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Mar 20 2012

Navy blimp to get year’s lease on life

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-03-20 17:11
A one-of-a-kind Navy blimp that last month was scheduled to be deflated and stored as part of Defense Department cuts will be put to work for another year, Navy officials say.
Mar 20 2012

Cyber warfare rules still being written

The Washington Times - Tue, 2012-03-20 16:35
The Pentagon is still writing rules for combating cyberattacks, even though U.S. Cyber Command has been operating for more than a year, defense officials said Tuesday.
Mar 20 2012

Senators: DOD can cut redundant programs

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-03-20 16:31
Two key Republican senators are recommending the Defense Department reduce duplicative and overlapping programs to stave off deep cuts in force structure and weapons programs.
Mar 20 2012

Navy reopens Marine Corps Medal of Honor case

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-03-20 15:29
The Navy Department will reopen the valor case of Marine Corps Sgt. Rafael Peralta based on new evidence that reportedly removes any doubt about his actions seven years ago in Iraq.
Mar 20 2012

China holds 'frank' talks with North Korea

CNN.com - Tue, 2012-03-20 07:47
China says it has had "a frank, in-depth talk" with North Korea about the situation on the Korean Peninsula after Pyongyang's planned satellite launch provoked an international outcry.
Mar 20 2012

Navy Asks to Slow Building of Two Carriers

Military.com - Headlines - Tue, 2012-03-20 06:51
Driven by pressures to cut spending in its 2013 budget, the Navy wants to take two extra years to build the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy, which is to be constructed at Newport News Shipbuilding.
Mar 20 2012

Gen. Allen: Afghan Mission on Track

Fox News - Tue, 2012-03-20 04:13
The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan says efforts to hand over security to the Afghans and wind down the war are on track despite anger over a massacre of Afghan civilians and the burning of Korans.
Mar 20 2012

Pakistan group wants end to U.S. drone strikes

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2012-03-20 03:46
A Pakistani parliamentary committee recommending a new direction for ties with the United States said on Tuesday it wants a halt to attacks in Pakistan by U.S. drones.
Mar 19 2012

U.S. War Game Sees Dire Results of Attack on Iran

The New York Times - Mon, 2012-03-19 17:12
A classified war simulation this month assessing the repercussions of an Israeli attack on Iran forecasts that it would lead to a wider regional war, which could draw in the United States.
Mar 19 2012

Papp Reassures Coast Guard on Future

Coast Guard News - Mon, 2012-03-19 11:19
During an all-hands meeting with Coast Guard units from Glynn and Camden counties, Adm. Robert Papp Jr. answered questions about the organization's future.

 
 

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