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Feb 19 2016

U.S. May Sail More Ships in South China Sea, Navy Commander Says

Military.com Navy - Fri, 2016-02-19 08:28
Pacific Fleet Commander Adm. Scott Swift says Navy will be clearer with its intent for the mission in future.
Feb 19 2016

U.S. Strikes ISIS Camp in Libya, Killing More Than 30

The New York Times - Fri, 2016-02-19 06:28
The airstrike targeted a senior Tunisian operative linked to two major terrorist attacks in Tunisia last year, a Western official said.
Feb 18 2016

Study: Military falls short in treating new cases of war-related stress

USA Today - Thu, 2016-02-18 08:06
While military improves follow-up mental care for troops, therapy still falls short.
Feb 18 2016

Marines stash armor in secret caves

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 2016-02-18 08:04
Marines are prepositioning battle tanks, artillery and logistics equipment inside Norwegian caves as the U.S. pushes to station equipment near the NATO-Russia frontier.
Feb 18 2016

ISIS May be Capable of USS Cole-Style Bombing: Former NATO Commander

Military.com Navy - Thu, 2016-02-18 07:17
The next attack by Islamic State militants may be directed at a Navy ship, retired Adm. James Stavridis said Wednesday.
Feb 17 2016

What is China's HQ-9 air defense system capable of?

Deutsche Welle - Wed, 2016-02-17 08:40
China has reportedly deployed two batteries of HQ-9 surface-to-air missiles to a disputed island in the South China Sea. Analyst Neil Ashdown discusses their capabilities and why they give reason for concern.
Feb 17 2016

U.S. stealth jets fly over S. Korea amid N. Korea standoff

USA Today - Wed, 2016-02-17 08:03
The move was a clear show of force against North Korea.
Feb 17 2016

Russia rejects idea of no-fly zone in Syria

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2016-02-17 07:56
A senior Russian diplomat has shrugged off German Chancellor Angela Merkel's proposal to consider a no-fly zone over Syria, saying it can only be done with Damascus' consent.
Feb 17 2016

North Korea ready for new nuclear test, analysts warn

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Wed, 2016-02-17 03:22
North Korea is capable of carrying out a fifth nuclear test "with little or no warning", analysts warn, and may do so in response to sanctions being discussed by the U.N. Security Council.
Feb 16 2016

U.S.-led coalition stages 30 strikes in Syria, Iraq against Islamic State

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2016-02-16 08:54
The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State with 30 strikes in Syria and Iraq on Monday, the Combined Joint Task Force leading the operations said in a statement.

 
 

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