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May 19, 2018

Eucom Commander Launches Readiness Program Training Initiative in Georgia

The commander of U.S. European Command reaffirmed U.S. commitment to Georgia’s sovereignty and its aspirations to become a member of NATO during a launch ceremony for the new Georgia Defense Readiness Program Training initiative.

April 25, 2018

Air Cavalry, ‘Sky Soldiers’ Test New Air Assault Concept

Army Joint Modernization Command’s Joint Warfighting Assessment 18 is a training event designed for soldiers to operate realistically and test new concepts and capabilities required for the joint force to win across multiple environments.

April 5, 2018

Future Tech: Soldiers Test, Evaluate New Equipment in Germany

U.S. and British troops and Defense Department personnel in Germany watched as several new unmanned aerial tools were explained and demonstrated during a multinational joint equipment training brief.as a precursor to a scheduled Robotic Complex Breach Concept demonstration of new air and ground equipment.

March 21, 2018

Joint U.S.-Israel Exercise Juniper Cobra 2018 Concludes

Exercise Juniper Cobra 2018, a joint U.S.-Israel ballistic missile defense exercise, concluded after several weeks of robust training on shared capabilities and interoperability via computer simulations and live scenarios.

March 8, 2018

Eucom Commander: Violent Extremism, Russia Top Threats in Region

The United States and NATO are working together to counter violent extremism and Russian destabilization efforts, which are the biggest threats to European security, the commander of U.S. European Command said.

Feb. 26, 2018

Upcoming Joint U.S.-Israeli Exercise Aims to Improve Interoperability

More than 2,500 U.S. personnel will join Israeli forces for the biennial Juniper Cobra exercise to improve interoperability between U.S. and Israeli defense systems, a Pentagon spokesman said.

Nov. 2, 2017

Armenia, U.S. Celebrate Reopening of Zar Peacekeeping Training Area

Armenian and U.S. leaders celebrated the reopening of the Zar Peacekeeping Training Area in Yerevan, Armenia, a facility designed to increase the readiness and training of Armenia's 12th Peacekeeping Brigade for international peacekeeping missions.

Aug. 28, 2017

‘Iron Brigade’ Soldiers Hone Readiness at Grafenwoehr Exercise

The Combined Resolve IX live-fire exercise involved about 2,000 soldiers and enhanced the readiness of U.S. Army Europe’s regionally allocated land and aviation forces to deter aggression in Europe while supporting Operation Atlantic Resolve.

Aug. 26, 2017

Dunford Attends Scottish Tattoo, Discusses Defense Topics With U.K. Leaders

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attended the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Scotland, and spoke with senior United Kingdom defense leaders on a wide range of defense topics.

May 12, 2017

Soldiers Undergo Tough Training at Saber Junction 17 Exercise

The Army’s 2nd Cavalry Regiment undergoes tough training during an exercise held at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany to test troop operational and tactical decision making skills.

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