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Jun 3 2014

Sources: Bergdahl may have walked off base more than once

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-06-03 16:34
A military probe found that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl sneaked away from his base in Afghanistan just before he disappeared in 2009—and that may not have been the first time he left without permission,
Jun 3 2014

Obama asks for $1B to boost US military in Europe

Washington Examiner World News - Tue, 2014-06-03 06:00
President Barack Obama called on Congress Tuesday to back a $1 billion effort to boost the U.S. military presence across Europe, as he sought to ease anxiety among NATO allies.
Jun 2 2014

Poll: Confidence in veterans' care plummets to new low

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2014-06-02 13:52
Americans' confidence in the medical care provided for soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan has plummeted to new lows, a USA Today/Princeton Survey Research poll finds.
Jun 2 2014

Report: Chinese Cruise Missiles Could Pose Biggest Threat to US Carriers

Defense News – Naval - Mon, 2014-06-02 12:31
Saturation strikes from Chinese anti-ship cruise missiles could become the biggest threat to US Navy carrier strike groups according to a paper issued by the National Defense University.
Jun 2 2014

New research links Iraq dust to ill soldiers

USA Today - Mon, 2014-06-02 08:01
Titanium and other metals found in dust at a base in Iraq have been linked to the dust found in six sick soldiers' lungs, according to a study to be released Monday.
Jun 2 2014

Fellow GIs call Bergdahl a deserter, not a hero

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 2014-06-02 03:01
The sense of pride expressed by the Obama administration at the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is not shared by many who served with him—who call him a deserter whose "selfish act" ended up costing lives.
Jun 1 2014

Hagel says White House believed POW's life in danger

Fox News - World - Sun, 2014-06-01 05:01
The Defense secretary says the military operation to free Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from the Taliban was not relayed to Congress because officials believed the soldier's life was in danger.
Jun 1 2014

Vietnam expects Japan coast guard ships next year

Reuters (World) - Sun, 2014-06-01 02:08
Vietnam expects to take delivery of coast guard ships from Japan early next year, the country's vice defense minister said on Sunday, as Hanoi looks to boost its defenses amid a territorial row with China.
May 31 2014

Retiring Coast Guard commandant looks back

Navy Times - Sat, 2014-05-31 11:50
If you ask the departing Coast Guard commandant, he'll tell you that he never thought he'd make it to the top spot. He'll also say holding the job is the highlight of his 39-year career.
May 30 2014

Attack subs swap inactivation dates

Navy Times - Fri, 2014-05-30 17:21
The attack submarine Dallas is getting a reprieve and the Norfolk, currently on deployment, is headed to early retirement.


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