Big moves are afoot on the federal military procurement file – and not a moment too soon.On both fronts, according to a senior defence industry source, the Liberal government is gearing up for moves it hopes will break the logjam.
A man purporting to be Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau speaks in this still frame taken from social media video courtesy of SITE Intel Group, released on August 10, 2016, in an unknown location.Last month Nigeria's air force said it had killed senior Boko Haram members and that Shekau had been wounded.
The leader of the brutal Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram has released a marathon 40-minute video message denying he had been killed or seriously injured in a military air strike.Abubakar Shekau taunted leaders by claiming they cannot kill him 'until my time comes' and appeared to insult one by saying he had 'goat eyes'.
As of this weekend, at least some Colorado voters' blank 2016 general election ballots are already "in the mail.citizens currently living overseas.
This is following the release of a video purportedly by by the factional leader of insurgent group, Boko Haram, debunking earlier claims by the military that Shekau was killed or badly wounded in an air strike in September.“He also tried albeit failingly to deny the air raid by the Nigerian Air Force in which he was wounded.
A Nigerian soldier has been killed following an attack on the troops by some militants in Cross River State.l Sani Usman said the attack was led by the group’s wanted leader, Benjamin Simpler also known as G1He said in the statement that one soldier was killed while two others went missing as a result of the attack.
The Nigerian Military has reacted to the latest video purportedly released by the former leader of Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau as a ‘mere propaganda’ by ‘a mentally sick and unstable’ terrorist leader.Sani Kukasheka urged the public to be calm because the military will soon finish off the remnant of Boko Haram in the country and rescue the abducted Chibok School girls.
The American Red Cross is hosting a Military Family Salute and Support Brunch on Saturday, Oct.The Military Family Salute and Support Brunch is for military families, veterans and reservists.
While the Syrian city of Raqqa is considered the caliphate's de facto capital, Mosul is the largest city under its control.The Pentagon is seeking to sanction a military plan that will see an additional 500 American troops heading out to Iraq.
These are the Medal of Honor Citations for the Medals awarded to members of the 37th Infantry Division (“Buckeye”) in World War II.While making a frontal assault across an open field, his platoon was halted 100 yards from the station by intense enemy fire.
President Barack Obama's administration pledged the United States' largest-ever military aid package to Israel on Wednesday - almost $40 billion over 10 years.agreeing on a record $38 billion military aid deal, Sen.
Joseph Sitruk, a former grand rabbi of France for more than two decades who oversaw a growth in synagogues and Jewish schools, has died after a long illness.President Francois Hollande's office announced Sitruk's death.
A broad coalition of Syrian rebels denounced international negotiations for peace as "meaningless" on Sunday, as the U.The U.
Earlier, CNN-New18 TV had reported on Monday that the joint military exercise was called off by Russia following the Uri attack.The channel had also shared the news on Twitter, saying, "Russia calls off joint military drills with Pakistan.
Images posted on a website linked to the Pentagon clearly show US Army personnel firing white phosphorus munitions against the Islamic State group in Iraq, despite the chemical's volatility, and horrific injuries.Under international legal norms, the use of white phosphorus is banned in civilian areas, and the chemical is only to be used to form smoke screens or signals for advancing troops.
: Two military personnel were among four people detained by the police to facilitate investigations into road bully cases.The military personnel aged 20 and 22, and the other two male youths, aged 19 and 20, were picked up in operations at several major roads in the city between 11 last night and 6am today.
As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them.When asked, he has left no doubt that he sees nuclear weapons as the "bedrock" of U.
Nasrollah Sadeghi Zadeh Nili, the representative of Afghanistan’s central province of Daykundi in the Parliament, announced that Taliban has managed to buy off 89 police stations and the Parliament is required to investigate the reasons and whereabouts without delay.According to a report by Mizan, as translated by IFP, Sadeghi Zadeh pointed to 89 military posts of Urozgan Province that were traded to Taliban terrorists and said, “The Parliament should explore why the military men who have served in Afghanistan for years join the opposition group and simply trade military posts with them.
Nanjing University physicist Professor Ma Xiaosong, who has studied quantum radar, said he had “not seen anything like this in an open report.Elsewhere, a military radar researcher at a university in northwestern China said the actual range of the new radar could be even greater than that announced by CETC.
The army's claim was bolstered when Boko Haram released a video on September 13 without Shekau in it.Last month, ISIS high command said Shekau had been replaced as leader by Abu Musab al-Barnawi, the 22-year-old son of Boko Haram's founder Mohammed Yusuf.