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Mar 29 2010

Panama Vessel Hijacked Near Aden

Maritime News - Security - Mon, 2010-03-29 00:00
Reports have been received by EU NAVFOR that the MV Iceberg 1 has been hijacked 10 nautical miles off the port of Aden, Yemen, outside the International Recommended Transit Corridor.
Mar 29 2010

Fourth Joint High Speed Vessel Named

Maritime News - Vessels - Mon, 2010-03-29 00:00
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus joined Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick to announce that the name of the Department of the Navy's fourth Joint High Speed Vessel will be USNS Fall River (JHSV 4),
Mar 29 2010

Google Isn't the Problem. China's Corrupt Journalism Is.

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-29 00:00
Sure, Google's retreat from China is a big story. But we may be missing the bigger one.
Mar 29 2010

Russia's Terror Goes Viral

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-29 00:00
The metro bombings in Moscow make clear that terrorism is far from exorcized from Russia. So where has it been hiding these last few, quiet years? The Web.
Mar 29 2010

Mortarmen Bring 81s to the Fight

The Marines and Soldiers were going about their daily business, setting up their new company operating base in Marjah, Helmand province, Afghanistan.
Mar 29 2010

The Heart of Allawi's Win

At War - Mon, 2010-03-29 00:00
When you take a closer look at the campaign of Ayad Allawi and that of the man he defeated in Iraq's parliamentary elections, Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki, Mr. Allawi's victory doesn't look like a surprise at all.
Mar 28 2010

Independence Begins Maiden Voyage

Maritime News - Vessels - Sun, 2010-03-28 00:00
The Navy's newest littoral combat ship, USS Independence (LCS 2), sailed away from Mobile, Ala. for the first time March 26. The milestone marks the commencement
Mar 28 2010

Dispatch: Battle for Kandahar (Part I)

Small Wars Council - Sun, 2010-03-28 00:00
Dispatch: Battle for Kandahar (Part I) by Michael Yon
Mar 28 2010

Obama?s Trip to Afghanistan: Dual Messages

The Wall Street Journal - - Sun, 2010-03-28 00:00
President Barack Obama made his first trip to Afghanistan, four months after he announced an escalation of U.S. troop levels in the war there.


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