bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
11:57 am, December 19, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Afghanistan

Feds charge Army officer, 2 others in fraud scheme

An Army Reserve lieutenant colonel and two former Special Forces soldiers were indicted Wednesday in a multimillion-dollar fraud scheme to win military contracts in Afghanistan.

Tags: DoD , Army , Special Forces , DoD Report

Wednesday - 08/22/2012, 08:16pm EDT

Rising Afghan insider attacks imperil US strategy

In just the past 10 days, Afghan forces have attacked their coalition partners seven times, killing nine Americans.

Tags: President Barack Obama , DoD , Leon Panetta , Martin Dempsey , DoD Report , Federal Drive

Monday - 08/20/2012, 07:09pm EDT

State's lack of middle managers risks diplomacy

The State Department has a gap in its work force. It has too few experienced, mid-level career foreign service employees. It's the result of several factors...and it's a serious problem.

Tags: GAO , State Departement , workforce , Federal Drive , Iraq , Pakistan , budget

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 01:25pm EDT
Listen

Congress eyes probe into Army program

Congress is poised to launch an investigation into why Army leaders have resisted requests to provide battlefield units with a specific computer program that helps troops locate and clear roadside bombs.

Tags: Army , DoD , Congress , Palantir Technologies , Duncan Hunter

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 06:46pm EDT

Army, Marine Corps look to replace Humvee

Despite planned budget cuts, the military is moving ahead to design a new tactical truck to replace the Humvee, which is vulnerable to roadside bombs and isn't expected meet the demands of future conflicts.

Tags: Humvee , armored truck , acquisition , DoD Report , budget , GAO , Army , USMC , DoD , Iraq , Federal Drive , Amanda Iacone

Wednesday - 07/18/2012, 03:57pm EDT

DoD wants to shift $1 billion to Navy drones

DoD has asked Congress to reprogram $1 billion from accounts dedicated to building up Afghanistan's national security forces.

Tags: DoD , Navy , budget , drones , Federal Drive , DoD Report

Monday - 07/09/2012, 07:54am EDT

Biden, in leaked memo, told Obama war plan flawed

Tags: DoD , CIA , Barack Obama ,

Monday - 06/25/2012, 05:28am EDT

US commander of Afghan war may shift to Europe

The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, Marine Gen. John Allen, is likely to leave to become the chief allied commander in Europe early next year as the war effort moves toward its final phase, a senior U.S. defense official said Tuesday.

Tags: DoD , John Allen , Marine Corps , Federal Drive , DoD Report , In Depth

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 10:03am EDT

Panetta: Troop scandals hurt US Afghan mission

Tags: DoD , Leon Panetta , Army , Marine Corps

Friday - 05/04/2012, 05:05pm EDT

Army data exposes drug trade in war zone

he U.S. Army has investigated 56 soldiers in Afghanistan on suspicion of using or distributing heroin, morphine or other opiates during 2010 and 2011, newly obtained data shows. Eight soldiers died of drug overdoses during that time.

Tags: Army , DoD

Saturday - 04/21/2012, 01:54pm EDT
  •  
  • 6
  •