12:22 am, May 23, 2015

Search Result

Search Tags:  Richard Mills

Lighter force has double meaning for Marine Corps

After a decade of heavy land war, Marine Corps turns to energy efficiency as a way to lighten its load and return to its expeditionary maritime roots. The service already rolled out four technologies that reduce the amount of energy a marine uses. The Marines Corps also is spending hundreds of millions of dollars on developing and testing other energy efficient equipment.

Tags: DoD , Marine Corps , renewable energy , Green government , Jared Serbu , Technology

Thursday - 10/18/2012, 05:26am EDT

General admits leading cyber attacks in Afghanistan

Marine Lt. Gen Richard Mills told an audience at a conference in Baltimore last that he led cyber attacks in Afghanistan.

Tags: cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Technology , cyber attacks , Federal Drive , Afghanistan , In Depth

Monday - 08/27/2012, 09:24am EDT

Taliban have money problems

A Marine two-star general says the Taliban is experiencing a serious cash flow problem after losing an estimated half of its annual revenue from the drug trade in southern Afghanistan. The Associated Press reported Maj. Gen. Richard Mills says intelligence reports suggest that last year's poppy blight and government eradication efforts are keeping the Taliban from buying weapons and other supplies. Mills said at a news conference at the Pentagon U.S. troops still have a tough fight on their hands in Marjah.

Tags: Pentagon & Beyond , Pentagon , Taliban , J.J. Green

Friday - 09/03/2010, 10:40am EDT