Military and Police Aid

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 07:10
Three American military trainers assigned to help upgrade Jordan’s armed forces were shot to death on Friday at a Jordanian Air Force base, an alarming confrontation that raised questions about the relationship between two longtime allies.
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 07:04
UK Armed Forces personnel will today begin operations to help train the Libyan Coastguard, the Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has confirmed.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 07:09
Tunisian pilots are in Roswell, New Mexico, for training on the Kiowa Warrior helicopters the North African nation is due to soon take delivery of.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 07:08
The fall of Mosul will set in motion yet another training cycle for the Iraqi Security Forces and a return to the counter-insurgency strategy that will keep U.S. troops in Iraq indefinitely, according to U.S. military officials.
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 06:58
UK Armed Forces will provide training to Tunisian forces to help stem the threat posed by Daesh, the UK Defence Secretary has announced.
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 07:51
The entry onto the battlefield of the black-clad elite forces — who have trained closely with the U.S. military — marks the beginning of what their commanders say will be a sharp push toward Mosul, the militants’ last major stronghold.
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 07:12
Britain has sent 40 military personnel to Tunisia to provide training aimed at helping the North African country prevent the spread of Islamic State fighters from neighbouring Libya, the British defence minister said on Saturday.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 07:04
Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said: "Turkey's presence in Bashiqa is legitimate. We will continue our presence there as long as Turkey is needed there." He said Turkey’s presence in the Iraqi region was for the purpose of supporting the people of Mosul.
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 10:34
Gen. Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, thinks the mission to train allied air forces needs extra emphasis from the service, potentially including building in incentives for the airmen who do that mission.
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 07:22
After training more than 80 Egyptian Armed Forces (EAF) personnel across 2015/16 in Counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) and close protection, hosted in the UK, UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has pledged to continue working alongside the Egyptian military to enable further training.