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Army leaders face a future of unknown threats that will require them to be agile and adaptable, the head of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command said June 30.
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The Office of Personnel Management and the FBI have wildly divergent estimates of the total number of individuals affected by recent OPM data breaches, and the discrepancy of approximately 14 million has caused concern amongst lawmakers.
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The federal government overall awarded 24.9 percent of all prime contracts to small businesses in 2014, or about $91.7 billion. And defense contracts accounted for more than half, at $54.3 billion, a figure that earned the Pentagon high praise from the Obama administration.
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The Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security slammed colleagues in the Senate for what he said is an unacceptable delay in passing desperately needed cyber security legislation. 
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China may not have been responsible for the massive data breach at the Office of Personnel Management that resulted in the theft of millions of government worker records, according to the director of the National Security Agency.
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In order to deter potential adversaries, the U.S. military must demonstrate its ability to wage war in the space realm, Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work said June 23 in a speech in Washington, D.C.
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House and Senate conferees will meet next month to iron out differences over the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act. Of particular interest to Pentagon weapon buyers and the defense industry is whether lawmakers will adopt Senate proposals to shake up the procurement power structure.
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U.S space agencies must complete the purchase of Russian-made RD-180 rocket engines until a domestically produced equivalent is ready for use, the head of U.S. Space Command said June 26.
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The July 2015 digital issue of National Defense is now live.
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Information sharing and cooperation between military and intelligence communities has significantly improved but more can still be done, said retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal, former commander of U.S. and International Security Assistance Forces in Afghanistan.
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U.S. combat aircraft will be challenged as future enemies deploy advanced air defenses. The solution is to equip fighters and bombers with bigger numbers of long-range munitions, says Mark Gunzinger, of the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. “Our combat air forces are short range and not capable of penetrating contested areas.” 
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The Army on June 19 tapped Oshkosh Defense to refurbish its fleet of battle-worn heavy tactical wheeled vehicles.  
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