Panetta: Ethics training needs updates

BANGKOK, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said the military needs to re-evaluate its ethical training following allegations of misconduct against senior officials.
Report: Petraeus will testify on Benghazi

Report: Petraeus will testify on Benghazi

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus will testify Thursday before a Senate panel about the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, a senator said.
Parties seeded friendship with Petraeus

Parties seeded friendship with Petraeus

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- The Florida woman at the center of a scandal involving top U.S. military leaders had developed friendships with them by hosting events at her home, reports say.
Petraeus quits CIA over affair

Petraeus quits CIA over affair

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- CIA Director David Petraeus resigned Friday, citing an extramarital affair, and President Barack Obama named Michael Morell acting director of the agency.

U.S. security adviser on Iraq, Afghan trip

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- A senior U.S. security adviser went to Iraq and Afghanistan this week to discuss issues including Afghanistan's takeover of its security, the White House said.
NATO appoints Allen top commander

NATO appoints Allen top commander

BRUSSELS, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. Marine Corps Gen. John Allen, leader of the coalition troops in Afghanistan, was appointed NATO's supreme allied commander in Europe, NATO announced.
White House to change Afghanistan generals

White House to change Afghanistan generals

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- The White House plans to replace the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan during the drawdown of forces from the country, officials say.

Australian troops end joint patrols with Afghan soldiers

CANBERRA, Australia, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Amid security concerns, Australian ISAF troops have ended joint patrols with the Afghan military.

N. Zealand troops to pull out in April

KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- New Zealand announced it will pull its forces from the Bamiyan Provincial Reconstruction Team in April, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said.
Afghan-on-Afghan troop attacks rise

Afghan-on-Afghan troop attacks rise

KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Afghan-on-Afghan violence has killed more troops and police than so-called green-on-blue attacks on coalition forces in Afghanistan, NATO statistics show.
Obama concerned about Afghan attacks

Obama concerned about Afghan attacks

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said Monday he is watching developments in Afghanistan "with deep concern" but predicted fewer casualties in the future.

NATO: Most Afghan forces attacks personal

KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- NATO officials said most Afghan security forces attacks against coalition troops are born out of personal grievances, not insurgent infiltration.
Panetta: ANSF growing

Panetta: ANSF growing

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- The Afghan National Security Forces is on track to reach a strength of 352,000 this year, U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said.

Allen, Kayani meet

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- NATO commander in Afghanistan Gen. John Allen and Pakistan army chief Gen. Ashfaq Kayani met in Islamabad to discuss greater cooperation in fighting terrorism.
Gen. Allen condemns Afghan mosque bombing

Gen. Allen condemns Afghan mosque bombing

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 31 (UPI) -- The killing of an imam in a mosque in Afghanistan during the holy month of Ramadan was roundly criticized by the head of coalition troops in the country.
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John Allen
WAP2002102408-WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI)--John Lee Malvo, 17, left, and John Allen Muhammad, are seen in this recent family photo taken in Louisiana. Muhammad, 41, and Malvo were arrested at a roadside rest stop near Frederick, Md., Thursday, Oct. 24, 2002, for questioning in the three-week wave of deadly sniper attacks that have terrorized the Washington, D.C., area. jg/Handout Photo UPI

John Allen is an American football coach. He is currently the Head Coach at Lock Haven University and previously served as Coordinator of Player Personnel & Development at Penn State University. Previously he was the head coach for the Berlin Thunder of NFL Europa.

Allen played college football at James Madison University. A three-year starter at JMU, he was a wide receiver and punt returner for the Dukes, and was a captain his senior season.

Allen's first season in NFL Europa league was in 2003 when he served as wide receivers coach of Thunder. His year with them was Allen's first on the professional coaching level, having previously enjoyed successful jobs at Bucknell University (2002) and Lock Haven University, where he worked for six years, rising to the position of offensive coordinator.

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