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Hagel meets with Brownlee

New Zealand Minister of Defense Gerry Brownlee visited the Pentagon this week. During his meeting with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Hagel praised the growth of the bilateral defense relationship and expressed appreciation for New Zealand's support for the coalition fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Tags: Chuck Hagel , Gerry Brownlee , New Zealand , Resolute Support , Afghanistan

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 09:39am EST

Iraqi training gets early start

The U.S. military is accelerating its efforts to train and advise Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants.

Tags: Iraq , Chuck Hagel , training , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 05:54pm EST

Iraq conflict expected to be long

The Pentagon has warned Congress that the long, drawn-out military campaign against Islamic State militants is just beginning and could expand to include modest numbers of U.S. forces fighting alongside Iraqi troops.

Tags: Iraq , Chuck Hagel , Martin Dempsey , Barack Obama , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Friday - 11/14/2014, 09:19am EST

Tunisia's defense minister visits the US

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel met with the Tunisian Minister of Defense Ghazi Jeribi at the Pentagon on Monday. They discussed ways in which the U.S. and Tunisia could cooperate in fighting terrorism, given continuing instability in the region.

Tags: Tunisia , Al Qaeda , Chuck Hagel , Ghazi Jeribi , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Tuesday - 11/04/2014, 09:01am EST

Comey tackles terrorism

FBI Director James Comey will deliver a keynote counterterrorism speech in New York City at Fordham Law School on Monday. With the rise of Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria, international terrorism remains a key national security and law enforcement dilemma for the U.S. and its allies.

Tags: James Comey , counterterrorism , ISIS , Fordham , New York City , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Monday - 11/03/2014, 08:52am EST

Hagel meets with Kodheli

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel met with Albania's Minister of Defense Mimi Kodheli Monday at the Pentagon. Hagel thanked Minister Kodheli for her leadership in Albania's generous support to the government of Iraq through resupply donations.

Tags: Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green , Chuck Hagel , Mimi Kodheli , Albania , Iraq ,

Friday - 10/31/2014, 11:44am EDT

Supplies for Kurds go astray

The Pentagon acknowledged on Wednesday that two bundles of military supplies for Kurdish fighters in Kobani went astray during an air drop earlier this week, with one destroyed later by an air strike and the other taken by Islamic State militants.

Tags: military supplies , Kurdish fighters , Kobani , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Thursday - 10/23/2014, 10:25am EDT

US spending on ISIL growing

How much has the U.S. spent on the campaign against Islamic State Group?

Tags: John Kirby , Barack Obama , Syria , Iraq , spending , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Wednesday - 10/22/2014, 08:45am EDT

International defense officials meet in Washington to discuss ISIL

U.S. Military Officials says the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey will convene a meeting of more than 20 foreign chiefs of defense this week in Washington to discuss the coalition efforts in the ongoing campaign against ISIL.

Tags: Martin Dempsey , Lloyd Austin , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Monday - 10/13/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Obama discussing strategy

Could the U.S. strategy to fight ISIL be changing?

Tags: strategy , Barack Obama , Iraq , Syria , Pentagon and Beyond , JJ Green

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 05:09pm EDT
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