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Jan 6 2016

2 Navy Sub Commanders Relieved of Duties This Week

Military.com Navy - Wed, 2016-01-06 09:04
Two Navy submarine commanders were relieved of their duties this week because of a loss of confidence in their ability to command.
Jan 5 2016

U.S. Pacific Fleet shrinks even as China grows more aggressive

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2016-01-05 04:19
Questions about whether the Pacific Fleet has enough resources are more of a reflection of regional anxieties than the Navy’s actual capability, said its commander, Adm. Scott Swift.
Jan 4 2016

U.S. opposes China's runway test on artificial island

Fox News - World - Mon, 2016-01-04 18:55
The United States says that China's recent test of a new runway on one of seven islands Beijing has constructed in the disputed South China Sea raises tensions and threatens regional stability.
Jan 4 2016

U.S. leads 25 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq: statement

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2016-01-04 08:28
The United States and its allies conducted 25 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq on Sunday, the coalition leading the operations said in a statement released on Monday.
Dec 31 2015

China Says It Is Building Its Second Aircraft Carrier

The New York Times - Thu, 2015-12-31 08:07
This vessel, unlike the first, will be produced entirely using the country’s own designs and technology, the Defense Ministry said.
Dec 29 2015

U.S. says Iran tested rockets 1,500 yards from American carrier

USA Today - Tue, 2015-12-29 21:48
Cmdr. Kyle Raines said the "actions were highly provocative."
Dec 29 2015

Truman CSG Launches First OIR Missions

Navy.mil Top Stories - Tue, 2015-12-29 10:30
Strike aircraft from nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) on Dec. 29 flew their first missions in support of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR).
Dec 29 2015

Navy Fitness Policy Changes to Take Effect Jan. 1

Military.com Navy - Tue, 2015-12-29 05:58
Sailors will have more opportunities to prove they are fit for duty with a slew of fitness policy changes that take effect at the start of next year.
Dec 28 2015

Department of Defense Forwards to Congress Proposed Changes to the Uniform Code of Military Justice

Navy.mil Top Stories - Mon, 2015-12-28 12:50
Today the Department of Defense forwarded to Congress a legislative proposal to reform the Uniform Code of Military Justice, the statutory framework of the military justice system.
Dec 27 2015

More Marines Will Deploy Aboard USNS, Even Foreign Ships

Military.com Navy - Sun, 2015-12-27 08:31
The increasing likelihood of littoral conflict has fueled the return of Marines to their naval roots.

 
 

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