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Commentary: Biden’s vaccine mandate is not the solution

Capital Press 25 Sep 2021
Americans are deeply divided on COVID-19 and the response to it ... Just in the past few months. ... • Between mobilizing the National Guard, deploying a military medical response team to North Idaho, contracting with the federal government, and other steps, we added hundreds of medical and administrative personnel in our hospitals ... Gov ... ....
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‘Great step forward’: Ratan Tata on Centre buying 56 C-295 military aircraft

Hindustan Times 24 Sep 2021
The Centre sealed a ₹22,000 crore contract with ... Tata Trusts chairperson Ratan Tata said on Friday the Centre’s contract with Airbus Defence to procure C-295 medium transport military aircraft is a “great step forward in opening up of aviation and avionics projects” in India.
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Biden hosts Australian, Indian, Japanese leaders for Quad summit

Raw Story 24 Sep 2021
Although it will take years for Australia's navy to actually get the vessels, the announcement sent waves around the world, angering China and separately causing a furious row with France which saw its previously negotiated contract for selling Australia conventional submarines thrown out. No military component ... "This is not a military alliance.
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Biden eyes Indo-Pacific in summit with Australia, India, Japan

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2021
Although it will take years for Australia's navy to actually get the vessels, the announcement sent waves around the world, angering China and separately causing a furious row with France which saw its previously negotiated contract for selling Australia conventional submarines thrown out ... "This is not a military alliance.
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Southern Nevada agencies seek housing, services for Afghan refugees

Las Vegas Review-Journal 24 Sep 2021
military base where Afghans airlifted out of Afghanistan are screened, amid questions about how the government is caring for the refugees and vetting them ... military ... Most parolees have yet to arrive in Nevada and are currently being vetted and medically screened at one of eight military bases in the U.S., she said.
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Huawei executive to be freed after deal with US prosecutors

Khaleej Times 24 Sep 2021
The Pentagon lists Huawei as a military-backed company to be avoided in contracting, noting that its founder Ren was formerly an engineer in the People's Liberation Army. The US government and the military have banned Huawei equipment and sought to get other local governments and ...
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Macron ‘waiting for Johnson’s proposals’ after PM tries to smooth tensions

Belfast Telegraph 24 Sep 2021
The men spoke in a call on Friday after France was angered by Australia cancelling a lucrative contract to provide subs when it formed a new military pact with the US and Britain ... men discussed “a range of issues of mutual interest”, including military co-operation through Nato.
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French FM says it will take time and US action to restore trust, State Department ...

Russia Today 24 Sep 2021
He did meet with Blinken on Thursday, however ... Also on rt.com France to return ambassador to Washington after Biden’s call to Macron in wake of major military contract snub ... In addition to the now-scuttled shipbuilding deal with Canberra, France has several territories in the South Pacific where it maintains a military presence ... .
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On-the-Record Press Call with the Regional Reporters Association by White House Coordinator for Operation Allies Welcome Jack Markell and Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas on Operation Allies Welcome

The White House 24 Sep 2021
military say that they were blacklisted arbitrarily by the contract companies that had hired them for reasons including mixing up Afghan and U.S. calendars and missing a flight.  And now those interpreters don’t qualify for SIV, despite the support of their military ...
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How Corporations Won the War on Terror

Consortium News 23 Sep 2021
The question of who has benefited most from such an orgy of military spending has, unfortunately, received far less attention. Corporations large and small have left the financial feast of that post-9/11 surge in military spending with genuinely staggering sums in hand ... Those five received more than in such contracts in fiscal year 2020 alone.
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A delayed budget could hamstring the Space Force

Federal News Radio 23 Sep 2021
The IRS awarded contracts to three private debt collection companies ... The contracts are for 12 months, with four one-year options ... Officials say the military needs program managers and contracting officers who are savvy enough to understand trends in areas like cloud computing and other digital technologies.
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Prolonged Air Force deployment of stealth bombers shows importance of Iceland base

Union Leader 23 Sep 2021
A B-2 bomber mission marked a first for the stealth aircraft with a recent extended deployment in Iceland, where a strategic base is rediscovering its significance to facilitate military missions across the broader Arctic ... military awarded $38 million in contracts to improve the airfield at Keflavik to allow for expanded missions.
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Macron steps up push for EU strategic autonomy

China Daily 23 Sep 2021
France continues to push for the creation of a European Union military force in the wake of a submarine supply contract row with Australia, and the United States' withdrawal from Afghanistan ... The paper said Macron is leading a diplomatic push for closer EU military integration ...
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Aukus: Australia sent ‘extremely satisfied’ letter hours before axing French contract

The Guardian 23 Sep 2021
French Naval Group to invoice Australia for abruptly cancelling submarine contract, says CEO France has said Australian military ...
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Coronavirus: Duterte taps military to assist hospitals as nurses get sick

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
MANILA (BLOOMBERG) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the police and the military to augment hospital staffing in the capital region as hundreds of health workers have contracted coronavirus ... Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the military has started to ...
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