US readies 4,000 troops for Ebola mission

The US military expects to increase the number of troops deployed to Liberia to fight the Ebola outbreak to nearly 4,000, up from a planned 3,000-strong force, the Pentagon said today.

US troop leader in South Korea wants deployment of new missile defense against North

The commander of US troops stationed in South Korea said on Tuesday he had proposed deploying an advanced missile-defense system to the country, to counter the growing threat of North Korea’s weapons capabilities.

China to send peacekeeping battalion to S.Sudan: UN

China will soon send an infantry battalion to reinforce the United Nations peacekeeping mission in war-torn South Sudan, officials said Thursday.

Maha minister demands CISF deployment at Shirdi temple

Maha Agriculture Minister Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil has written a letter to the Union Home Ministry requesting to hand over Saibaba temple`s security to CISF.

CCS meets, discusses deployment of Akash missile

The Cabinet Committee on
Security (CCS) on Thursday is understood to have discussed the
induction of the indigenously-produced and developed Akash
surface to air missile defence system into the Indian Army.

`WB has withdrawn request for army deployment in Darjeeling`

Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday
said the West Bengal government has withdrawn its request for
deploying army troops to control riots in Darjeeling.

No increase in deployment of forces on China-India border: Army

The Army on Friday said there was no
increase in deployment of security forces on the Sino-Indian
border from either sides.

BJP wants adequate deployment of para-military along NE border

The BJP in Arunachal Pradesh has
called for adequate deployment of para-military forces along the boundary with Assam till an amicable settlement of the border row between the two states is reached.

Deployment of CISF troops reviewed

A high-level security review of CISF troop’s deployment at airports, the Delhi Metro and for Commonwealth Games was carried out here.

Centre permits deployment of CRPF at Mamata`s Lalgarh rally

The Centre has given permission
to the West Bengal government to deploy the CRPF to provide
security during the August 9 Trinamool Congress rally at
Lalgarh in West Midnapore district.

CRPF deploying specially-trained personnel in Naxal-hit areas

After training them for eight months in intensive intelligence gathering, CRPF has begun deploying its specially-trained personnel in Naxal-hit areas and other theatres of operation to gather information at the grass-root level.

Japan govt OKs delaying deployment of missile interceptors

Senior officials of the coalition
parties approved on Tuesday a plan to put on hold additional
deployment of Patriot Advanced Capability-3 interceptors for
missile defense in fiscal 2010.

Russian ex-commandos preparing to be deployed in Iraq

A special group of Russian ex-commandos are undergoing intensive military
training ahead of deployment in the war-torn Iraq for security duties performed earlier by the infamous US Blackwater agency, according to a report.

Assam Rifles deployment for protection of railway workers

Deployment of Assam Rifles personnel has been requested by Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar for providing security to railway workers engaged in conversion of the Lumding-Badarpur railway line from narrow gauge to broad gauge.

Afghan war report puts Obama in tough spot

US President Barack Obama is on perilous political ground between his military and an anxious American public, after his top commander in Afghanistan warned the war could be lost without more troops.