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Apr 4 2014

Japan orders military to strike any new North Korea missile launches

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-04-04 23:54
Japan has ordered a destroyer in the Sea of Japan to strike any ballistic missiles that North Korea may launch in the coming weeks after Pyongyang fired a Rodong medium-range missile over the sea.
Apr 4 2014

U.S. to skip China fleet review after Japan shunned

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-04-04 00:18
The United States is scrapping plans for a Navy ship to join a fleet review in China after key ally, Japan, was not invited, U.S. officials said.
Apr 3 2014

Soth Korea extending ballistic missile range to counter North's threat

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2014-04-03 23:13
South Korea has test-fired a new ballistic missile with a range of 500 km (310 miles) and will try to extend the range to 800 km so it can strike any site in North Korea, its defense ministry said.
Apr 3 2014

Gen. Carl Mundy, 30th commandant of the Marine Corps, dies

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-04-03 18:21
The Marine Corps' 30th commandant, retired Gen. Carl Epting Mundy Jr., has died, his family confirmed to Marine Corps Times. He was 78.
Apr 2 2014

Additional Marines head to Romania as Russia-Ukraine tensions persist

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2014-04-02 20:31
As tens of thousands of Russian troops remain along Ukraine's eastern border, the Pentagon is sending an additional Navy ship to the Black Sea and will station 175 additional Marines in Romania.
Apr 1 2014

U.S. may move warship into Black Sea

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-04-01 18:53
The U.S. is likely to move a warship into the Black Sea and send a small team of soldiers to Europe as part of NATO's effort to bolster allies in Eastern Europe who worry about Russia's annexation of Crimea.
Mar 31 2014

China says Manila provoking trouble in seas ahead of legal case

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2014-03-31 06:17
China accused the Philippines on Monday of deliberately provoking trouble in the South China Sea by delivering supplies to a contested military outpost while seeking international arbitration in the dispute.
Mar 31 2014

Koreas trade fire; island residents in shelters

Washington Examiner World News - Mon, 2014-03-31 05:16
North and South Korea fired hundreds of artillery shells into each other's waters Monday in a flare-up of animosity that forced residents of five front-line South Korean islands to evacuate to shelters.
Mar 29 2014

USCG updates alcohol rules, expands drug screening

Navy Times - Sat, 2014-03-29 14:38
In an effort to increase accountability in the service, the Coast Guard is cracking down on drinking and illegal drug use with a slate of new regulations, outlined in a recent servicewide message.
Mar 29 2014

Top U.S. general to visit Israel amid strategy spats

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2014-03-29 04:06
The United States' top military officer will visit Israel next week where he will meet the defense minister who has angered Washington by criticizing its strategies in the Middle East and Ukraine.

 
 

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