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Keynote Speech to the Center for Strategic and International Studies' 2021 Ryozo Kato Award by Lt. Gen. Kevin B. Schneider
By U.S. Forces, Japan | Aug. 2, 2021
Thank you for welcoming me here today to recognize the newest recipients of the Kato Prize.  As commander of U.S. Forces, Japan, I am always eager to talk about the Alliance.  But I am especially proud when I am able to join...

U.S. Indo-Pacific Command will conduct Large Scale Global Exercise 21
By U.S. Indo-Pacom Public Affairs | Aug. 2, 2021
CAMP SMITH, Hawaii – U.S. Indo-Pacific Command will conduct Large Scale Global Exercise 21 (LSGE21) from Aug. 2-27, 2021. LSGE21 is a Department of Defense exercise executed by U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, which incorporates...

From left the Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204), the Republic of Korea navy Chungmugong Yi Sun-sin-class destroyer ROKS Wand Geon (DDH 978), the Royal Australian Navy Anzac-class frigate HMAS Parramatta (FFH 154), the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), the guided-missile destroyer USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115), the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Takanami-class destroyer JS Makinami (DD 112), the Military Sealift Command Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship USNS Alan Shepard (T-AKE 3), the Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate HMCS Calgary (FFH 335), center, the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS New Orleans (LPD 18), back left, the Royal Australian Navvy Hobart-class air warfare destroyer HMAS Brisbane (DDG 41) and the Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) steam in formation during Talisman Sabre (TS) 21. This is the ninth iteration of Talisman Sabre, a large-scale, bilateral military exercise between Australian and the U.S. involving more than 17,000 participants from seven nations. The month-long multi-domain exercise consists of a series of training events that reinforce the strong U.S./Australian alliance and demonstrate the U.S. Military's unwavering commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific.
America Expeditionary Strike Group Concludes Participation in Talisman Sabre
By Lt.Cmdr. Sherrie A Flippin | Aug. 2, 2021
CORAL SEA -- USS America (LHA 6) Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG), after two weeks of large-scale multinational maritime operations and exercises, alongside partner nations and allies, concluded Talisman Sabre 21, July...

Ohio National Guard's Spc. Kiya Marshall and Staff Sgt. Tyler Hamilton, assigned to Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 174th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, operate a man-portable air-defense system to engage an enemy aircraft during exercise Forager 21 on July 30, 2021, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The Avenger is a self-propelled surface-to-air missile system which provides mobile, short-range air defense protection for ground units. Exercise Forager 21 is a U.S. Army Pacific exercise designed to test and refine the Theater Army’s ability to flow landpower forces into the theater, execute command and control of those forces, and effectively employ them in support of our allies, partners, and national security objectives in the region.
1-174th Takes Part in Exercise Forager 21
By Spc. Olivia Lauer | Aug. 2, 2021
ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam -- Soldiers assigned to 1st Battalion, 174th Air Defense Artillery Regiment took part in exercise Forager 21 starting July 10, 2021 on Guam and Tinian. Throughout their training, the 1-174th...

U.S. Space Force Tech. Sgt. Alexander Hamilton (center), the lead range technician for 25th Space Range Squadron, in support of U.S. Space Command, sets up a communications satellite with his Australian counterparts July 15 at Lavarack Barracks in Queensland, Australia, during Exercise Talisman Sabre 21. TS21 is Australia’s largest military exercise with the U.S. and is a demonstration of the strong alliance underpinned by deep levels of cooperation and trust built over decades of operating and training together.
Talisman Sabre Adds a Space Layer to Biennial Exercise
By | Aug. 2, 2021
PETERSON SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. – From Colorado to Australia, spanning the breadth of the Indo-Pacific region, members from U.S. Space Command and its functional and service components supported Exercise Talisman Sabre 21,...

Coronavirus Information
By | April 13, 2021
The DLA coronavirus information pages are the source for FAQs, official guidance, leadership updates, and news on what the agency is doing to support the military services and other federal agencies with their COVID-19...

Beware of Telephone Scammers
By | March 1, 2021
Protect yourself from being taken advantage of with these simple tips...

February 2021
By AFN Broadcast Center | Feb. 18, 2021
Previous Post#TheBigDeal — April 2021In this issue:• New Series• Specials & Events• Movie Premieres• Made-for-TV Movie Premieres• Returning SeriesGet ready for a month of great TV on the American Forces Network!It’s April...

How History Predicts COVID-19’s Impact on Maritime Piracy, and What America Can do to Help
By Brandon Prins (Minerva) | Feb. 17, 2021
Minerva-funded researcher, Brandon Prins recent article discusses how previous financial crises have been followed by significant surges in maritime crime and that the economic impacts of the novel Coronavirus will likely do...

The "Pandemic Textbook" Must Include Decision-Making
By Neil Shortland (Minerva) | Feb. 3, 2021
Minerva-funded researcher, Neil D. Shortland and Laurence Alison recent article discusses why good pandemic management requires goal-directed least-worst decision-making. As scientists who study decision-making early on, they...

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