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Dec 7 2015

Largest Destroyer Built for Navy Headed to Sea for Testing

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2015-12-07 09:45
The USS Zumwalt headed out to sea for the first time Monday, where she will undergo sea trials on the open ocean.
Dec 6 2015

U.S. military's millennials at greatest risk for suicide

The Washington Times - Sun, 2015-12-06 20:23
The U.S. military's historically high suicide rate is more a generational trait than a wartime offshoot, as millennial recruits join up carrying emotional baggage, a new research paper says.
Dec 3 2015

Ash Carter promises same standards for women in combat roles

The Washington Times - Thu, 2015-12-03 22:17
He vowed to keep the same physical standards for women, promising, “There must be no quotas or perception thereof.”
Dec 3 2015

Pentagon wasted 'tens of millions' on private villas in Afghanistan

USA Today - Thu, 2015-12-03 07:06
A Pentagon agency spent almost $150 million on private "villas" and security in Afghanistan.
Dec 3 2015

Another Former Navy Official Arrested in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case

Military.com Navy - Thu, 2015-12-03 06:43
A Singaporean woman is the latest former U.S. Navy official to be arrested in connection with a bribery scandal that traded classified ship information to a contractor in exchange for cash, travel and other perks.
Dec 3 2015

Russia starts deliveries of S-300 air defense systems to Iran: TASS

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-12-03 05:35
Russia has started the delivery of its S-300 air defense systems to Iran, TASS news agency quoted an aide to President Vladimir Putin as saying on Thursday.
Dec 3 2015

Air strikes alone won't defeat Islamic State, warns U.S.

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-12-03 05:26
The United States warned on Thursday of the need to find Syrian or Arab ground forces to take on Islamic State, saying the militant group would not be defeated by air strikes alone.
Dec 3 2015

British airstrikes hit Islamic State oil fields, aim to deal 'real blow'

Fox News - World - Thu, 2015-12-03 05:09
British warplanes hit oil fields that help finance the Islamic State in Britain’s first airstrikes following a vote in Parliament, its defense secretary said Thursday.
Nov 30 2015

New Navy Destroyer's Seaworthiness, Stability Questioned

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2015-11-30 07:05
Underneath its stealthy exterior resides a style of hull that fell out of favor a century ago in part because it can be unstable.
Nov 30 2015

North Korean submarine missile test fails

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Mon, 2015-11-30 00:08
Pyongyang still faces technical difficulties as it tries to develop nuclear-capable ballistic missiles that can be launched underwater.

 
 

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