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Two years ago, Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey laid down an edict on the administration's plan to open land combat jobs to women: If women cannot meet a standard, commanders better have a good reason why it should not be lowered.
Civilians at Indiana's Naval Weapons Station Crane received nearly $4 million in pay for working with explosives, handling microorganisms or being in dangerous conditions. But they never worked under such conditions.
President Vladimir Putin on Monday opened the way for Russia's delivery of a sophisticated air defense missile system to Iran, a move that would significantly bolster the Islamic republic's military capability.
North Korea has declared a no-sail zone for its ships off its east coast, South Korean media reported, suggesting more missile launches are possible before the U.S. defense chief visits Seoul this week.