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US Army’s $5.5B wish list seeks to restore cuts made to protect force modernization

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army’s fiscal 2022 wish list — known as an unfunded requirements list — asks for $5.5 billion in additional money that would help reduce risk to operational readiness and protect critical modernization efforts, Army Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville states in a June 1 letter accompanying the service’s list obtained […]

FBI seeks suspects who pointed laser at military aircraft in Georgia

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VIDALIA, Ga. — The FBI is searching for someone who pointed a laser at a military aircraft in March. Investigators are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone responsible. The FBI says that around 9:50 a.m. on March 9, a U.S. Air Force aircraft was deliberately struck by a high-powered […]

Marine seeks makeout partner with COVID-19 on Craigslist

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Things in San Diego do not seem to be going well for Marines stationed at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California. The evidence? One Craiglist post wherein an alleged Marine would rather catch COVID-19, risking life and liberty, to avoid carrying out his duties. Oh, Marines. pic.twitter.com/1MTQaihNMY — Ma-candycane 🎄 (@coffeeshopjihad) December 17, 2020 The […]

Marine seeks makeout partner with COVID-19 on Craigslist

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Things in San Diego do not seem to be going well for Marines stationed at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California. The evidence? One Craiglist post wherein an alleged Marine would rather catch COVID-19, risking life and liberty, to avoid carrying out his duties. Oh, Marines. pic.twitter.com/1MTQaihNMY — Ma-candycane 🎄 (@coffeeshopjihad) December 17, 2020 The […]

Marine seeks makeout partner with COVID-19 on Craigslist

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Things in San Diego do not seem to be going well for Marines stationed at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California. The evidence? One Craiglist post wherein an alleged Marine would rather catch COVID-19, risking life and liberty, to avoid carrying out his duties. Oh, Marines. pic.twitter.com/1MTQaihNMY — Ma-candycane 🎄 (@coffeeshopjihad) December 17, 2020 The […]

Blumenthal seeks probe amid whistleblower claims at VA facility where 2 workers died in accident

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Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Tuesday he’s seeking an investigation by the Veterans’ Administration Office of the Inspector General into alleged unsafe working conditions at the West Haven VA hospital, where two workers were killed last month by the rapid release of hot water vapor during maintenance work on the facility’s steam system. The […]

In F-35 sale to UAE, Senate seeks State Dept. guarantee for US technology and Israel

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WASHINGTON ― Senate appropriators are calling on the State Department to certify that a pending sale of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to the United Arab Emirates would not threaten Israel’s military edge or make U.S. military systems vulnerable to Russia and China. The bipartisan legislation, introduced Nov. 10 by the GOP-led Senate Appropriations Committee, represents […]

Army seeks about 3,500 more infantry recruits this year

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The Army wants to assess roughly 15,000 infantry recruits this fiscal year, and will likely continue offering cash incentives to potential soldiers in an effort to meet its goals, according to Army Recruiting Command boss Maj. Gen. Kevin Vereen. “The Army needs just an overabundance of infantrymen to fill its formations,” Vereen said during an […]

SECDEF seeks to reassure NATO over U.S. troop plans

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BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday sought to reassure allies at NATO that Washington will consult them on any future troop movements, after President Donald Trump surprised partners at the military alliance by announcing the withdrawal of thousands of personnel from Germany. At a time when videoconferencing has become the norm […]

SECDEF seeks to reassure NATO over U.S. troop plans

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BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday sought to reassure allies at NATO that Washington will consult them on any future troop movements, after President Donald Trump surprised partners at the military alliance by announcing the withdrawal of thousands of personnel from Germany. At a time when videoconferencing has become the norm […]