Pentagon Improves Counterdrug Oversight, Official Says

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2010 – The Defense Department is improving its global counterdrug efforts while also working to provide better business processes in the office that oversees those efforts, a Pentagon official said today.

Coast Guard Hosts Eastern Caribbean Search and Rescue Conference

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (PADET San Juan) – The Coast Guard, Coast Guard Auxiliary and the U.S. Southern Command will be hosting the Eastern Caribbean Search and Rescue Conference, with representation from 22 Caribbean nations beginning Tuesday and ending Thursday at the Inter-Continental Hotel in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico. A search and rescue demonstration with a Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin helicopter...