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.


Sylvia Kidd retiring as director of AUSA Family Programs

I have always believed that life is a series of phases: Our childhood phase, young adult phase, couples phase and parenting phase.