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Dec 30, 2014, 1:00 AM
Under the auspices of DARPA’s Integrity and Reliability of Integrated Circuits program, researchers from the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) and Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) are collaborating in powerful new ways to determine the reliability and integrity of microchips embedded in some of the nation’s most critical military weapon and cyber systems.
Dec 29, 2014, 1:00 AM
The eerie whistle of a mortar round pierces the calm as the unmistakable cracks of incoming rounds augment the disarray that surrounds you.
Dec 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
From December 1-12, world leaders are meeting in Lima, Peru to lay the groundwork for a global agreement on climate change.
Dec 26, 2014, 1:00 AM
Wearable technologies may provide U.S. Soldiers with on-the-move, portable energy and reduce the weight of gear they carry into combat.
Dec 25, 2014, 1:00 AM
Brazilian Air Force Staff Sergeant Bruno da Silveira Mendonça hopes to represent his country in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games with the same pride with which he wears his military uniform.
Dec 25, 2014, 1:00 AM
U.S. Army South coordinated a visit for a Chilean army intelligence delegation to visit Fort Hood, Texas, July 28 – Aug. 8 during a military intelligence professional development exchange in combat intelligence operations at the tactical and operational level.
Dec 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Peruvian President Ollanta Hulama presided Monday over the christening of “La Unión”, the largest sail training ship of its kind in Latin America.
Dec 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
On February 11, 2014, General Rafael Melara Rivera was inducted into the United States Army's War College Hall of Fame, located in Pennsylvania.
Dec 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
Guerrilla groups are reeling from the continuing success of fierce social, military and media demobilization campaigns led by the Colombian government.
Dec 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
From November 19-30, about 1,000 troops from the Brazilian Army’s 17th Jungle Infantry Brigade completed the most recent iteration of Operation Curaretinga, a series of security patrols along nearly 3,000 kilometers of the Brazilian-Bolivian border.
Dec 23, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Colombian National Army announced December 21 the capture of Hermes Alirio Casanova Ordoñez, an alleged drug trafficker suspected of brokering deals between Colombian terrorists and drug traffickers and Mexican transnational criminal organizations. Soldiers arrested him in the Department of Valle del Cauca.
Dec 22, 2014, 1:00 AM
Having partnered with the Defense Institute for Medical Operations (DIMO), the U.S. Southern Command’s (SOUTHCOM) Surgeon office recently executed a set of pre-deployment courses on Ebola precautions, recognition and response for Salvadoran and Uruguayan peace keeping operations (PKO) forces heading to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mali in early 2015.
Dec 22, 2014, 1:00 AM
West Africa’s Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) crisis and the threat of its spread have taken global health security to the top of the priority list for health authorities in Europe, the United States and Latin America.
Dec 22, 2014, 1:00 AM
About 1,328 kilograms of cocaine seized from a vessel northeast of Punta San Blas, Panama, was offloaded December 16 by the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Decisive as part of Operation Martillo.
Dec 19, 2014, 1:00 AM
In addition to my role as Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, I am also The Interdiction Committee (TIC) chair.
Dec 19, 2014, 1:00 AM
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos recently signed a request by U.S. federal law enforcement officials to extradite alleged narco-trafficker Daniel Rendón Herrera to the United States.
Dec 19, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Chile Battalion, a team of Soldiers from Chile, El Salvador and Honduras, recently won the gold medal in the second Peacekeeper Challenge, a competition between troops who are serving in the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH).
Dec 18, 2014, 1:00 AM
A plane seized from drug traffickers is the newest addition to the Aerial Surveillance Service of the Costa Rican Ministry of Security’s fleet: the Beechcraft King Air F90, which will carry out patrol missions against organized crime.
Dec 18, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Anti-Drug Directorate of Peru’s National Police (DIRANDRO) arrested 15 suspects and seized more than $11 million in assets on December 11, dismantling a criminal organization accused of laundering money for narco-traffickers, according to Interior Minister Daniel Urresti.
Dec 17, 2014, 1:00 AM
The Colombian National Navy recently trained naval forces from eight countries in the Americas in maritime interdiction and other operations during the 12th Coast Guard and Maritime Interdiction Course.