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Nov 10 2014

Senior Navy intel officer removed for controversial comments on China

Navy Times - Mon, 2014-11-10 12:47
A senior Navy intelligence leader whose provocative comments about Chinese bellicosity stirred an international controversy has been shelved in the wake of an investigation into his conduct.
Nov 10 2014

Report says military encounters between Russia and West are rising, could lead to escalation

Fox News - World - Mon, 2014-11-10 05:15
A London-based think tank says Russian forces have been involved in dozens of close encounters with Western militaries since Moscow annexed Crimea—and that both sides risk losing control over events.
Nov 9 2014

Pentagon sex assault survey raises doubts of accuracy

The Washington Times - World - Sun, 2014-11-09 22:36
Critics say the upcoming results of a sexual-assault survey of active-duty personnel will be skewed to show a higher number of victims than actually exist.
Nov 9 2014

Joint High-Speed Vessel turns heads during Bold Alligator

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-11-09 11:31
The joint high-speed vessel is a sight to behold, but that's not why this newest member of the blue-green team has heads turning.
Nov 8 2014

Expanded U.S. role in Iraq? Not without Congress' OK

Yahoo Top News - Sat, 2014-11-08 04:28
Congress next week will face a debate over President Obama's new $5.6 billion plan to expand the U.S. mission in Iraq and send up to 1,500 more American troops to the war-torn nation.
Nov 7 2014

JSOC accused of botched ransom attempt for Bergdahl

Navy Times - Fri, 2014-11-07 17:55
U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter, in a letter to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, has accused Joint Special Operations Command of leading a botched effort to pay a ransom to bring Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl home.
Nov 3 2014

Navy cancels port calls amid Philippine anger over killing

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2014-11-03 06:02
The U.S. Navy has canceled visits to the Philippine port of Subic amid public anger over accusations that a U.S. Marine killed a Filipino.
Nov 2 2014

Chinese submarine docks in Sri Lanka despite Indian concerns

Reuters (World) - Sun, 2014-11-02 12:32
Sri Lanka has allowed a Chinese submarine and a warship to dock at its port in the capital Colombo, officials said on Sunday, despite concerns raised by India.
Nov 2 2014

China says it has developed drone defense system

Reuters (World) - Sun, 2014-11-02 12:30
China has successfully tested a self-developed laser defense system against small-scale low-altitude drones, state media said on Sunday.
Nov 2 2014

SMAW upgrade will put rounds on targets faster

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-11-02 11:20
Procurement officials are working to make the Corps' Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon lighter and more lethal, but safer for Marines.


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