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U.S. Eases Ban On Weapons Sales To Vietnam

AP | MATTHEW PENNINGTON | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Thursday it was partially lifting its ban on sales of weaponry to Vietnam to help its maritime securit...

What Soldiers Can Learn From Diplomats in War Zones (VIDEO)

Nicholas Kralev | Posted 11.25.2013 | World
Nicholas Kralev

The U.S. military is "not very adept" at understanding foreign cultures and has relied on the Foreign Service to provide those skills in war zones says Lt. Gen. Robert Caslen, superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

U.S. Points Finger, And Arms Exports, At Human Rights Abusers

IWatch News | Zach Toombs | Posted 06.22.2012 | World

Every May and June, different branches of the State Department paint contrasting portraits of how Washington views dozens of strategically significant...

Prosecutors: Three Cops Bought, Sold Machine Guns Online

Posted 11.23.2011 | Chicago

Three Indiana police officers are facing indictments for allegedly stealing military-grade weapons bought for the department and selling them on the i...

Latin America: Weapons Sales Soars | By JUAN O. TAMAYO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Whether it's called an ``arms race'' or a ``coincidental modernization'' of existing stocks, a wave of weapons purchases by Latin American nations is ...