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Jul 13 2015

Commander’s Firing Stirs Debate on Marines’ Integration

The New York Times - Mon, 2015-07-13 01:10
The dismissal of Lt. Col. Kate Germano has raised questions over the corps’ willingness to open the door to women in leadership roles.
Jul 9 2015

Navy ship Comfort's senior enlisted leader sacked in latest firing

Virginian-Pilot - Thu, 2015-07-09 15:02
For the third time in two years, a senior person on board the Navy hospital ship Comfort has been sacked.
Jul 9 2015

Joint Chiefs Nominee Warns of Threat From Russia

The New York Times - Thu, 2015-07-09 13:49
Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., at his Senate confirmation hearing, pointed to the Russian government’s aggressive behavior and its nuclear arsenal.
Jul 8 2015

Inside the Ring: Russian nuclear threat grows

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-07-08 16:32
Russia is emerging as a new strategic nuclear threat to the United States, a senior member of the House Committee on Armed Services revealed on Wednesday.
Jul 8 2015

U.S. cedes Arctic to Russia: 'We're not even in the same league,' says Coast Guard chief

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-07-08 09:00
Coast Guard Commandant Paul F. Zukunft says that the U.S. is essentially ceding the Arctic's emerging trade routes and natural resources to Russia.
Jul 7 2015

Air strikes, ground combat in Yemen killed nearly 200 on Monday

Reuters - Tue, 2015-07-07 05:01
Saudi-led coalition air strikes and clashes killed at least 176 fighters and civilians in Yemen on Monday, residents and media run by the Houthi movement said.
Jul 6 2015

Russian nuclear-capable bombers cruise California, Alaska coastlines on July 4

The Washington Times - World - Mon, 2015-07-06 22:32
While America celebrated the Fourth of July, four nuclear-capable Russian long-range strategic bombers cruised through the U.S. Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ), not far from the Alaska and California coastlines.
Jul 5 2015

US-led coalition carries out series of deadly strikes targeting IS militants in Raqqa

Fox News - World - Sun, 2015-07-05 04:45
A series of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in eastern Syria has killed at least 10 militants and wounded many others.
Jul 4 2015

Afghan Forces Battle Taliban 30 Miles West of Kabul

The New York Times - Sat, 2015-07-04 03:34
Casualties from the battle in Wardak Province were said to be high, and senior officials criticized security forces’ response as slow and ineffective.
Jul 2 2015

Navy extends maternity leave to 18 weeks

Virginian-Pilot - Thu, 2015-07-02 13:10
In one of its biggest actions to date to make the Navy more family friendly, the service announced today that it is extending maternity leave to a total of 18 weeks.


Conferences and Events

Defense Forum Washington 2015

Mon, 2015-12-07

Defense Forum Washington will take place 7 December 2015 at the Newseum - Knight Conference Center in Washington, DC.  

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"Goldrick Seminar: 2015"

Thu, 2015-12-03

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Mon, 2015-12-07

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