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With Chuck Hagel ready to take over, experts look at how Panetta performed as secretary of defense.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and his NATO counterparts are considering leaving 8,000 to 12,000 troops in Afghanistan after 2014, but a dispute arose Friday between the U.S. and German defense officials over whether that contingent would be an international force or an American one.
The Defense Department has extended select military benefits to same-sex couples.
Women with skills for ground combat should be steered towards other parts of the military.
VICENZA, Italy (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta fired off a strong defense of gun control legislation Thursday, in front of a decidedly skeptical audience.
Clinton's stock is up, Holder's is down.
The bad guys in the world need to fear the United States.
Russian involvement necessary for post-Assad stability, the Defense secretary says.
Bloomberg reports the former senator has cleared White House vetting.
KABUL (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday that President Hamid Karzai has accepted an invitation from President Barack Obama to meet in Washington next month for critical talks on the future of Afghanistan.