Mar 2015 -- Uzbekistan has voted in a presidential election all but certain to secure incumbent Islam Karimov a fourth term in office.
  • Technical Problems Mar Nigerian Election; Voting Extended Into Sunday VOA 29 Mar 2015 -- Voting in Nigeria's national elections resumes Sunday for an unplanned second day after officials held up polling in some areas Saturday because of technical glitches and long delays.
  • Polls Close in Nigeria Election After Technical Glitches Extend Voting VOA 29 Mar 2015 -- Election workers across Nigeria labored Sunday to tally millions of votes from the country's closely watched national elections, after some polls that were kept open an extra day by technical problems finally closed.
  • China eyes more maritime cooperation with ASEAN People's Daily 29 Mar 2015 -- China hopes all-round maritime cooperation with the ASEAN will become a model for building the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, Chines State Councilor Yang Jiechi said here on Saturday.
  • China welcomes Denmark, Australia to AIIB People's Daily 29 Mar 2015 -- China's Ministry of Finance on Sunday welcomed the decisions of Denmark and Australia to apply to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
  • New Chinese Bank Becomes Major Headache For U.S. RFE/RL 29 Mar 2015 -- Another day, it seems, brings another new member to China's latest big international initiative: a new development bank for Asia. Russia became the latest country to announce it would join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), to be based in Beijing.
  • DPRK denounces new UN resolution on its human rights People's Daily 29 Mar 2015 -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Saturday slammed a new UN resolution on its human rights record, calling it a 'farce staged at the UN human rights arena as a product of the U.S. hostile policy' toward Pyongyang.

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