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Feb 13, 2015
US Senate confirms Barack Obama's pick for Pentagon chiefThe Senate on Thursday confirmed President Barack Obama's choice to run the Pentagon, handing Ashton Carter the unenviable task of steering the military as the United States confronts Islamic State militants, conflict in Ukraine and other worldwide threats.
Dec 06, 2014
Obama's defence secy nominee Ashton Carter instrumental in reviving ties with IndiaHoping that the Senate will confirm Carter quickly so he can get to work without delay, Hoyer said Carter is an excellent choice to serve the next Secretary of Defence.
Dec 05, 2014
Obama to announce defense secretary pick, Ashton Carter expected to get jobFor the job, Obama is turning to a seasoned Pentagon operative who rose up the short list when others took themselves out of contention.
Dec 03, 2014
Obama likely to name ex-Pentagon official Ashton Carter for defence secyFormer Pentagon official Ashton Carter is likely to be President Barack Obama's nominee for defense secretary, according to administration officials, putting him in line to take over a sprawling department that has had an uneasy relationship with the White House.
Nov 25, 2014
Under pressure from Obama, US defence chief Chuck Hagel steps downUnder pressure from President Barack Obama, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel submitted his resignation Monday amid White House concerns about his effectiveness and broader criticism from outside about the administration's Middle East crisis management.
Nov 25, 2014
US: Michele Flournoy to become first woman defence secretary?Flournoy heads a short list of candidates to direct the war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and help Afghanistan fight the Taliban insurgency.
Nov 24, 2014
US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel to step downHagel is the first senior Obama adviser to leave the administration following the sweeping losses for Obama's party in the midterm elections.
Oct 30, 2014
Pentagon orders 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops helping in West AfricaOrdering firm restrictions for US troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that soldiers women helping to fight Ebola must undergo 21-day quarantines.
Oct 10, 2014
US approves previously-stalled technology transfer licenses to IndiaThe Pentagon has approved two previously-stalled technology transfer licenses to India.
Oct 02, 2014
NSA Ajit Doval discusses security cooperation with US Defence SecyNational Security Advisor Ajit Doval has met US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel and discussed a range of issues, including the strategic Indo-US partnership.