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Jan 19 2016

U.S. airstrike destroys second site of ISIS cash reserves

Fox News - World - Tue, 2016-01-19 07:41
U.S. warplanes destroyed a large Islamic State bank in Mosul late Monday night—the second time in a week the military has targeted an ISIS finance center holding significant cash reserves.
Jan 19 2016

Afghan forces fighting to hold off Taliban in three Helmand districts

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2016-01-19 07:24
The Taliban were threatening on Tuesday to capture three key districts in Afghanistan's province of Helmand as fighting with government forces stoked fears over the Islamist insurgents' gains.
Jan 18 2016

GPS Devices Taken from Captured US Naval Boats Working, Iran Says

Military.com Navy - Mon, 2016-01-18 20:12
The Navy said Monday that the 10 Americans aboard two patrol craft seized by Iran last week had "deviated" from their assigned route, although Iran claimed that the sailors' GPS devices were in working order.
Jan 12 2016

Navy Fighter Pilot Ejects Safely as Plane Crashes in Nevada

Military.com Navy - Tue, 2016-01-12 17:44
A U.S. Navy fighter pilot safely ejected before a plane crashed in northern Nevada during a training mission in a remote mountain area about 90 miles east of Reno.
Jan 12 2016

USS Lassen Departs Yokosuka After 10 Years Forward Deployed

Military.com Navy - Tue, 2016-01-12 12:48
Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG-82) has left Yokosuka, Japan, after nearly 10 years in the Forward Deployed Naval Forces.
Jan 11 2016

Admiral ousted over porn allegation

San Diego Union - Mon, 2016-01-11 18:21
The Navy removed a Coronado-based admiral on allegations he used his government computer to look at pornography.
Jan 10 2016

Admiral Relieved of Duty After 6 Months as Strike Group Commander

Military.com Navy - Sun, 2016-01-10 06:56
The commander of the Navy's Carrier Strike Group 15 based in San Diego was relieved of his duties on Jan. 8.
Jan 6 2016

Naval Academy Midshipman Receives Inaugural Stephen Decatur Award

Military.com Navy - Wed, 2016-01-06 14:06
U.S. Naval Academy quarterback Midshipman 1st Class Keenan Reynolds accepted the inaugural Stephen Decatur Award, Jan. 5, at the Historic Decatur House in Washington, D.C.
Jan 6 2016

2 Navy Sub Commanders Relieved of Duties This Week

Military.com Navy - Wed, 2016-01-06 08:04
Two Navy submarine commanders were relieved of their duties this week because of a loss of confidence in their ability to command.
Jan 4 2016

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

Fox News - World - Mon, 2016-01-04 17:55
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.

 
 

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