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Navy Warship’s Secret Mission Off West Africa Aims to Help Punish Venezuela

Navy Warship’s Secret Mission Off West Africa Aims to Help Punish Venezuela

Navy Warship’s Secret Mission Off West Africa Aims to Help Punish Venezuela Navy Warship’s Secret Mission Off West Africa Aims to Help Punish Venezuela WASHINGTON — For the past month, the Navy cruiser San Jacinto had sailed off the West African island nation of Cape Verde on a secret mission aimed at helping deal a major blow to President Nicolás …

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Navy Research Confirms Need for Strict Coronavirus Testing Protocols

Navy Research Confirms Need for Strict Coronavirus Testing Protocols

Navy Research Confirms Need for Strict Coronavirus Testing Protocols Navy Research Confirms Need for Strict Coronavirus Testing Protocols Young, healthy people who contract the coronavirus are often asymptomatic, very rarely need hospital care and can transmit the virus to a roommate unwittingly even when following strict quarantine orders, according to two new studies from the U.S. Navy. The findings support …

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Can the Army and Navy Ban Users From Social Media?

Can the Army and Navy Ban Users From Social Media?

Can the Army and Navy Ban Users From Social Media? Can the Army and Navy Ban Users From Social Media? On official U.S. Army and Navy esports Twitch channels, members of the military livestream themselves playing video games such as Call of Duty, Fortnite and League of Legends for an audience of thousands. It’s an outreach and recruitment effort — …

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Iran Frees Navy Veteran Held for Two Years

Iran Frees Navy Veteran Held for Two Years

Iran Frees Navy Veteran Held for Two Years Iran Frees Navy Veteran Held for Two Years Iran on Thursday freed Michael R. White, a Navy veteran whose nearly two-year-long incarceration had become another sore point in the country’s increasingly tense relationship with the United States. Mr. White was flown out of the country a day after American immigration authorities returned …

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Michael White: US Navy veteran detained in Iran for two years en route home

'I will protect you if your governor fails': Trump hails his 'good moves' in coronavirus fight

Michael White: US Navy veteran detained in Iran for two years en route home Michael White: US Navy veteran detained in Iran for two years en route home A Navy veteran detained in Iran for nearly two years has been released and is on his way home aboard a Swiss government aircraft, US officials said Thursday. The US special envoy …

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Second US Navy ship hit by major coronavirus outbreak

Second US Navy ship hit by major coronavirus outbreak

Second US Navy ship hit by major coronavirus outbreak Second US Navy ship hit by major coronavirus outbreak A second US Navy ship has been hit by a major coronavirus outbreak, with at least 18 sailors aboard destroyer USS Kidd testing positive. The US Navy confirmed on Friday that the destroyer would return to port after a sailor tested positive …

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Brett Crozier: Navy leaders recommend reinstating fired captain who sent letter warning about coronavirus

Brett Crozier: Navy leaders recommend reinstating fired captain who sent letter warning about coronavirus

Brett Crozier: Navy leaders recommend reinstating fired captain who sent letter warning about coronavirus Brett Crozier: Navy leaders recommend reinstating fired captain who sent letter warning about coronavirus US Navy officials have recommended that Captain Brett Crozier should be restored to his post as  commander of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt. Captain Crozier was relieved of command after sending a …

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Trump Says He Told Navy to ‘Shoot Down’ Iranian Boats

Trump Says He Told Navy to ‘Shoot Down’ Iranian Boats

Trump Says He Told Navy to ‘Shoot Down’ Iranian Boats Trump Says He Told Navy to ‘Shoot Down’ Iranian Boats WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Wednesday that he has told the Navy to shoot down and destroy any Iranian fast boats that harass American naval ships, in what would be a sharp escalation of the risky maneuvers performed by …

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How an Invisible Foe Slipped Aboard a French Navy Ship

How an Invisible Foe Slipped Aboard a French Navy Ship

“I don’t think that these rules, knowing what we know now, were sufficient” to ensure that sailors wouldn’t bring the virus back aboard, General Lecointre also told the broadcaster TF1. “The health of our men is the greatest good that we have,” he said, adding that an “essential and symbolic” military tool was now unusable. “We have to restore this …

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‘We’ve taken nothing off the table’: US Defense Secretary open to reinstating fired navy captain who sent letter asking for coronavirus help

'I will protect you if your governor fails': Trump hails his 'good moves' in coronavirus fight

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said he would consider reinstating US Navy Captain Brett Crozier, who was relieved of duty from the USS Theodore Roosevelt after sending a letter requesting the ship be evacuated over a spreading coronavirus infestation on board. “We’ve taken nothing off the table,” Mr Esper told CBS News. “My inclination is always to support the chain …

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