Marking Memorial Day, Trump Notes Ongoing Battle on Terror

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday paid tribute to "a new generation of American patriots" who, he said, "are fighting to win the battle against terrorism." They are "risking their lives to protect our citizens from an enemy that uses
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Amb. Power at U.N. Event Commemorating Srebrenica Genocide

Remarks by Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, at a High-level UN Commemorative Event on Srebrenica: Remembering and Honoring the Victims of the Genocide, July 1, 2015 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mirsada, for inviting us to join you in this important and moving commemoration. And thank you for (more...)

U.S. Increases Financial Support for Ukraine

By Jane Morse Staff Writer The Obama administration announced a new package of assistance totaling $50 million to help Ukraine pursue political and economic reform and strengthen the partnership between the United States and Ukraine. A fact sheet released by the White House April 22 said that U.S. support (more...)

U.S., Russia Can Make Bilateral Progress, DOD Official Says

By Jim Garamone American Forces This article was originally published on the Defense Department website on September 5. Washington — The United States and Russia disagree on some aspects of their bilateral relations, but there are many areas where the countries can and do cooperate, the deputy assistant secretary of (more...)

Partners Essential in Strategic Transition, Defense Official Says

By Cheryl Pellerin American Forces Press Service This article was originally posted February 2 to the Department of Defense website. Munich — The United States is embarked on a strategic transition fueled by the end of a decade of war and by new fiscal and security challenges, but it won’t have (more...)

New Arms-Reduction Treaty Builds U.S., Russian Confidence

By MacKenzie C. Babb Staff Writer The New START arms-reduction treaty, an agreement between the United States and Russia to reduce each nation’s nuclear arsenals to their lowest levels in more than a half century, has been “a great success” since its February implementation, according to a senior U.S. (more...)


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