US to Cut Troops, Defense Funds

2 Washington, Jan 27. -US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta has announced that the US will cut to 92,000 the number of active duty Army and Marine Corps soldiers in the next five years and make cuts of millions of dollars in its budget.The country will have less soldiers, reducing the current number of 562,000 to 490,000 while the amount

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Guatemalan Vice President to Ecuador

0 Guatemala, Sep 14. -Guatemalan Vice President Rafael Espada has announced his next trip to Ecuador where he will sign an agreement to benefit disabled people.Espada is scheduled to stay in Ecuador from September 19 to 21 in order to sign the cooperation agreement, which is also aimed at supporting the Secretariat of the Disabled Council of this Central American

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Is the US Withdrawing from Iraq?

0 Washington, Aug, 20. -The U.S. government has announced the end of its combat missions in Iraq, but that Arab nation continues to be an occupied and devastated country. On Thursday, the Pentagon's last combat contingent was withdrawn from Iraq, and the television networks showed images of the first troops' arrival home. But the story is not that simple. About

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