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May 22 2015

Biden discusses Asia-Pacific region at Navy graduation

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2015-05-22 13:12
The vice president told graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy on Friday that U.S. foreign policy is rebalancing toward the Asia-Pacific region, and said many of them will be stationed there "to keep the peace."
May 20 2015

China navy warns U.S. spy plane in disputed South China Sea: CNN

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-05-20 23:36
The Chinese navy warned a U.S. surveillance plane flying over artificial islands that Beijing is creating in the disputed South China Sea to leave the area eight times, according to CNN.
May 20 2015

Military: 2nd Marine dies of injuries from Hawaii crash

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-05-20 13:02
The U.S. military says a second Marine has died of injuries he received after an Osprey aircraft crashed during a training exercise last weekend in Hawaii.
May 20 2015

The Department of the Navy Launches the "Hatch" Top Stories - Wed, 2015-05-20 10:00
The Department of the Navy (DON) launched its crowdsourced ideation platform, the "Hatch," May 20.
May 19 2015

Obama, Hillary Clinton Benghazi narrative rebutted by Defense Department report

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-05-19 21:39
While the president and other top leaders were blaming spontaneous protests for the deadly Benghazi attack, the DOD broadly circulated a detailed intelligence report that said the assault was planned 10 days beforehand.
May 19 2015

Newest carrier $370M over cost cap by Pentagon estimate

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-05-19 16:26
The second aircraft carrier in the Navy's new Gerald R. Ford class is now estimated to exceed a cap imposed by Congress by at least $370 million, according to the Pentagon's independent cost office.
May 19 2015

Winnefeld: N. Korea 'many years' from submarine missile

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-05-19 12:46
North Korea is "many years" away from being able to launch ballistic missiles from a submarine but that capability could eventually pose a threat, a top U.S. military officer says.
May 18 2015

Navy Lays Keel for PCU Indiana Top Stories - Mon, 2015-05-18 12:37
The U.S. Navy held a keel laying ceremony for the Virginia-class submarine Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Indiana (SSN-789) at Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News Shipbuilding, May 16.
May 18 2015

Islamic State says it has full control of Iraq's Ramadi

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2015-05-18 03:53
Islamic State militants said they had taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer.
May 18 2015

Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemen's Aden after truce expires

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2015-05-18 03:26
Air strikes by Saudi-led forces hit Houthi rebel positions in and around the southern Yemeni city of Aden overnight, residents said, after a five-day humanitarian truce expired on Sunday night.


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