Military and Police Aid

Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 13:13
A month ago Obama administration officials promised to deliver arms and ammunition to the Syrian rebels in the hope of reversing the tide of a war that had turned against an embattled opposition.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 14:35
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney address the announcement by the Obama administration to assist the Syrian rebels with humanitarian and military aid, some details of that aid, the urgency to advance toward a political transition in Syria, representatives of the Taliban in Doha, Qatar, the question of freeing certain prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, security in Afghanistan, Russia's reaction to President Obama's call for nuclear cuts, and President Obama's trip to Africa.
Monday, July 15, 2013 - 09:34
Tunisia has a new army chief of staff. The appointment of a veteran officer comes at a time when citizens are increasingly worried about their country's security situation.
Monday, July 15, 2013 - 09:00
Exercises, training exchanges and other military-to-military engagements with partners across the Middle East will become increasingly important as the United States draws down its forces in Afghanistan.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 08:17
This press briefing addresses aid to Syrian rebels, updates to the Israeli- Palestinian negotiations, tensions between South Sudan and Sudan and elections in Mali
Monday, June 24, 2013 - 14:46

Thirty miles north of the Red Sea, near the Jordanian town of Al Quweira, 8,000 troops from the United States, Jordan, and 19 partner countries concluded a 12-day military exercise that ran from June 9 through June 20. The exercise, named “Eager Lion,” aims to bolster defense capabilities in the region and enhance military-to-military relationships between the U.S. and its allies.

Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 14:34

Secretary of State Kerry recently waived conditions on 1.3 billion dollars of military aid to Egypt.