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Panama has filed charges against the crew of a North Korean ship seized as it tried to pass through the Panama Canal carrying hidden obsolete weaponry from Cuba, possibly in violation of U.N. sanctions.
The Navy will spend $10 million to beef up its criminal investigative teams to investigate sexual assault cases, one of a series of expanded initiatives announced today to combat a scourge of rape and sexual assault.
Authorities recently seized a North Korean ship as it tried to cross the Panama Canal with undeclared weapons aboard. Experts view this as a further indication of Pyongyang's secretive barter trade system.
The executive officer of Coastal Riverine Squadron 10 has been relieved because of a loss of confidence and substandard performance following an investigation into the grounding of two patrol boats in April.
The United States' top naval commander in Asia described military relations with China as "collegial" on Tuesday and rejected Cold War comparisons, urging "methodical and thoughtful" diplomacy in the region.