03 Jun '12, 12pm

Panetta first top US official since war to visit old Vietnam Navy base:

Panetta first top US official since war to visit old Vietnam Navy base:

Related Panetta: US strategy aims to build peace, stability in Pacific Defense Secretary Leon Panetta addresses Asian leaders at a plenary session of the Shangri-La Dialogue, 11th Asia Security Summit, on June 2, 2012, in Singapore. Jennifer Hlad/Stars and Stripes CAM RANH BAY, Vietnam – Just days after commemorating the start of the Vietnam War at the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., Defense Secretary Leon Panetta made history Sunday by boarding a U.S. ship in this deep-water bay – becoming the most senior U.S. defense official to visit the area since the end of the Vietnam war. “This ship is America,” Panetta told sailors aboard the USNS Richard E. Byrd, a supply ship docked near the former U.S. naval base. “I think it’s an important symbol of how the relationship between the U.S. and Vietnam has improved.” This year marks 17 years since the normalization of relatio...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/panetta-first-top-us-...

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defense.gov 02 Jun '12, 4pm

Panetta to Visit American Ship in Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service SINGAPORE, June 2, ...

SecDef to stop at Camp Ranh Bay base in Vietnam

SecDef to stop at Camp Ranh Bay base in Vietnam

navytimes.com 02 Jun '12, 6pm

http://www.navytimes.com/news/2012/06/ap-military-vietnam-secretary-defense-secdef-to-stop-camp-ranh-bay-060212/ SecDef to...

US sees strategic role for Vietnam's southern port

US sees strategic role for Vietnam's southern port

channelnewsasia.com 03 Jun '12, 1pm

CAM RANH BAY, Vietnam: US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Sunday a former port used by US forces in the Vietnam War co...

MT @starsandstripes Last letters of a GI killed in Vietnam are going home

MT @starsandstripes Last letters of a GI killed...

stripes.com 04 Jun '12, 1pm

Related Excerpts from Army sergeant's Vietnam letters Vietnam to open three sites to US remains recovery Panetta first top...

Panetta: 'Mature' relations with China needed: ...

airforcetimes.com 02 Jun '12, 4pm

http://www.airforcetimes.com/news/2012/06/military-leon-panetta-says-mature-relationship-with-china-needed-060212d/ Panett...

Pentagon Looks to Expand Military Relationship with Vietnam

Pentagon Looks to Expand Military Relationship ...

defensenews.com 03 Jun '12, 3pm

CAM RANH BAY, Vietnam — The U.S. Defense Department hopes to gain greater access for Navy ships into a key port here as th...

Vietnam Wants to Buy Lethal Weapons From U.S.

defensenews.com 04 Jun '12, 12pm

HANOI, Vietnam — Vietnam called on the U.S. to lift a ban on lethal weapons sales to the country so it could modernize and...

US Navy marks Battle of Midway's 70th anniversary:

US Navy marks Battle of Midway's 70th anniversary:

stripes.com 04 Jun '12, 9am

In this file photo from 2010, members of the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard march during a ceremony at the U.S. Navy Memorial ...

Russia's Putin to visit China

channelnewsasia.com 03 Jun '12, 2am

MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin will visit China Tuesday on the first trip to Asia of his new Kremlin mandate to tighten ...

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api.rubyonrails.org 08 Jun '12, 12am

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Panetta Calls on Navy Grads to Focus on Asia-Pacific

Panetta Calls on Navy Grads to Focus on Asia-Pa...

defense.gov 29 May '12, 6pm

Panetta Calls on Navy Grads to Focus on Asia-Pacific By Donna Miles American Forces Press Service ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 29, ...

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Panetta says US to shift most of naval fleet to Pacific by 2020: AFP

Panetta says US to shift most of naval fleet to...

straitstimes.com 02 Jun '12, 2am

The United States will shift the majority of its naval fleet to the Pacific by 2020 as part of a new strategic focus on As...

Panetta: US strategy aims to build peace, stabi...

stripes.com 01 Jun '12, 3am

Related Panetta heads to Asia to back allies, avoid riling China Pacific key to security, Panetta tells Annapolis grads Re...

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defense.gov 02 Jun '12, 6pm

This strategy makes clear the United States military, yes, it will be smaller, it will be leaner, but it will be agile and...