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Congress OKs Revised Bills on Foreign Arms Sales

The Congress has approved two bills that U.S. officials say could impact the approval process for foreign arms sales, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea Shalal writes one bill would permit ...
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Ashton Carter Officially Unveiled as Defense Secretary Nominee

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter pledged Friday to be “candid” in the strategic and military advice to President Barack Obama if he is confirmed by ...
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Michael Rogers: DoD Plans to Coordinate Network Management, Security Functions

Adm. Michael Rogers The Pentagon is developing an operational framework to allow the U.S. Cyber Command and the Defense Information Systems Agency to cooperate on oversight and defense ...
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Report: US Eyes Afghanistan Troop Increase in 2015

The U.S. government plans to retain an additional several hundred troops on top of what has been initially planned in Afghanistan in 2015 to address a potential force number scarcity ...
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Chuck Hagel: Pentagon Seeks Industry Partnerships to Shape Future Defense Innovation

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has unveiled a new defense initiative that seeks to give the U.S. military an edge over potential adversaries in technological superiority, ...
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Robert Lee: Pentagon Issues New Cyber Ruling Document for Offensive Ops

The Pentagon has released a document that contains its cyber doctrine for military officials to plan cyber offensive missions, FCW reported Friday. Sean Lyngaas writes the new cyber ...
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Knud Bartels: NATO Wants Industry’s Help to Adopt Common Architectures

Gen. Knud Bartels Danish army Gen. Knud Bartels, chairman of NATO’s defense committee, has called on defense industries in allied nations to boost cooperation with the alliance as ...
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Robert Work: Pentagon to Operate Under CR When DoD Unveils FY 16 Budget Plan

Robert Work The Defense Department expects Congress to reject the Pentagon’s estimated $70 billion proposal to fund other areas by reshuffling the military compensation structure, ...
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Adm. James Winnefeld: Military Hones Private Sector Partnerships in Tech, Medical Arenas

Adm. James Winnefeld Jr. Navy Adm. James Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has described what he sees as benefits that come from the U.S. military’s ...
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Report: Agencies Reviewing Draft of Future EO on Federal Drone Operations Transparency

The administration could soon issue an executive order requiring all federal agencies to release information to the public regarding their aerial surveillance activities using drones, ...