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Jul 8 2015

Inside the Ring: Russian nuclear threat grows

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-07-08 17:32
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 10:00
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 06:01
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 23:32
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 05:45
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 04:34
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 14:10
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.
Jul 2 2015

Washington D.C. Navy Yard on Lockdown

Navy.mil Top Stories - Thu, 2015-07-02 08:55
The Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., is currently on lockdown with orders to shelter in place.
Jul 2 2015

China's Navy holds Missile Combat Resupply Drill

Maritime News - Security - Thu, 2015-07-02 08:26
China's navy held its first drill simulating the resupply of missiles in a combat environment in the Yellow Sea, the Defence Ministry said on Thursday.
Jul 1 2015

Neller nominated to be next Marine Corps commandant

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-07-01 23:54
Lt. Gen. Robert Neller, a veteran infantry officer who commanded troops in Iraq from 2005 to 2007, has been selected to serve as the Marine Corps' new top officer.

 
 

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