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Feb 11 2016

Seoul, U.S. to open talks on missile defense

USA Today - Thu, 2016-02-11 23:52
Seoul and Washington will begin talks as early as next week on deploying a sophisticated U.S. missile defense system in South Korea, officials said Friday.
Feb 10 2016

Navy to Poll Fleet for Input on Ditching 'Seaman' Title, Among Others

Military.com Navy - Wed, 2016-02-10 13:09
The master chief petty officer of the Navy is bringing 10 other master chiefs to Washington, D.C. to assist in a mission to make ratings and titles gender-neutral.
Feb 7 2016

South Korea fires warning shot after North Korean boat crosses border

The Washington Times - World - Sun, 2016-02-07 20:27
South Korea fired on a North Korean patrol boat Monday, just a day after the North drew international condemnation by testing another banned long-range missile.
Feb 7 2016

Pentagon orders commanders to prioritize climate change in all military actions

The Washington Times - Sun, 2016-02-07 19:32
The Pentagon is ordering the top brass to incorporate climate change into virtually everything they do, from testing weapons to training troops to war planning to joint exercises with allies.
Feb 5 2016

Ford Tests Damage Control, Emergency Response During First GQ Drill

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2016-02-05 20:07
The crew of Pre—Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) held its first all=hands general quarters (GQ) damage-control drill Feb. 4.
Feb 3 2016

Army to Let Women Apply for Infantry and Armor Jobs by This Spring

Military.com Navy - Wed, 2016-02-03 07:05
The Army's chief of staff says that female soldiers could begin training to serve in direct combat arms jobs such as infantry and armor by this spring, but it could take up to three years to form gender-integrated units.
Feb 2 2016

North Korea, Defying Warnings, Prepares Long-Range Rocket Launch

The New York Times - Tue, 2016-02-02 12:55
The North Koreans made their intentions known to the International Maritime Organization, a United Nations agency that ensures shipping safety.
Feb 1 2016

China's Xi sets up five new 'battle zones' in military reform push

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2016-02-01 07:36
China on Monday inaugurated the military's five new "battle zones," the Defense Ministry said, the latest step in President Xi Jinping's efforts to reform the country's armed forces.
Feb 1 2016

Navy Seeks Answers as 2 LCSs Break Down in a Month

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2016-02-01 06:47
The Navy is expected to complete a report on the engine issues that sidelined two littoral combat ships in the span of 30 days, Lockheed Martin's vice president of littoral ship systems said.
Jan 31 2016

Navy's New Unmanned Warfare Chief Wants Faster Technology Development

Military.com Navy - Sun, 2016-01-31 05:33
The Navy's first director of unmanned weapons systems wants to speed up technology development and delivery to the Fleet.

 
 

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