The Department of the Navy announced the MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) received milestone C approval, Sept. 22. This decision by Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L) Honorable Frank Kendall, allows the MQ-4C Triton program to enter into Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP), the first part of the production and
As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them. Continue reading ? The post Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld decided to bring up George H. W. Bush's age when asked if it concerned him that the former president is reportedly planning to vote for Hillary Clinton.
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld took a shot at George H.W. Bush’s age on Thursday after being asked in an MSNBC interview whether he was surprised that the 92-year-old former president was supporting Hillary Clinton in November. MSNBC:...Show More Summary
After Defense Secretary Robert Gates wrote an op-ed criticizing Donald Trump, the thin-skinned presidential candidate lashed out at a former Cabinet member widely respected by both Democrats and Republicans. "We had a clown today, an absolute clown, Robert Gates. Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry has worked tirelessly to end the bloodshed in Syria. Yet he has been on the receiving end of criticism and pushback from Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and the Joint Chiefs of Staff. It appears those who run the U.S. Show More Summary
ROBERT GATES. Former Defense Secretary calls Donald Trump “beyond repair.”: “He has no clue about the difference between negotiating a business deal and negotiating with sovereign nations. A thin-skinned, temperamental, shoot-from-the-hip…...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s campaign manager thinks former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was critical of Trump because Gates doesn’t understand terrorism, she suggested Sunday morning. “ Secretary Gates really should have, I think, in his book been...Show More Summary
Donald Trump is attacking former SecDef Robert Gates because Gates said he was unfit to be president. …Trump carried his attacks on former Defense Secretary Robert Gates from Twitter to a rally in Colorado Springs Saturday night, calling Gates a “nasty guy.” “We had a clown today, an absolute clown. Robert Gates, he’s supposed to [...]
Donald Trump launched a series of fierce attacks against former Defense Secretary Robert Gates after the former defense secretary wrote an op-ed critical of him, the Washington Post reports. Said Gates: “He’s a nasty guy. Probably has a problem that [...]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Donald Trump launched a series of fierce attacks against former Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Saturday. "He's a nasty guy. Probably has a problem that we don't know about," Trump said at a rally in an airplane hangar here. Trump attacked Gates on Twitter earlier in the day, calling him "dopey." […]
Former US Defense secretary, Robert Gates is having doubts about both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Gates, who has served eight US presidents including George W. Bush and Barack Obama over the course of 50 years, said there is still...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who has served both Republican and Democratic presidents, sharply criticized Republican nominee Donald Trump’s ability to lead the United States, writing that the business mogul was “beyond repair” when it came to national security. “ At least on national security, I believe Mr. Show More Summary
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates writes in the Wall Street Journal: Mrs. Clinton has time before the election to address forthrightly her trustworthiness, to reassure people about her judgment, to demonstrate her willingness to stake out one or more positions on national security at odds with her party’s conventional wisdom, and to speak beyond [...]
Donald Trump says Gates' time as defense secretary was a "total disaster"
Doug Bandow Security, Asia Kim Jong-un doesn’t care about the international community. North Korea’s Kim Jong-un continues his confrontational course. After Kim conducted his nation’s fifth nuclear test, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter...Show More Summary
On September 8, 2016 I will have the honor of accompanying Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter in London to meet with senior counterparts from 77 countries for discussions on concrete actions to strengthen and modernize United Nations (UN) peacekeeping.
The New York Times reports Wednesday that Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter was among the officials who argued against agreeing to the Syria cease-fire deal between the United States and Russia negotiated by Secretary of State John Kerry last week. Show More Summary
POWELL IN LEAKED EMAIL: ‘I didn’t tell Hillary to have a private server at home’ Former Secretary of State Colin Powell vented to his associates earlier this year about Hillary Clinton’s attempts to rope him into her defense of her email practices, according to alleged leaked messages reviewed by POLITICO late Tuesday. “I didn’t tell […]
Beirut, Lebanon- Russia’s defense minister has lashed out at his U.S. counterpart, who has accused Moscow of sowing seeds of global instability. In last week’s speech at Oxford University, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said “Russia has clear ambition to erode the principled international order,” a statement that came days before the top U.S. and […]