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Jun 13 2012

U.S. expands secret intelligence ops in Africa

Washington Post - World - Wed, 2012-06-13 22:02
The U.S. military is expanding its secret intelligence operations across Africa, establishing a network of small air bases to spy on terrorist hideouts from the fringes of the Sahara to jungle terrain along the equator.
Jun 13 2012

100-year-old Battleship Texas springs leak

Navy Times - Wed, 2012-06-13 18:11
The battleship that fought in World Wars I and II and has served since 1948 as a memorial and museum flooded over the weekend.
Jun 13 2012

Panetta fears 'another Pearl Harbor' in cyberattack

The Washington Times - Wed, 2012-06-13 17:32
The Defense Secretary warned that a cyberattack on the United States could black out private and government electic power grids, throwing the nation into a panic.
Jun 13 2012

Survey: Young vets respected, seen as stressed

Navy Times - Wed, 2012-06-13 17:06
A new survey ranks the U.S. military among the most “valuable figures” in U.S. society, but it finds a widely held perception that most Iraq and Afghanistan vets suffer from post-traumatic stress.
Jun 13 2012

Coast Guard to break ground on Yorktown training center

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2012-06-13 05:55
The Coast Guard is ready to start building a training facility for enlisted personnel in Yorktown, with a groundbreaking ceremony set for this morning for the construction of Samuel Travis Hall.
Jun 12 2012

'Golden Era' of American Seapower Foreseen Top Stories - Tue, 2012-06-12 17:15
At the U.S. Naval War College, Under Secretary of the Navy Robert Work told more than 900 students and guests the U.S. Navy is entering a "golden era" of seapower.
Jun 12 2012

SASC chairman: More cuts likely in budget deal

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-06-12 16:19
If a deficit-reduction deal is reached, it could include $100 billion more in defense cuts over the next decade, according to the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Jun 12 2012

Army's Terry takes lead of ISAF Joint Command

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-06-12 10:42
Lt. Gen. James Terry assumed command of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command during a ceremony Tuesday in Kabul.
Jun 12 2012

Admiral Haney: Navy's Finest Going to Pacific

Fox News - Tue, 2012-06-12 05:41
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet said Monday the Navy will be sending its most advanced vessels and aircraft to the Asia-Pacific region as it builds up its presence by assigning most of its fleet there.
Jun 12 2012

Iran said to be designing nuclear sub

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Tue, 2012-06-12 05:07
Iran has begun to design its first nuclear submarine, according to a report in the country's semiofficial news agency.


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