Tajikistan, U.S. Train in the Mountains

Tajikistan, U.S. Train in the Mountains

UNIPATH STAFF  |  photos by SGT. 1ST CLASS TY MCNEELEY/U.S. ARMY Tajik and U.S. Army troops spent three weeks together in April 2018 sharing border…

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Securing Electricity in Afghanistan

Securing Electricity in Afghanistan

UNIPATH STAFF Afghanistan’s efforts to restore electricity to underserved citizens improved dramatically with the approval of a new energy agreement with Uzbekistan in October 2018. …

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Kuwait opens military airport

Kuwait opens military airport

UNIPATH STAFF The largest military cargo hub in the Middle East opened in Kuwait City in the second half of 2018. “Cargo City” will serve…

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Egypt’s Growing Naval Clout

Egypt’s Growing Naval Clout

UNIPATH STAFF Egypt’s Navy engaged in a joint exercise with Saudi, Emirati and U.S. warships in the Red Sea in July 2018. Mine sweeping and…

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Pakistan Praised for Peacekeeping

Pakistan Praised for Peacekeeping

UNIPATH STAFF On a July 2018 visit to Pakistan’s Centre for International Peace and Stability, United Nations Undersecretary-General Jean-Pierre Lacroix honored the sacrifices of Pakistani…

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Avoiding Explosives in Lebanon

Avoiding Explosives in Lebanon

UNIPATH STAFF The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) is providing training and instruction to Soldiers and civilians to detect and avoid land mines…

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Guarding borders in Central Asia

Guarding borders in Central Asia

SALTANAT BERDIKEEVA  Located in a region whose remote mountains and deserts can conceal terrorists, opium traffickers and other criminals, Turkmenistan hosted a workshop in May…

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Kazakhstan Promotes Defense Industry

Kazakhstan Promotes Defense Industry

UNIPATH STAFF Kazakhstan’s Parliament approved a plan to help finance the country’s defense industry and lessen reliance on Russian munitions. The country’s Ministry of Defense…

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Qatar Expands Military Recruitment

Qatar Expands Military Recruitment

UNIPATH STAFF Qatar is requiring its young men to serve longer in the military while raising the profile of women in the Armed Forces. The…

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Jordan guards against WMD

Jordan guards against WMD

UNIPATH STAFF Jordan has successfully trained 750 Soldiers and civilians to respond to potential chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosives attacks. Soldiers and emergency…

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