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Jun 15 2014

U.S. to Evacuate Many Staff Members From Baghdad Embassy

The New York Times - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:54
The American Embassy in Baghdad plans to evacuate a substantial number of its personnel this week in the face of an advance by militants, the State Department announced on Sunday.
Jun 15 2014

U.S. military appoints general to probe Bergdahl disappearance

Reuters - Sun, 2014-06-15 15:37
The U.S. military has appointed a two-star general to investigate the circumstances under which Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared in eastern Afghanistan in 2009.
Jun 15 2014

Soldiers, Marines test Blue Force tracking system

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-06-15 10:26
It's the battlefield equivalent of Google Earth, smart phones and GPS rolled into one: Joint Battle Command-Platform may be the next-generation go-to system for situational awareness and friendly force tracking.
Jun 15 2014

Meet the Corps' new drone killers: Humvee mounted lasers

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-06-15 10:22
Naval researchers are working to provide Marines a vehicle-mounted laser that can zap unmanned aerial vehicles out of the sky.
Jun 13 2014

IG: Weirick did not face reprisal from Marine brass

Marine Corps Times - Fri, 2014-06-13 15:30
The DOD inspector general did not substantiate the claims of a Marine major who filed a complaint after he was removed from his job following his criticism of how Corps leaders were handling the scout sniper case.
Jun 13 2014

Greek Navy To Fast-Track Long-Delayed Submarine Order

Defense News – Naval - Fri, 2014-06-13 14:18
Greece's navy on Friday said it would complete a long-delayed submarine order that has sparked multi-billion-euro litigation between Athens and leading German and Arab shipyards in the next two years.
Jun 13 2014

China says will never send military to oil rig spat with Vietnam

Reuters - Fri, 2014-06-13 07:31
A Chinese official said on Friday that China will never send military forces to the scene of an increasingly ugly spat with Vietnam over an oil rig in the South China Sea.
Jun 13 2014

Obama won't 'rule out' anything in Iraq

CNN Top Stories - Fri, 2014-06-13 03:11
Radical Islamists pushed forward in Iraq as an increasingly nervous United States sought ways to stop the militants from closing in on Baghdad.
Jun 13 2014

Japan denies brush with Chinese planes, demands China withdraws footage

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-06-13 01:29
Japan on Friday denied Beijing's claims that its Self-defense Force planes came "dangerously close" to Chinese aircraft in an incident over the East China Sea on Wednesday.
Jun 12 2014

Howe named 55th president of Naval War College

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-06-12 13:26
A Navy rear admiral who oversees the Special Operations Command in the Pacific has been named the 55th president of the U.S. Naval War College in Rhode Island.

 
 

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