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Sep 10 2014

The long war: No end in sight for America in the Middle East

Navy Times - Wed, 2014-09-10 06:55
Thirteen years after the Sept. 11 terror attacks, this was supposed to be a season of relief, with Iraq managing on its own and most U.S. troops finally ending their combat duty in Afghanistan.
Sep 10 2014

WW I sub 'found' by Australian navy

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Wed, 2014-09-10 05:22
The Australian navy believes it may have discovered the wreckage of the nation’s first military submarine, AE1, which disappeared a century ago off the coast of Papua New Guinea.
Sep 10 2014

China, Vietnam trade accusations over boats in disputed waters

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2014-09-10 05:01
China said Wednesday its forces had boarded a Vietnamese trawler last month in disputed waters and confiscated explosives used for fishing, rejecting Vietnam's accusations that its ships had been attacked.
Sep 9 2014

Japan, U.S. discussing offensive military capability for Tokyo - Japan officials

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2014-09-09 19:07
Japan and the United States are exploring the possibility of Tokyo acquiring offensive weapons that would allow Japan to project power far beyond its borders, Japanese officials said.
Sep 9 2014

WSJ/NBC Poll: Americans Turn Hawkish on ISIS – The Short Answer

The Wall Street Journal - - Tue, 2014-09-09 17:40
A solid majority of Americans support military action against Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.
Sep 9 2014

House of Representatives condemns Obama for Bergdahl swap

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-09-09 17:28
House members on Tuesday voted to condemn President Obama for failing to notify Congress about plans to exchange five Taliban detainees for prisoner of war Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
Sep 9 2014

Frigate Halyburton decommissioned after 30 years of service

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-09-09 16:09
After more than 30 years of naval service, the frigate Halyburton was decommissioned in Mayport, Florida, in a ceremony attended by crew members, plankowners, family, and friends.
Sep 9 2014

DDG and Hornet squadron COs win top leadership award

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-09-09 14:37
The skippers of a destroyer and a fighter squadron are this year's recipients of the Navy's top leadership prize.
Sep 9 2014

U.S. airstrikes in Iraq hit Islamic State vehicles

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-09-09 13:09
The U.S. military says it launched five more airstrikes in support of Iraqi government troops and Sunni tribesmen protecting the Haditha Dam against fighters of the Islamic State group.
Sep 9 2014

Base commander faces sex assault charge

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-09-09 07:44
The commanding officer of Naval Station Everett has been removed from his post, pending a preliminary hearing to face a charge of sexual assault, Navy Region Northwest said Monday.


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