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Dec 12 2011

Twice-discharged gay sailor reinstated

Navy Times - Mon, 2011-12-12 17:40
A sailor discharged twice for being gay was reinstated in the Navy on Monday after suing the service a year ago.
Dec 12 2011

Iraq Wants to Buy 18 More F-16 Fighter Jets

Defense News – Naval - Mon, 2011-12-12 17:15
Iraq wants to buy an additional 18 Lockheed Martin F-16IQ Fighting Falcon jets, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on Dec. 12.
Dec 12 2011

A few hacker teams do most China-based data theft

The Washington Times - Mon, 2011-12-12 09:39
As few as 12 different Chinese groups, largely government-backed or directed commit the bulk of the cyberattacks stealing data from U.S. companies and government agencies, according to U.S. analysts and experts.
Dec 12 2011

Destroyer CO neglected fitreps, evals, awards

Navy Times - Mon, 2011-12-12 07:44
During Commander Kurt Mondlak's command of the destroyer Mahan he neglected numerous officer fitness reports, enlisted evaluations and end-of-tour awards.
Dec 12 2011

NATO may end Iraq training mission over immunity issue

Washington Post - World - Mon, 2011-12-12 07:29
NATO says it is considering shutting down its military training mission in Iraq at the end of this month because of the issue of legal immunity for foreign trainers.
Dec 12 2011

U.S. leaving drone base won't have big impact on air war

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2011-12-12 05:17
The U.S. decision to vacate a remote base used for staging drone flights directed at militants will have little impact on the American air campaign, a senior Pakistani military source said.
Dec 11 2011

5,000 Surface-to-Air Missiles Secured in Libya

Defense News – Naval - Sun, 2011-12-11 14:15
A top U.S. official says that a team of U.S. and Libyan bomb-disposal specialists has secured about 5,000 surface-to-air missiles stockpiled during the regime of Moammar Gadhafi.
Dec 11 2011

McRaven reveals plan to triple force of armed Afghans

CNN.com - Sun, 2011-12-11 03:29
The head of U.S. special forces has revealed a likely controversial plan to triple the number of armed Afghans paid by NATO to protect their villages.
Dec 10 2011

Navy beats Army for 10th time in a row

Navy Times - Sat, 2011-12-10 18:30
A new venue for Army-Navy produced a familiar result Saturday as the Midshipmen rushed for 296 yards and capitalized on three Army turnovers for a 27-21 win.
Dec 9 2011

Virginia Beach-based Navy chief relieved of duty

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2011-12-09 17:54
The highest-ranking enlisted sailor in the amphibious dock landing ship Fort McHenry was relieved of his duties Friday amid allegations of misconduct.

 
 

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