Top Daily Stories for November 2015

Nov 30 2015

New Navy Destroyer's Seaworthiness, Stability Questioned

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2015-11-30 08:05
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 01:08
Pyongyang still faces technical difficulties as it tries to develop nuclear-capable ballistic missiles that can be launched underwater.
Nov 25 2015

U.S. raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with China

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-11-25 05:32
The United States has raised its military aid to the Philippines this year to $79 million, the U.S. ambassador said Wednesday, as tension rises in the region over China's assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Nov 23 2015

Another ship servicer accused of bilking Navy

San Diego Union - Mon, 2015-11-23 20:01
A second ship servicing contractor is being accused by the federal government of defrauding and overbilling the Navy, resulting in losses of at least $10 million over the past decade.
Nov 22 2015

China urges others not to stir up trouble in South China Sea, says it has no military designs

Fox News - World - Sun, 2015-11-22 05:15
China on Sunday told other countries not to "deliberately stir up trouble" in the disputed South China Sea, while insisting it has no intention of militarizing the strategically vital area.
Nov 17 2015

In Signal to China, Obama to Give 2 Ships to Philippines

Military.com Navy - Tue, 2015-11-17 05:49
President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. will hand over two ships to the Philippine navy to boost its maritime security capabilities.
Nov 9 2015

Russia, Iran have signed contract for missile system delivery: RIA

Reuters - Mon, 2015-11-09 06:57
Russia and Iran have signed a contract for Moscow to supply Tehran with S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, RIA news agency reports.
Nov 7 2015

U.S. navigation moves in South China Sea will continue: Carter

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2015-11-07 21:09
The United States will conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea again, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a speech on Saturday.
Nov 6 2015

China supplies Cambodia with anti-aircraft hardware in new military aid

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2015-11-06 05:26
China has provided Cambodia with shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, Cambodia's defense minister said on Friday, as the two countries agreed on new military aid to boost close ties.

 
 

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