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Iran says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone

The reported shootdown of the RQ-4 Global Hawk comes after the U.S. military previously alleged Iran fired a missile at another drone last week that responded to the attack on two oil tankers near the Gulf of Oman.


Stryker Brigade soldier discovered dead in his Alaska barracks

The death of Spc. Charles Michael Bodey follows the deaths of at least three other soldiers in their living quarters in Alaska in the past year.


South Korean woman caught trespassing onto US Army garrison in Seoul

A local police official said the woman who was apprehended near the gate of Yongsan Garrison Wednesday claimed that she ran onto the base to escape somebody who was trying to kill her.



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Train carrying military munitions derails near Nevada-Utah line

Cars carrying the munitions to a Nevada Army depot were not among the 23 that derailed near the rural community of Wells not far from the Utah-Nevada state line, officials said.


USFJ commander emphasizes ‘greater number of challenges’ during visit with Japan’s defense chief

Challenges are growing for the United States and Japan in the Far East, the commander of U.S. Forces Japan told his host nation’s defense minister Wednesday in western Tokyo.


Reborn 2nd Fleet runs Baltic exercise as Russia keeps a close watch

The recently revived 2nd Fleet is leading the 18-nation Baltic Operations with an eye toward Russia, a former participant in the long-running exercise whose military movements in recent years have put the Baltic region’s former Soviet states on edge.


Iran says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone

The reported shootdown of the RQ-4 Global Hawk comes after the U.S. military previously alleged Iran fired a missile at another drone last week that responded to the attack on two oil tankers near the Gulf of Oman.


Sudan's army calls for unconditional talks with protesters

Sudan's military council on Wednesday urged opposition leaders to resume negotiations on the transition of power, without preconditions, but the comments could further complicate the already stalled transition process as protest organizers continue their nighttime demonstrations demanding civilian rule.


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Train carrying military munitions derails near Nevada-Utah line

Cars carrying the munitions to a Nevada Army depot were not among the 23 that derailed near the rural community of Wells not far from the Utah-Nevada state line, officials said.


USFJ commander emphasizes ‘greater number of challenges’ during visit with Japan’s defense chief

Challenges are growing for the United States and Japan in the Far East, the commander of U.S. Forces Japan told his host nation’s defense minister Wednesday in western Tokyo.


Reborn 2nd Fleet runs Baltic exercise as Russia keeps a close watch

The recently revived 2nd Fleet is leading the 18-nation Baltic Operations with an eye toward Russia, a former participant in the long-running exercise whose military movements in recent years have put the Baltic region’s former Soviet states on edge.


Iran says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone

The reported shootdown of the RQ-4 Global Hawk comes after the U.S. military previously alleged Iran fired a missile at another drone last week that responded to the attack on two oil tankers near the Gulf of Oman.


Sudan's army calls for unconditional talks with protesters

Sudan's military council on Wednesday urged opposition leaders to resume negotiations on the transition of power, without preconditions, but the comments could further complicate the already stalled transition process as protest organizers continue their nighttime demonstrations demanding civilian rule.




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USFJ commander emphasizes ‘greater number of challenges’ during visit with Japan’s defense chief

Challenges are growing for the United States and Japan in the Far East, the commander of U.S. Forces Japan told his host nation’s defense minister Wednesday in western Tokyo.


Witness: Navy SEAL called dead prisoner an 'ISIS dirtbag'

Lawyers for Edward Gallagher say he only provided medical care to the prisoner and that disgruntled SEALs made up the allegations because they didn't like Gallagher's demanding leadership.


As one cutter departs, another deploys to maintain Coast Guard presence in Western Pacific

During a six-month deployment, the Coast Guard cutter Bertholf sailed with a Navy guided-missile destroyer through the Taiwan Strait and conducted exercises in the South China Sea.


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USFJ commander emphasizes ‘greater number of challenges’ during visit with Japan’s defense chief

Challenges are growing for the United States and Japan in the Far East, the commander of U.S. Forces Japan told his host nation’s defense minister Wednesday in western Tokyo.


Witness: Navy SEAL called dead prisoner an 'ISIS dirtbag'

Lawyers for Edward Gallagher say he only provided medical care to the prisoner and that disgruntled SEALs made up the allegations because they didn't like Gallagher's demanding leadership.


As one cutter departs, another deploys to maintain Coast Guard presence in Western Pacific

During a six-month deployment, the Coast Guard cutter Bertholf sailed with a Navy guided-missile destroyer through the Taiwan Strait and conducted exercises in the South China Sea.



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Playing favorites: Woodland's three shots get him a US Open win

Woodland got to 13-under-par 271 with a closing birdie, beating by one the record Woods set for a U.S. Open at Pebble Beach during his 15-shot romp to victory in 2000.


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Playing favorites: Woodland's three shots get him a US Open win

Woodland got to 13-under-par 271 with a closing birdie, beating by one the record Woods set for a U.S. Open at Pebble Beach during his 15-shot romp to victory in 2000.