January 2012 AUSA NEWS  


Listed below are the articles and features of our January 2012 issue of AUSA News. Please visit the AUSA News Archive for online access to previous issues.



Panetta, Dempsey testify on future of Iraq’s security

Iraq and its forces are prepared to cope with the security challenges they will face after U.S. troops withdraw, Defense Department leaders told Congress Nov. 15.


ILW Breakfast focuses on IED clearing

The amount of explosives used in improvised explosive devices in Afghanistan is increasing, while at the same time, the number of attacks are at "historic highs."


Obama signs bill to increase veteran hires

President Barack Obama delivered a clear message Nov. 21 when he signed two new tax credits into law to increase the hiring of military veterans and wounded warriors.


Sullivan discusses leadership development training with KFOR staff

All his adult life he's been a soldier, and he doesn't care who knows it.


2nd BCT testing new technologies and network capabilities at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

The Army has committed 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, to evaluate new technologies and network capabilities that are shaping the Army's evolving tactical network.