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April, 2015

April 8, 2015

US partners with UK, Kazakhstan for Exercise Steppe Eagle

Soldiers from the U.S., U.K. and Kazakhstan are joining forces here for Exercise Steppe Eagle, a two-phase training event designed to refine peacekeeping and peace support operations tasks, while improving interoperability and military cooperation with key partner nations.

April 7, 2015

April 7: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

Coalition military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq.

April 7, 2015

Leaders reaffirm US-Saudi Arabia defense ties

Defense Secretary Ash Carter spoke by telephone with Saudi Arabian Defense Minister Prince Mohammed bin Salman Monday and praised the countries' strategic relationship, Pentagon officials said in a written statement.

April 7, 2015

US military logisticians busy in Afghanistan

As the United States military drew down the number of its forces in Afghanistan last year, logisticians were busy working to redistribute, or in military terms, retrograde, more than a decade's accumulation of assets, equipment and personnel in theater.

April 7, 2015

Defense secretary: sexual assault undermines military’s values

Sexual assaults and retaliation against people who report them undermine the military’s values of honor and trust, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said earlier this month in a message to the Defense Department’s workforce.

April 6, 2015

April 6: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

All strikes took place between 8 a.m., April 5, and 8 a.m., April 6, local time.

April 6, 2015

April 5: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

All strikes took place between 8 a.m., April 4, and 8 a.m., April 5, local time.

April 6, 2015

April 4: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

All strikes took place between 8 a.m., April 3, and 8 a.m., April 4, local time.

April 6, 2015

April 3: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

All strikes took place between 8 a.m., April 2, and 8 a.m., April 3, local time.

April 2, 2015

April 2: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

April 2, 2015Release # 20150402FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESOUTHWEST ASIA — On April 1, Coalition military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria, using fighter and bomber aircraft to conduct three airstrikes. Separately in Iraq, Coalition military forces conducted four airstrikes approved by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, using attack and