Category Archives: Efforts

CNP: Diversity efforts don’t mean officers will promote based on their race or gender

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As the U.S. Navy continues its latest effort to increase diversity and inclusion in the ranks, the chief of naval personnel said this week that better representation doesn’t mean officers will be tapped for promotion based on their race or gender, in the name of checking off some diversity box. Vice Adm. John Nowell made […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

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In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

are-military-efforts-to-clean-up-and-replace-toxic-‘forever-chemicals’-cutting-it?

In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

are-military-efforts-to-clean-up-and-replace-toxic-‘forever-chemicals’-cutting-it?

In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

are-military-efforts-to-clean-up-and-replace-toxic-‘forever-chemicals’-cutting-it?

In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

are-military-efforts-to-clean-up-and-replace-toxic-‘forever-chemicals’-cutting-it?

In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Are military efforts to clean up and replace toxic ‘forever chemicals’ cutting it?

are-military-efforts-to-clean-up-and-replace-toxic-‘forever-chemicals’-cutting-it?

In April a barbecue near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, led to the release of 60,000 gallons of the potentially toxic aqueous film-forming foam, known as AFFF. The firefighting foam contains the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS, which often leak into the ground ― and once consumed by humans never […]

Efforts ramp up to get Taliban-Afghan peace talks started

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KABUL, Afghanistan — Officials on both sides of Afghanistan’s protracted conflict say efforts are ramping up for the start of negotiations between Afghan representatives and the Taliban while a top U.N. envoy expressed hope Thursday that a formal launch will take place in “the coming days, not the coming weeks.” The so-called intra-Afghan talks are […]