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Dec 3 2015

Russia starts deliveries of S-300 air defense systems to Iran: TASS

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-12-03 06:35
Russia has started the delivery of its S-300 air defense systems to Iran, TASS news agency quoted an aide to President Vladimir Putin as saying on Thursday.
Dec 3 2015

Air strikes alone won't defeat Islamic State, warns U.S.

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-12-03 06:26
The United States warned on Thursday of the need to find Syrian or Arab ground forces to take on Islamic State, saying the militant group would not be defeated by air strikes alone.
Dec 3 2015

British airstrikes hit Islamic State oil fields, aim to deal 'real blow'

Fox News - World - Thu, 2015-12-03 06:09
British warplanes hit oil fields that help finance the Islamic State in Britain’s first airstrikes following a vote in Parliament, its defense secretary said Thursday.
Nov 30 2015

New Navy Destroyer's Seaworthiness, Stability Questioned

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2015-11-30 08:05
Underneath its stealthy exterior resides a style of hull that fell out of favor a century ago in part because it can be unstable.
Nov 30 2015

North Korean submarine missile test fails

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Mon, 2015-11-30 01:08
Pyongyang still faces technical difficulties as it tries to develop nuclear-capable ballistic missiles that can be launched underwater.
Nov 25 2015

U.S. raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with China

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-11-25 05:32
The United States has raised its military aid to the Philippines this year to $79 million, the U.S. ambassador said Wednesday, as tension rises in the region over China's assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Nov 23 2015

Another ship servicer accused of bilking Navy

San Diego Union - Mon, 2015-11-23 20:01
A second ship servicing contractor is being accused by the federal government of defrauding and overbilling the Navy, resulting in losses of at least $10 million over the past decade.
Nov 22 2015

China urges others not to stir up trouble in South China Sea, says it has no military designs

Fox News - World - Sun, 2015-11-22 05:15
China on Sunday told other countries not to "deliberately stir up trouble" in the disputed South China Sea, while insisting it has no intention of militarizing the strategically vital area.
Nov 17 2015

In Signal to China, Obama to Give 2 Ships to Philippines

Military.com Navy - Tue, 2015-11-17 05:49
President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. will hand over two ships to the Philippine navy to boost its maritime security capabilities.
Nov 16 2015

Navy ship visits China in wake of recent tensions

The Washington Times - World - Mon, 2015-11-16 04:28
A U.S. Navy destroyer has docked in Shanghai in a sign that contacts between the U.S. and Chinese militaries are continuing despite tensions over the South China Sea.

 
 

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