Category Archives: Fired

Rockets fired at Bagram, no casualties reported

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KABUL, Afghanistan — Five rockets were fired at Bagram Airfield on Saturday, but there were no casualties, NATO and provincial officials said. Wahida Shahkar, spokeswoman for the governor in the northern Parwan province of Afghanistan, said that 12 rockets were placed in a vehicle and five of them were fired while police were able to […]

Fired two-star research lab commander charged with sexual assault

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A charge of sexual assault has been preferred against Maj. Gen. William Cooley, who in January was fired from command of the Air Force Research Laboratory and investigated by the Office of Special Investigations for alleged misconduct. The charge and three specifications of violating Article 120 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice was preferred […]

Esper fired as defense secretary

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper has been fired by President Donald Trump. Trump announced the move in a Nov. 9 tweet, just days after the presidential election was called in favor of former Vice President Joe Biden. Christopher Miller, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, has been appointed acting defense secretary, Trump said. […]

Commander fired after Marine Corps AAV accident that killed 9

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Lt. Col. Michael Regner, commander of the unit involved in July’s amphibious assault vehicle accident, was relieved Tuesday of his command by Lt. Gen. Karsten S. Heckl, commanding general, I Marine Expeditionary Force, the Marine Corps said. Regner, the former commander of Battalion Landing Team 1/4 with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, was relieved Tuesday […]

Fired Theodore Roosevelt commander Brett Crozier reassigned to San Diego

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The former captain of the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt who was fired last month after sounding the alarm to help his coronavirus-stricken crew has left Guam and taken a temporary staff job with Naval Air Forces in San Diego, officials confirmed Tuesday. Capt. Brett Crozier was relieved April 2 after the San Francisco Chronicle reported […]

Fired Theodore Roosevelt commander Brett Crozier reassigned to San Diego

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The former captain of the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt who was fired last month after sounding the alarm to help his coronavirus-stricken crew has left Guam and taken a temporary staff job with Naval Air Forces in San Diego, officials confirmed Tuesday. Capt. Brett Crozier was relieved April 2 after the San Francisco Chronicle reported […]