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Jan 30 2016

Report: David Petraeus chief will not be demoted

The Washington Times - Sat, 2016-01-30 15:47
Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter has decided not to impose further punishment on retired Gen. David Petraeus, who admitted sharing top secret information with his mistress.
Jan 30 2016

U.S. warship sails near island claimed by China in South China Sea

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2016-01-30 04:58
A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer sailed within 12 nautical miles of an island claimed by China and two other nations in the South China Sea on Saturday.
Jan 30 2016

Obama forced again to rethink troop numbers in Afghanistan

The Washington Times - World - Sat, 2016-01-30 03:13
Fifteen years into the war that few Americans talk about any more, conditions in Afghanistan are getting worse, preventing the clean ending that President Obama hoped to impose before leaving office.
Jan 29 2016

Break Out the Sextant: Navy Teaching Celestial Navigation Again

Military.com Navy - Fri, 2016-01-29 17:24
Celestial navigation was long considered one of the most important requirements for mariners, but was largely discontinued a decade ago by the Navy.
Jan 29 2016

Lieutenant commander gets 3-plus years in prison

San Diego Union - Fri, 2016-01-29 16:56
Todd Dale Malaki is the second to be sentenced in the Navy bribery scandal helmed by “Fat” Leonard Francis.
Jan 29 2016

Navy Commander Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Case

Military.com Navy - Fri, 2016-01-29 07:09
A Navy commander who has been one of the last holdouts fighting bribery charges in the "Fat" Leonard scandal pleaded guilty Thursday.
Jan 29 2016

Iran says it flew drone over U.S. aircraft carrier

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2016-01-29 06:26
Iran flew a surveillance drone over a U.S. aircraft carrier and took "precise" photographs of it as part of an ongoing naval drill, state television reported Friday.
Jan 29 2016

Chinese military force to take lead on cyber, space defense

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2016-01-29 05:50
A new Chinese military outfit will lead the country's push to enhance its cyber warfare, space security and online espionage capabilities, Chinese military observers and analysts said.
Jan 29 2016

North Korea missile site activity revives talk of U.S. missile defense in South

Yahoo Top News - Fri, 2016-01-29 05:42
South Korea indicated increased willingness to host an advanced U.S. anti-missile defense on Friday as activity detected at a North Korean missile site revived talk of deploying a system.
Jan 29 2016

Royal Navy warships face pricey work after power problems

Washington Post - World - Fri, 2016-01-29 05:15
The British military says some of the Royal Navy’s most sophisticated warships will have to undergo major refurbishment because they keep breaking down.

 
 

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