defence cuts

Romney criticises Obama on jobs, defence cuts

Republican challenger Mitt Romney faulted President Barack Obama for the country`s weak jobs outlook and looming defence cuts.

Sep 09, 2012, 13:02 PM IST

Deep defence cuts mean fewer troops: Panetta

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned Congress of the dire implications of deeper defense cuts.

Nov 15, 2011, 16:18 PM IST

US defence cuts mean `hard decisions`: Gates

Defence Secretary Robert Gates has said that fiscal pressures on the US military`s budget will require sacrificing some missions abroad and scaling back pay and benefits.

May 25, 2011, 11:40 AM IST

US announces major defence cuts

US Defence Secretary announced $78 billion in cuts to military programmes over the next five years.

Jan 07, 2011, 17:29 PM IST