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Sep 30 2015

No consensus on women in combat deadline

San Diego Union - Wed, 2015-09-30 22:38
Army and Marines: same concerns, differing conclusions?
Sep 29 2015

Intel chief Clapper remains doubtful China-U.S. cyber pact will end hacking campaigns

The Washington Times - Tue, 2015-09-29 12:49
China and the U.S. have reached a cybersecurity agreement intended to put a pause on hack attacks being waged between the two nations, but American officials said Tuesday they aren't certain the pact will last.
Sep 29 2015

NATO commander: Russia has ulterior motives for air defense system in Syria

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-09-29 11:12
Russia has repeatedly claimed the reason for its buildup in Syria has been to fight the Islamic State, but NATO's top commander believes the presence of Russian anti-aircraft systems points to ulterior motives to hinder U.S. and allied operations.
Sep 29 2015

Iran buys $21B in aircraft, sattelite equipment from Russia

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-09-29 09:13
Iran has purchased $21 billion worth of satellite equipment and aircraft from Russia, according to Iranian officials.
Sep 28 2015

Naval Academy head says school could produce female SEALs

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-09-28 13:47
The superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy is confident the school could produce female Navy SEALs, if the military changes its policy to allow them to serve in that special operations role.
Sep 25 2015

Navy SEALs ready to open doors to women

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2015-09-25 10:19
The commander of the Navy SEALs is recommending that the naval special warfare units be opened to women, but warns that women will have greater risks of injury and the service will be pressured to adjust or lower standards.
Sep 24 2015

Russia announces naval drills in Mediterranean Sea

Deutsche Welle - Thu, 2015-09-24 06:13
Moscow has said it would hold "combat exercises" in the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea. The maneuvers in the region could raise tensions with the United States, which accuses Russia of military buildup in Syria.
Sep 23 2015

Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford sea trials delayed up to 2 months

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-09-23 11:02
The Navy says sea trials for its next generation aircraft carrier could be delayed up to two months.
Sep 23 2015

Russia expands military buildup in Syria with two new bases

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-09-23 07:58
New satellite images released Tuesday reveal what appears to be new construction at two Syrian military facilities, the latest indicator that Russia may soon deploy its military forces into the country's civil war.
Sep 23 2015

New CNO listens to sailors' concerns at Norfolk Naval Station

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-09-22 23:00
Tuesday marked Adm. John Richardson's second working day as chief of naval operations, and he chose to spend it with the fleet in Norfolk hearing from sailors about what issues concern them.


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