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Mar 24 2010

Navy Combat Ship Earns High Marks on Maiden Voyage

Navy.mil Top Stories - Wed, 2010-03-24 00:00
A month into a maiden voyage that has seen a trio of drug-smuggling attempts thwarted, the commander aboard the Navy's first littoral combat ship described March 22 the vessel's performance to date as "exceptional."
Mar 23 2010

Should Pakistan Get a Nuke Deal?

Foreign Policy - Tue, 2010-03-23 00:00
Only if it finally abandons its support for terrorism.
Mar 23 2010

EU NAVFOR Rescues Iranian Crew

Maritime News - Security - Tue, 2010-03-23 00:00
On 19th March the EU NAVFOR Spanish warship Navarra was dispatched by the Force HQ (ITS ETNA) to assist an Iranian dhow that had sent out a distress call. The Iranian fishing dhow,
Mar 23 2010

USCG Names First Sentinel-Class Cutter

Maritime News - Vessels - Tue, 2010-03-23 00:00
Coast Guard officials announced Friday that the first Sentinel-class cutter will bear the name Bernard C. Webber in honor of the legendary Coast Guard member. Previously
Mar 23 2010

JFCOM Likes Navy IW Plane

Small Wars Council - Tue, 2010-03-23 00:00
JFCOM Likes Navy IW Plane The quest for a low-cost,...
Mar 23 2010

DoD Identifies Navy Casualty

Navy.mil Top Stories - Tue, 2010-03-23 00:00
The Department of Defense announced March 22 the death of a Sailor who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Mar 22 2010

Obama Is Making Bush?s Big Mistake on Russia

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-22 00:00
Remember when George W. Bush thought he could get things done by making nice with Vladimir Putin? Barack Obama is repeating the same error with Dmitry Medvedev.
Mar 22 2010

Green SECNAV ? meet LCS downselect ?

USNI Blog - Mon, 2010-03-22 00:00
Here is something that has come at me from multiple sources – you can blame George Talbot for this post. All of a sudden – everyone wants to talk about fuel and LCS – so let’s talk about fuel. I was going to do this on my home
Mar 22 2010

Marja Embed: Six Weeks in Helmand Province

At War - Mon, 2010-03-22 00:00
The first in a series of reports by C.J. Chivers on the early days of Operation Moshtarak, the major offensive launched in Marja, Afghanistan, in late February.
Mar 22 2010

A Strategic Perspective on Taliban Warfare

Small Wars Council - Mon, 2010-03-22 00:00
A Strategic Perspective on Taliban Warfare (http://smallwarsjournal.com/blog/2010/03/a-strategic-perspective-on-tal/) *Entry Excerpt:* *A Strategic Perspective on Taliban Warfare* by Lieutenant Colonel Ehsan Mehmood Khan *Download the

 
 

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