Last Updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 13:19
Panetta today said the daring operation to kill Osama bin Laden at his Abbottabad safe house in Pakistan was very risky as the al- Qaeda chief`s presence there was not 100 per cent confirmed.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 11:30
China cannot be a country that threatens to go after territories and creates disputes, US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 08:55
Panetta commended Al-Sisi for his efforts to address shared security objectives, including Sinai and border security.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 00:53
Defence Secretary Leon Panetta says the US is providing intelligence-gathering assistance to the French in their assault on Islamist extremists in Mali.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 10, 2013, 23:58
Reflecting the importance the US attaches to Hamid Karzai, Defence Secretary Leon Panetta on Thursday accorded full military honours to the visiting Afghan President at the Pentagon.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 08, 2013, 15:47
Panetta said after being in public life for five decades he would return to private life and to his home in California.
Last Updated: Friday, November 16, 2012, 23:40
Defence Secretary Leon Panetta said on Friday that the US would participate in three Southeast Asian military exercises next year.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 21:46
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta will visit China in mid-September, the defence ministry said here on Thursday.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 16, 2012, 21:22
The Pakistan military has said it would not accept any pressure to abandon the stance taken in negotiations with the United States, according to a report.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 08:55
The regional situation and India`s purchases of military hardware were discussed on Wednesday by Defence Minister AK Antony and his visiting US counterpart Leon Panetta, an official said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 13:29
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta
arrived in South Korea on Wednesday, pledging to keep a "nuclear
umbrella" in place over Washington`s close ally to deter
threats from North Korea.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 10, 2011, 14:31
America`s new Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has asked Pakistan to target al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri who is now believed to be living in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of the country.
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