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  • **FILE** Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III (Associated Press)

    Foreign spies stole weapons data from U.S. contractor

    Foreign spies broke into a U.S. defense contractor's computer network and stole valuable weapons data, Pentagon officials disclosed for the first time on Thursday in releasing a cybersecurity strategy aimed at bolstering Internet defenses.


  • **FILE** Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III (Associated Press)

    AP: Pentagon's second-ranking official quitting

    In a further shake-up of U.S. defense leaders, the Pentagon's second-ranking official said Thursday he intends to resign but has agreed to stay on the job until Defense Secretary Leon Panetta chooses a successor.


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    Lynn steps down as No. 2 at Pentagon

    Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III has resigned as the Pentagon's No. 2 official, shortly after Leon E. Panetta was installed last week as the new defense secretary, the Pentagon said on Thursday.


  • **FILE** Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III (Associated Press)

    Future wars seen as longer, deadlier

    The wars of the future will be longer, deadlier and waged against a more diverse variety of enemies than ever before, and U.S. armed forces must be ready, Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III said Wednesday.


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