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Mar 3 2011

U.S., 21 Nations Start Tradewinds 2011

U.S. Marines and 21 partner nation coast guard, law enforcement and ground forces arrive today in Antigua and Barbuda to participate in exercise Tradewinds 2011.
Mar 1 2011

U.S. Central Command 'friending' the enemy in psychological war

The Washington Times - Tue, 2011-03-01 23:19
The U.S. Central Command is stepping up psychological warfare operations using software that allows it to target social media websites used by terrorists.
Feb 28 2011

MV Dover Pirated in North Arabian Sea

Maritime News - Security - Mon, 2011-02-28 11:52
At approximately 0600Z on 28 February, the Bulk Cargo Carrier MV Dover was pirated approximately 260 nautical miles North East of Salalah in the North Arabian Sea.
Feb 28 2011

Last U.S. veteran of World War One dies at 110

Reuters - Mon, 2011-02-28 03:25
Frank Buckles, believed to be the last surviving U.S. veteran of World War One, has died at age 110, according to media reports Monday.
Feb 25 2011

Army: Gen. Caldwell’s Accuser Had No Psy-Ops Training

The Wall Street Journal - WSJ.com - Fri, 2011-02-25 18:47
The Army officer who accused a top general in Afghanistan of using "psychological operations" against visiting lawmakers in an article in Rolling Stone magazine was not trained in the military specialty, Defense Department officials said.
Feb 24 2011

Q & A with Navy Secretary Ray Mabus

San Diego Union - Fri, 2011-02-25 00:22
The civilian in charge of Navy and Marine policy talks about preparation for ending the ban on gays in the military and about the character of a smaller Marine Corps.
Feb 24 2011

Navy to Disestablish 19 NJROTC Units

Navy News from Military.com - Thu, 2011-02-24 21:26
The Navy will disestablish 19 Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) units, effective June 30.
Feb 22 2011

Libyan ship spotted off Malta coast

AlJazeera - Tue, 2011-02-22 11:41
Italian navy says it is monitoring a Libyan "naval asset" in the Mediterranean, but is not clear about its intention.
Feb 22 2011

Marines Train Georgian Infantry

The Republic of Georgia’s 33rd Light Infantry Battalion (LIB) arrived at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Germany recently to begin a month long training evolution prior to their upcoming deployment in Afghanistan.
Feb 22 2011

Official: Hijacked yacht nearer Somalia

CNN Top Stories - Tue, 2011-02-22 05:31
The American yacht that was hijacked by pirates last week is less then two days off the Somali coast, a military official said Tuesday.

 
 

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