Staff Sgt. Manuel Quggiotto, with the 4th Alpine Italian Ranger Battalion, proved himself when he began the U.S. Army Ranger Course April 20 and graduated July 10. Now, he is training to become a Ranger instructor for the 5th Ranger Training Battalion in Dahlonega, Georgia, as part of the Italian Ranger Reciprocal Exchange Position program. The Italian unit specializes...

The Pakistani government has disclosed that they have been assisting Nigeria’s counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations against Boko Haram terrorists, in the area of ammunition supplies and maintenance of military aircraft. This disclosure was made on Tuesday in Abuja by the Pakistani Ambassador to Nigeria, Agha Umar Farook, during his meeting with the Minister of Defence, Mr. Dan-Ali,
Farook said that...

The African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security, Smail Chergui underlined Tuesday , in Algiers, the need for African countries to undertake actions to "deradicalize" young recruits in terrorist groups. "Everything must be done so that there is no radicalization of youth and to try and deradicalize those who can be recruited," said the guest of the Algerian radio's channel...

Cmdr. Rodney Moss relieved Cmdr. Larry R. Spradlin as commanding officer of the Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit (CNATTU) Whidbey Island during a change of command ceremony December 11. Capt. Terrence Hammond, commanding officer of Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training (CNATT), presided over the event. The unit staff and students witnessed the ceremony, bidding farewell to Spradlin...