In a very nice speech this afternoon in Honolulu Australian PM Gillard gave a very nice speech in which she memorialized the sailors of the US Navy who, alongside the Aussies, turned the Japanese back from a looming invasion of Australia.
PM Gillard honours US war dead

Meanwhile, in Arlington Virginia, US President Barack Obama gave us an update on how his military policy is going.
VIDEO: President Obama’s Arlington Cemetery Veterans Day Speech 2011