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Report: Israel, Hamas Mull Humanitarian Ceasefire

Israel’s Security Cabinet will meet later Friday to discuss an international humanitarian ceasefire proposal that calls for Israel and Hamas to consider possible new Gaza border ...
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Gen. Martin Dempsey: US, NATO Build Up Readiness amid Russian Military Actions in Ukraine

The Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman has said the U.S. is working with NATO to bolster their readiness and capabilities amid Russia’s military actions in Ukraine, American Forces Press ...
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Gen. John Campbell Confirmed as Commander of NATO ISAF, US Forces in Afghanistan

Gen. John Campbell Gen. John Campbell, the vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, has received Senate confirmation to the position of NATO International Security Assistance Force commander, ...
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U.S., India, Japan Kick Off Naval Exercises

U.S. Navy photo The U.S., India and Japan will commence a six-day naval fleet exercise in the Pacific on Friday in a move to bolster the three nations’ military ties, Agence France ...
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Ted Carter Named Naval Academy Superintendent

Mike Miller U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Mike Miller is retiring as superintendent of the Naval Academy after 40 years of continuous active duty, handing over command to Vice Adm. Ted Carter, ...
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AFSPC Gen. William Shelton Outlines Priorities for Future Satellite Constellations

Gen. William Shelton, commander of Air Force Space Command, has outlined plans for future U.S. satellites in an effort to address growing threats, the American Forces Press Service reported ...
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FAA Renews Flight Ban for Israel; Billie Vincent Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration has extended its ban on U.S. flights to Israel for an additional 24 hours as the conflict between Israel and Gaza continues, Stars and Stripes reported ...
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U.S. Army Europe Deputy Commander Richard Longo Retires

Maj. Gen. Richard Longo, deputy commander of the U.S. Army Europe, has retired from military service and will be replaced by Maj. Gen. Walter Piatt, Stars and Stripes reported Tuesday. Eric ...
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Air Force to Launch Satellite-Spying Spacecraft; Gen. William Shelton Comments

The U.S. Air Force plans to launch a new satellite system into space in a move to monitor the space activities of other nations’ spacecraft, Stars and Stripes reported Tuesday. John ...
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Army, Marine Corps Continues to Work on Driverless Vehicle Tech; Paul Rogers Comments

Paul Rogers The U.S. Army and Marine Corps are seeking to roll out a Lockheed Martin-developed driverless vehicle technology for warfighters to focus on field operations and achieve ...