Top Daily Stories for June 2012

Jun 10 2012

Pakistan Calls Panetta Allegations 'Unhelpful'

Fox News - Sun, 2012-06-10 04:34
Pakistan says Defense Secretary's allegations it allows militants to use its territory to stage attacks on U.S. troops in Afghanistan were "misplaced and unhelpful."
Jun 9 2012

Remains of MIA Vietnam War pilot come home

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-06-09 13:22
The remains of a Navy fighter pilot missing in action in the Vietnam War are being returned to his family in Minnesota for burial.
Jun 8 2012

As suicides rise, U.S. military struggles to respond

Navy Times - Fri, 2012-06-08 08:30
Suicides are surging among America’s troops, averaging nearly one a day this year—the fastest pace in the nation’s decade of war.
Jun 7 2012

Sailor dies in Hawaii after going overboard

Navy Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 19:53
A 32-year-old sailor was found dead after going overboard from the Hawaii-based USS Russell.
Jun 7 2012

Dempsey: No permanent U.S. presence in Asia-Pacific

The Washington Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 16:42
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the United States does not intend to establish a permanent Asia-Pacific presence even though the new U.S. military strategy focuses attention on the region.
Jun 7 2012

Indian Carrier to Start Sea Trials

Maritime News - Security - Thu, 2012-06-07 04:52
The Indian navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya (ex-Russian Admiral Gorshkov) will depart for the White Sea on Friday to start sea trials, according to a Sevmash shipyard spokesman.
Jun 6 2012

Panetta: Drone Strikes Will Continue

Fox News - Wed, 2012-06-06 18:36
Two days after a drone strike killed Al Qaeda's No. 2, defense secretary dismisses suggestions that the strikes could violate Pakistan's sovereignty.
Jun 6 2012

Navy: Vacuum cleaner source of $400M sub fire

Navy Times - Wed, 2012-06-06 16:47
The May 23 fire that gutted the fore end of the attack submarine Miami started in a vacuum cleaner used by drydock workers to clean worksites and stored in an unoccupied space, the Navy said Wednesday.
Jun 6 2012

Navy Accepts Delivery of LCS-3

Navy.mil Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-06 16:15
The Navy officially accepted delivery of the future USS Fort Worth (LCS-3) June 6 during a ceremony in Marinette, Wis.
Jun 6 2012

Panetta: U.S., India must improve ties with Pakistan

Washington Examiner World News - Wed, 2012-06-06 06:08
The United States and India must overcome deep differences with Pakistan to bolster peace and security in South Asia, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta told India.

 
 

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