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Dec 12 2014

U.S. eyes Islamic State training grounds in Libya

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2014-12-12 22:48
Islamic State militants have been training in remote areas of Libya, heightening the Obama administration’s concern about a country that it largely has ignored since its 2011 revolution.
Dec 12 2014

Navy Tests New Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Top Stories - Fri, 2014-12-12 10:24
The U.S. Navy has completed tests on the GhostSwimmer unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek.
Dec 12 2014

U.S. and China Conduct Anti-Piracy Exercise Top Stories - Fri, 2014-12-12 06:41
The U.S. Navy's guided-missile destroyer Sterett and ships from the Chinese People's Liberation Army (Navy) began a bilateral counter-piracy exercise in the Gulf of Aden and the Horn of Africa.
Dec 11 2014

12 sailors implicated in submarine shower scandal

USA Today - Thu, 2014-12-11 04:04
Most are suspected of watching the videos and failing to report it to their commanders.
Dec 9 2014

China's stealth fighter could "take down" foreign rival: industry exec

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2014-12-09 03:11
China's new stealth fighter could certainly "take down" its opponent in the sky, the president of China's top aircraft maker said on Tuesday, referring to its U.S.-made counterpart.
Dec 9 2014

Taiwan eyes purchase of U.S. frigates despite China anger

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2014-12-09 00:52
Taiwan's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that it plans to buy two frigates from the United States, and that it hopes Washington will not be influenced by China's opposition to the sale.
Dec 8 2014

U.S. and NATO Ceremonially End Afghan Combat Mission

The New York Times - Mon, 2014-12-08 08:09
The combat mission in Afghanistan formally ended on Monday, 13 years after the Sept. 11 terror attacks sparked an invasion to topple the Taliban-led government.
Dec 7 2014

America's military: A force adrift

USA Today - Sun, 2014-12-07 03:32
Today's service members say they feel underpaid, under-equipped and under-appreciated.
Dec 6 2014

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton commissioned into active service for homeland security missions

Coast Guard News - Sat, 2014-12-06 21:56
Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, the first national security cutter homeported on the East Coast, entered into active service Saturday.
Dec 6 2014

Chuck Hagel: More U.S. troops than planned to stay in Afghanistan

The Washington Times - World - Sat, 2014-12-06 08:28
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday the United States will keep as many as 1,000 more troops in Afghanistan than planned for the first part of 2015.


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