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Apr 15 2010

Severnaya Verf Sends Ship Back to Northern Fleet

Maritime News - Vessels - Thu, 2010-04-15 00:00
After modernizing by Severnaya Verf shipyard, a part of United Industrial Corporation, a large ship Vice-Admiral Kulakov goes back to Northern Fleet. The first
Apr 14 2010

Inside the Syrian Missile Crisis

Foreign Policy - Wed, 2010-04-14 00:00
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's decision to move Scud missiles into Lebanon threatens to spark a regional conflict and poses a new challenge for President Obama's engagement policy.
Apr 14 2010

Leaving the Korangal Valley

At War - Wed, 2010-04-14 00:00
A place iconic for its violence and breathtaking in its beauty, the Korangal Valley outpost was at times during its four years in existence the deadliest place in Afghanistan for Americans and the Afghan soldiers who fought with them.
Apr 13 2010

Ex-USS Iowa (BB-61): Is the ?Iowa-Saving? nonprofit honest?

USNI Blog - Tue, 2010-04-13 00:00
Is the organization attempting to “save” the ex-USS Iowa (BB-61) telling the truth? With the agreement to shed the Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, the ex-USS Iowa is set to be disposed of in about seven years. To save the Iowa, the Navy’s
Apr 13 2010

SECDEF clears the air at Annapolis

USNI Blog - Tue, 2010-04-13 00:00
Very good words to give to the future leaders in the Navy of a Representative Republic. Via Earl Kelly at The Capital, Speaking at the Naval Academy last night, Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates told the midshipmen there would come a time in their
Apr 12 2010

USS Ashland Captures Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Mon, 2010-04-12 00:00
At approximately 5:00 a.m. local time April 10, USS Ashland (LSD 48), was fired upon by a skiff manned by suspected pirates in the Gulf of Aden, approximately 330
Apr 12 2010

Turkish Bulk Carrier Released by Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Mon, 2010-04-12 00:00
EU NAVFOR can confirm that the Turkish flagged Bulk Carrier YASIN C, hijacked 7 of April approximately 250 Nautical Miles east of Mombasahas, has suddenly been
Apr 12 2010

The Crossing: A Journey Through North Afghanistan

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-04-12 00:00
"Don't even dare travel on that road": In the first entry of a month-long travel diary, our correspondent ponders maps and routes in Kabul.
Apr 12 2010

Manas Hysteria

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-04-12 00:00
Why the United States can't keep buying off Kyrgyz leaders to keep its vital air base open.
Apr 12 2010

USS Independence Trains Crew to Handle Aircraft Top Stories - Mon, 2010-04-12 00:00
Sailors aboard USS Independence (LCS 2), the Navy's newest littoral combat ship, prepared to embark aircraft aboard the ship by conducting simulated training April 6 and 7 in a variety of situations involving aircraft operations, while in port at Naval


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