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Mar 3 2016

China to increase military spending by 7 to 8 percent this year

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2016-03-04 00:12
China's congress says the country's military spending will increase by about 7 to 8 percent this year.
Mar 3 2016

Report: N. Korea orders nuclear weapons readied for use without warning

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2016-03-03 18:22
North Korea has ordered its nuclear weapons to be made ready for use without warning according to a report in South Korea's leading news agency.
Mar 3 2016

Marine Corps Wants Funding to Improve Security at Recruiting Centers

Military.com Navy - Thu, 2016-03-03 17:19
Ten months after a gunman opened fire in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the Corps is still working to bolster the security of its recruiting officers.
Mar 3 2016

Commander of US Pacific Fleet Cleared of Racial Bias Accusation

Military.com Navy - Thu, 2016-03-03 07:04
A newly released investigation into the Navy's four-star commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet clears him of discriminatory action regarding a subordinate.
Mar 3 2016

U.S. carrier group sails into waters claimed by China

USA Today - Thu, 2016-03-03 01:18
The carrier John C. Stennis, two destroyers, two cruisers and the 7th Fleet flagship have sailed into the disputed waters in the last 24 hours.
Mar 2 2016

North Korea fires rockets after U.N. imposes tough sanctions

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2016-03-03 00:16
North Korea fired six short-range projectiles into the sea off its east coast Thursday, Seoul officials said, just hours after the U.N. Security Council approved the toughest sanctions on Pyongyang in two decades.
Feb 29 2016

Wounded Warrior charity downgraded

San Diego Union - Mon, 2016-02-29 19:44
A San Diego nonprofit that evaluates military charities and recommends them for support is criticizing spending practices at the Wounded Warrior Project.
Feb 22 2016

Report: U.S. aircraft carriers 'unchallenged primacy may be coming to a close'

Washington Post - Mon, 2016-02-22 09:11
[The United States] must re-examine the relevance of the carrier and its air wing and explore innovative options for future operations and force structure," the report says.
Feb 19 2016

USS Wyoming Named Recipient of Omaha Award

Military.com Navy - Fri, 2016-02-19 11:32
The ballistic-missile submarine USS Wyoming has been named a recipient of the Omaha Trophy.
Feb 19 2016

Veterans Seek Greater Emphasis on PTSD in Bids to Upgrade Discharges

The New York Times - Fri, 2016-02-19 10:55
A group is pushing for a bill to overhaul the system by mandating that the military start from the presumption that PTSD contributed to the discharges.

 
 

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