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Chinese President Xi asks air force to increase militarization of space  Apr 16, 4:16 pm
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): China's president Xi Jinping has reportedly urged Beijing's air force to speed up its air and space integration.
Afghans should strengthen human security post elections for lasting peace  Apr 9, 9:40 am
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): Elections are being held in Afghanistan to choose the next government in that country. The transfer of power is taking place through a democratic process, and one hopes that the new government would be able to ensure "human security" in that country.
Pentagon planning to triple cyber staff to combat computer-based attacks  Mar 30, 12:00 pm
Washington, Mar. 30 (ANI): The Pentagon is planning to more than triple its cyber security staff in the next few years, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has said.
Pentagon going hypersonic with long-range rapid attack weapon  Mar 21, 3:34 pm
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): Pentagon is going hypersonic with an experimental scramjet-powered, ultrahigh speed strike vehicle.
Pakistan seeks leftover US military equipment in Afghanistan  Mar 17, 4:55 pm
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Pakistan reportedly has its eyes on US military's 7 billion dollars worth of armored vehicles and equipment in Afghanistan, which the latter plans on discarding once the war comes to an end.
Assange says NSA reporters 'new kind of political refugee'   Mar 9, 12:34 pm
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Addressing thousands of audience during a teleconference interview at South by Southwest, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said that Americans in exile were fast emerging as new age National security reporters.
Pentagon rejects Syria's 100-day extension request for chemical weapons handover  Feb 28, 1:44 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): The Pentagon has reportedly deemed it "unacceptable" to comply with the Syrian government's recent request for a 100-day extension to meet a U.N.-backed deadline for destroying the nation's chemical weapons stocks.
Pentagon proposes to shrink US Army to lowest level post WWII  Feb 25, 2:52 pm
Johannesburg, Feb. 25 (ANI): Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has proposed to shrink the US Army.
U.S. debating drone strike against American terror suspect in Pakistan  Feb 11, 10:17 am
Washington, Feb. 11 (ANI): The United States is debating whether to authorize a lethal strike against an American terror suspect living in Pakistan.
New wireless brain implant may help wounded soldiers and Alzheimer's patients  Feb 10, 1:41 pm
Washington, Feb. 10 (ANI): The Pentagon is looking at a wireless brain implant that allows wounded soldiers to recover motor skills lost through head trauma.
US military plagued with `toxic commanders`, reveals Pentagon probe   Jan 29, 1:43 pm
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): The number of 'toxic commanders' in the US military has significantly increased in the past two years, a new report by the Pentagon has revealed.
U.S. not fully 'equipped' to detect foreign nuke threats: Pentagon   Jan 26, 5:29 pm
Washington, Jan. 26 (ANI): American intelligence and security agencies are not capable of detecting when foreign nations are building nuclear weapons, Pentagon has revealed.
Pentagon denies ordering 80,000 new Blackberry phones  Jan 24, 1:41 pm
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): BlackBerry investors have been left in a lurch following Pentagon's statement that the government had reportedly not placed a massive order of 80,000 phones in order to save the company.
China trying to drive U.S. militarily out of Asia: US official  Jan 23, 2:23 pm
Washington, Jan. 23 (ANI): China wants to drive the U.S. military out of Asia, and operates under a different strategic culture from that of the United States, a former State Department official has said.
BlackBerry shares soar 10pc after Pentagon orders 80,000 handsets  Jan 22, 2:20 pm
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): BlackBerry's shares have soared 10 percent since Pentagon announced that it will install 80,000 handsets on its network by the end of January 2014.
US lawmakers appeal to block transfer of CIA drone campaign control to Pentagon  Jan 16, 11:52 am
Washington, Jan. 16 (ANI): United States lawmakers have appealed to block President Barack Obama's plan to shift control of the U.S. drone campaign from the CIA to the Defense Department.
Snowden to join Freedom of the Press Foundation as board member  Jan 15, 11:47 am
New York, Jan. 15 (ANI): NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is reportedly joining the board of a non-profit organization co-founded by leaker of Pentagon Papers, Daniel Ellsberg.
Secret Pentagon report claims Snowden's NSA leaks 'helped terrorists'  Jan 10, 1:19 pm
Washington, Jan. 10 (ANI): Two US lawmakers have reportedly said that a secret Pentagon report proves that whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations about the alleged mass surveillance programmes has 'tipped off US adversaries'.
Pentagon working on tech to make electronic gadgets disappear  Jan 8, 1:39 pm
Washington, Jan. 8 (ANI): A division of the Pentagon is reportedly working on a technology that could make biodegradable electronics dissolve after someone triggers them to do so.
US defence dept. plans to arm more drones with guided weapons for combat missions  Jan 3, 3:32 pm
Washington, Jan. 3 (ANI): The US Defence Department is reportedly planning to weaponise more drones for combat missions.
US military control to continue over NSA, Cyber Command  Dec 14, 10:29 am
Washington, Dec. 13 (ANI): The US administration has reportedly decided to continue military leadership of the National Security Agency and the Pentagon's premier force in cyberspace.
Apple sends medical experts to probe employees' deaths in China  Dec 13, 3:03 pm
Beijing, Dec. 13 (ANI): Apple has sent independent medical experts to one of its major contractors in China to probe employees' deaths.
Obama's experts 'clueless' on war costs, Americans' death toll in Afghanistan  Dec 13, 3:01 pm
Washington, Dec. 13 (ANI): President Barack Obama's experts on Afghanistan do not know how much the U.S. spends on the war each year.
U.S. plans to destroy Syrian chemical weapons at sea  Nov 28, 11:56 am
Washington, Nov. 28 (ANI): The United States is planning to destroy some of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons in international waters aboard a government-owned ship.
US defies Chinese restrictions by flying bombers over Senkaku islands   Nov 27, 11:54 am
Washington, Nov. 27 (ANI): The United States has reportedly flown two B-52 bombers over the disputed Senkaku Islands as part of a training exercise amid increased tensions in the sensitive region.