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Apr 7 2011

Brain injuries to be a problem, Marine general says

San Diego Union - Thu, 2011-04-07 00:13
The general who commanded Marine infantry in Afghanistan for the past year says concussive brain injuries will be a significant problem for veterans returning from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Apr 4 2011

Report: 9/11 mastermind to be tried in military court

Reuters - Mon, 2011-04-04 11:53
September 11 attacks mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed will be tried by a military commission in Guantanamo instead of in a U.S. civilian court, CBS News reported on Monday.
Apr 4 2011

USS Enterprise Rescues Overboard Sailor Top Stories - Mon, 2011-04-04 07:01
USS Enterprise (CVN-65) successfully recovered one of its Sailors who went overboard on April 3 while the ship was operating in the Arabian Sea.
Apr 3 2011

Seventh Fleet to Conduct Exercise Malabar with Indian Navy Top Stories - Sun, 2011-04-03 01:01
Naval personnel from India and the United States will participate in exercise Malabar 2011, April 3-10.
Apr 2 2011

NATO-led airstrike hits Libyan rebels, kills 13

Deutsche Welle - Sat, 2011-04-02 16:38
A NATO airstrike has killed four civilians and nine rebels outside the oil port of Brega in eastern Libya, which is contested by Gadhafi loyalists and rebel forces. NATO has said it is investigating the deaths.
Apr 1 2011

Navy Accomplishes Several Firsts During Operation Odyssey Dawn Top Stories - Fri, 2011-04-01 14:01
The U.S. Navy, while partnering with joint forces and coalition forces, made several first-time accomplishments During Operation Odyssey Dawn March 31.
Mar 31 2011

Gates grilled on price of 'illegal war'

The Washington Times - Thu, 2011-03-31 21:12
Skeptical lawmakers from both parties cross-examined Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates Thursday in tense hearings on U.S. strikes against Libya, which one angry Republican called "an unconstitutional and illegal war."
Mar 31 2011

Europe relies on U.S. power again

The Washington Times - Thu, 2011-03-31 20:19
Even under NATO command, the U.S. military will do the bulk of the fighting in Libya—even as the Obama administration argues that this is Europe's conflict to lead, not America's.
Mar 30 2011

Critics: U.S. lacks overall strategy at Mexico border

The Washington Times - Wed, 2011-03-30 18:43
The U.S. government has no comprehensive strategy to secure its southern border even as an all-out drug war in Mexico has killed 35,000 and pushed hundreds of thousands of immigrants into the United States.
Mar 28 2011

U.S. deploys low-flying attack planes in Libya

Washington Post - War Zones - Mon, 2011-03-28 19:10
The use of AC-130 and A-10 aircraft demonstrates how allied military forces have been drawn deeper into the chaotic fight in Libya.


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