US not looking for permanent military presence in Africa

The US does not intend to have a permanent military presence in Africa to resolve the continent`s conflicts, but is committed to help its partners confront transnational threats, a top Obama administration official has said.

Russia reinforces military presence in Crimea

Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea`s rutted roads on Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea.

UK ‘could bolster military presence in the Gulf’

The British announcement came as Iranian leaders in
Tehran have threatened to close off the straits.

‘US aiming to bolster military presence in Gulf’

The buildup of troops in Kuwait will come after the
remaining American troops withdraw from Iraq later this year.

Germany to beef up military presence in Afghanistan

Germany has decided to beef up
its military presence in Afghanistan by sending heavy
artillery and other weapons to support its forces, which are
facing increasing insurgency from the Taliban in the country.