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Mar 28 2012

India's army chief: State of our military 'alarming'

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Wed, 2012-03-28 03:33
India's tank fleet lacks ammunition, its air defenses are "97 per cent obsolete" and its elite forces lack essential arms, the country's army chief wrote in an explosive letter leaked today.
Mar 28 2012

Russian Navy to Send Task Force to Gulf of Aden

Maritime News - Security - Tue, 2012-03-27 23:35
A task force from Russia’s Northern Fleet, led by the Udaloy-class destroyer Vice Admiral Kulakov, is deploying on an anti-piracy mission off the Somali coast.
Mar 27 2012

Navy Program to Study How Troops Use Intuition

At War - Tue, 2012-03-27 16:09
A new project will investigate how members of the military can improve their "sixth sense" in combat and other missions.
Mar 27 2012

Panetta: War strategy can't be guided by polls

USA Today - Tue, 2012-03-27 15:54
The defense secretary says war strategies can't be determined by polls, and the U.S. will continue with its plans for the Afghanistan war.
Mar 27 2012

Marine critical of Obama faces hearing

San Diego Union - Tue, 2012-03-27 12:47
A hearing on whether to discharge Sgt. Gary Stein from the Marine Corps because of criticism of the president will be Saturday at Camp Pendleton.
Mar 27 2012

Three Navy amphibious ships to deploy today

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2012-03-27 04:35
The amphibious ships Iwo Jima, New York and Gunston Hall will leave for a tour of at least six months in the Navy's Fifth and Sixth Fleet areas.
Mar 26 2012

Support for Afghan War Falls in U.S., Poll Finds

The New York Times - Mon, 2012-03-26 17:42
A New York Times/CBS News poll found that 69 percent of Americans surveyed think that the United States should not be at war in Afghanistan.
Mar 26 2012

U.S., Australia deepen military ties amid pivot to SE Asia

Washington Post - World - Mon, 2012-03-26 17:13
The United States and Australia are planning a major expansion of military ties, including possible drone flights from a coral atoll in the Indian Ocean and increased U.S. naval access to Australian ports.
Mar 26 2012

Gen. Allen admits 'green-on-blue' attacks erode trust

The Washington Times - Mon, 2012-03-26 15:28
The top allied commander in Afghanistan said the recent killings of U.S. and coalition troops by Afghan soldiers have created an "erosion of trust" between international and Afghan forces.
Mar 26 2012

Coast Guard Opens New Station on Cape May

Coast Guard News - Mon, 2012-03-26 11:02
The U.S. Coast Guard has opened a new $11.4 million station at Training Center Cape May, New Jersey, that will help prevent and respond to maritime events.


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