World Cup Journeys: Can Mesut Ozil the pass master assist Germany to a defence of its title? – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

World Cup Journeys: Can Mesut Ozil the pass master assist Germany to a defence of its title? – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted May 21, 2018 05:25:22 Photo: Mesut Ozil is the master of the assist. But can he stand up to be Germany’s star man in defending a World Cup title? (ABC News: Tim Madden) Since 2006, the German football team has done more than most to embrace the changing face …

Infantry Soldier part time – Australian Defence Force – Army

Infantry Soldier part time – Australian Defence Force – Army

  Why join the Army Reserve? If you’re looking for a new challenge, the Army Reserve could be for you. You’ll enjoy the satisfaction of giving something back to Australia, while benefitting from: tax-free daily pay free healthcare and accommodation when …

Infantry Soldier part time – Australian Defence Force – Army

Infantry Soldier part time – Australian Defence Force – Army

  Why join the Army Reserve? If you’re looking for a new challenge, the Army Reserve could be for you. You’ll enjoy the satisfaction of giving something back to Australia, while benefitting from: tax-free daily pay free healthcare and accommodation when …

Defence won’t check it has enough cash for ship-building plan | Australia news

The tight timeframe on building Australia’s nine new Navy frigates has the potential to embarrass the government, the auditor’s office has warned. It’s also worried the Defence department has given second-tier approval for the offshore patrol vessels project without knowing maintenance costs or finalised commercial arrangements. The Australian National Audit …

Charity helps Defence families strengthen bonds and stay connected

Charity helps Defence families strengthen bonds and stay connected

Updated April 25, 2018 06:39:34 Photo: The Family Ties program looks for ways to help serving soldiers and veterans connect with their families. (Supplied: Soldier On) Family support is vital for many people, but what happens if that network starts falling apart? The pressures of working in the Australian Defence …

Anzac Day dawn service in Adelaide highlights the role of women in the defence force

Anzac Day dawn service in Adelaide highlights the role of women in the defence force

Updated April 25, 2018 08:49:28 Photo: Remembering them: The memorial on North Terrace. (ABC News: Claire Campbell) Thousands of people have gathered for the Anzac Day dawn service in the heart of Adelaide, with today’s ceremony highlighting the role women play, and have played, in the defence force and war. …

Defence rejects ‘inaccurate’, ‘unsubstantiated’ allegations targeting Vice Admiral Ray Griggs

Defence rejects ‘inaccurate’, ‘unsubstantiated’ allegations targeting Vice Admiral Ray Griggs

Posted April 18, 2018 04:54:02 The Defence Department has delivered a comprehensive and stern rebuttal to allegations levelled at its second in command over his relationship with a fellow naval officer, who is now his wife. During a parliamentary hearing in February, crossbench senators Rex Patrick and Fraser Anning raised …

Syria’s air defence system ‘malfunction’ causes confusion

Syria’s air defence system ‘malfunction’ causes confusion

Posted April 17, 2018 21:36:58 Photo: There are conflicting reports over what triggered the air defence system. (AP: Hassan Ammar, file) An “electronic attack” was one of a handful of reasons given for why Syria’s air defence system kicked into action last night, as the country’s state media stepped back …

Angus Campbell will be Australia’s next Chief of Defence, ABC understands

Angus Campbell will be Australia’s next Chief of Defence, ABC understands

Updated April 16, 2018 11:15:15 Related Story: Take a look at the candidates for one of the world’s most highly paid military jobs The ABC understands Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will today announce Lieutenant General Angus Campbell as Australia’s next Defence Chief. He will replace Mark Binskin in July. The …

Military plane crashes in Algeria killing 257, Defence Ministry reports

Military plane crashes in Algeria killing 257, Defence Ministry reports

Updated April 12, 2018 09:03:03 Video: More than 250 people have been killed in the crash (ABC News) A military plane has crashed soon after take-off in a farm field in northern Algeria, killing 257 people. Key points: 257 people died in the crash Algerian authorities did not say if …