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May 27 2015

Pentagon had no plan for Mosul's fall in 2014: 'There were a few surprises,' Martin Dempsey says

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-05-27 11:38
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told PBS that the Pentagon had no contingency plan for the fall of Mosul in the summer of 2014.
May 26 2015

Navy sub sailor pleads guilty to videotaping female officers

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-05-26 18:59
A Navy submarine sailor was sentenced Tuesday to two years in a military prison after he pleaded guilty to illegally making and trading videos of female officers undressing in the shower.
May 26 2015

China, Updating Military Strategy, Puts Focus on Projecting Naval Power

The New York Times - Tue, 2015-05-26 16:31
A new policy paper says Beijing plans to extend its naval power on the open seas in coming years, and not just patrol coastal waters.
May 24 2015

Va. Beach Navy divers to help raise confederate warship artifacts

Virginian-Pilot - Sun, 2015-05-24 10:59
The Navy is preparing to send one if its premier diving teams to Georgia to help salvage a Confederate warship from the depths of the Savannah River.
May 24 2015

Defense Secretary: Iraqi forces showed no will to fight in Ramadi

USA Today - Sun, 2015-05-24 06:49
Ash Carter says Iraqis are to blame for Islamic State's takeover of Ramadi.
May 23 2015

Navy pilot safely ejected before aircraft crashed in California bay

Fox News - Sat, 2015-05-23 05:09
A Navy pilot safely ejected into San Diego Bay Friday before a training jet went off the end of a runway landing at Naval Air Station North Island.
May 22 2015

U.S. Naval Academy Graduates Class of 2015

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2015-05-22 14:13
An estimated 30,000 people filled the Navy—Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland, May 22 to witness the swearing in of the U.S. Navy's and Marine Corps' newest officers.
May 22 2015

Biden discusses Asia-Pacific region at Navy graduation

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2015-05-22 13:12
The vice president told graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy on Friday that U.S. foreign policy is rebalancing toward the Asia-Pacific region, and said many of them will be stationed there "to keep the peace."
May 20 2015

China navy warns U.S. spy plane in disputed South China Sea: CNN

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-05-20 23:36
The Chinese navy warned a U.S. surveillance plane flying over artificial islands that Beijing is creating in the disputed South China Sea to leave the area eight times, according to CNN.
May 20 2015

Military: 2nd Marine dies of injuries from Hawaii crash

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-05-20 13:02
The U.S. military says a second Marine has died of injuries he received after an Osprey aircraft crashed during a training exercise last weekend in Hawaii.

 
 

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