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2006-06-06 07:54:46

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent JAKARTA (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said on Tuesday the restoration of U.S. military ties with Indonesia was good for both countries and he was committed to ensuring Jakarta access to American training and equipment. The Pentagon chief held talks with Indonesian Defense Minister Juwono Sudarsono, who said Jakarta would study "limited" participation in a U.S.-led program to halt the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction -- a...

2006-06-05 15:16:21

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld travels to Indonesia on Tuesday for a visit marking the restoration of military ties, after talks in Vietnam aimed at bolstering relations with Washington's former foe. His visit to Jakarta, the final leg of a three-country Asian tour, takes place six months after the State Department waived Congressional restrictions on U.S. military aid to Indonesia imposed in 1992 over human rights abuses by...

2006-06-05 08:08:09

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and his Vietnamese counterpart agreed on Monday to boost military exchanges between the former battlefield enemies, Pentagon officials said. Vietnam is one of several Asian states that the Pentagon has built close ties with to conduct its war on terrorism and to hedge against a rising China, which Washington says is too secretive about its military spending and intentions. "It was cordial...

2006-06-05 08:13:34

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld said on Monday that U.S.-Vietnamese ties had reached a "new level" and that the former battlefield enemies would boost military exchanges and training. Vietnam is one of several Asian states with which the Pentagon has built close ties to help its war on terrorism and to hedge against a rising China, which Washington says is too secretive about its military spending and its intentions. Rumsfeld...

2006-06-05 02:03:35

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and his Vietnamese counterpart agreed on Monday to boost military exchanges between the former battlefield enemies, Pentagon officials said. Vietnam is one of several Asian states that the Pentagon has built close ties with to conduct its war on terrorism and to hedge against a rising China, which Washington says is too secretive about its military spending and intentions. "It was cordial...

2006-06-04 21:36:40

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld began key talks with Vietnamese military officials on Monday in the latest advance in ties between the former enemies who now cooperate on trade and security. Vietnam is one of several states in Asia that the Pentagon has built close ties with to conduct its war on terrorism and to hedge against a rising China, which Washington says is too secretive about its military spending and strategic...

2006-06-04 05:22:55

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent HANOI (Reuters) - Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld arrived in Vietnam on Sunday for a visit aimed at boosting security ties with a former foe which now shares American wariness about China's rising military might. Rumsfeld's Pentagon has built close ties to Asian countries ranging from Vietnam to Mongolia and modernized its alliances with Japan and South Korea to reflect post-Cold War demands for smaller, nimbler forces to cope with regional...

2006-06-03 23:14:08

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld will head to Vietnam on Sunday for a visit aimed at boosting security ties with a former foe which now shares American wariness about China's rising military might. Rumsfeld's Pentagon has built close ties to Asian countries ranging from Vietnam to Mongolia and modernized its alliances with Japan and South Korea to reflect post-Cold War demands for smaller, nimbler forces to cope with...

2006-06-02 23:25:18

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld on Saturday hailed an expanding network of multilateral security co-operation in Asia as a "welcome shift" in a region that has lacked institutions like NATO in Europe. Joint actions against terrorism and piracy and disaster relief helped flesh out an Asian regional system that had long been based on U.S. bilateral alliances, the Pentagon chief told defense officials and experts...

2006-06-02 15:02:56

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A roadside bomb explodes under a U.S. military vehicle on an Iraqi street, killing four troops and wounding three more. An American soldier sees a man looking out a window of an apartment building and talking on a phone, and believes this is the "trigger man." It is a heavily populated area with numerous women and children, as well as military-aged men. The soldier's squad leader says to open fire on the man in the apartment building. How should...


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Reptilians
2013-09-05 08:02:45

Reptilians are depicted as reptile humanoid creatures that are used in science fiction, ufology, and in conspiracy theories. Sometimes reptilians are also called reptoids, reptiloids, or draconians. One of the first alleged contacts with a reptilian occurred in 1967 in Ashland, Nebraska. Police officer Herbert Schirmer claimed to have been abducted and taken aboard a UFO by reptile-like humanoids that had a winged serpent emblem on the left side of their chests. David Icke, a British...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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