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More Marines to Libya: FAST Companies

September 12, 2012 10:02 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 4:25 PM
Editor’s note: The Pentagon is sending additional U.S. Marines to Libya to reinforce existing U.S. security forces following the attack…

Syria Air-Only War Could Be Largest of its Kind

September 4, 2012 4:56 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:32 PM
As the Syrian civil war escalates and expands, policy makers are increasingly examining proposals to patrol “safe,” “liberated,” or “buffer…

A British View of the Naval War of 1812

August 23, 2012 3:59 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 8:30 PM
Naval History Magazine, August 2008 The War of 1812 was a conflict between two very different naval powers, a pattern…

The Cost of a Syrian Intervention

August 22, 2012 3:52 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:16 PM
A Libya-style military intervention in Syria could take up to six times as many combat aircraft as last year’s Operation…

Russian Subs in Vietnam

August 20, 2012 11:47 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:15 PM
On August 15, Thanh Nien newspaper reported that Vietnam would take delivery of its first Kilo-class submarine by the end…

The Makin Island Raid at 70

August 16, 2012 9:39 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 8:24 PM
On August 17, 1942 211 Marines set out from two submarines to Makin Island, the home of a Japanese seaplane…

Russia Plans Massive Arctic Expansion

August 9, 2012 9:36 PM - Updated: May 29, 2013 9:05 AM
Russia plans to expand its military presence in the Arctic, officials said Monday. According to Nikolai Patrushev, the former head…

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