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New Kerala
Ex INDRA - 2017:Russia forces to conduct joint exercise in Russia - newkerala news #281139Russian Federation Armed Forces will be represented by approximately 1000 troop
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Russian Federation Armed Forces will be represented by approximately 1000 troops of the 5th Army, Marines and Ships of Pacific Fleet and aircraft from Eastern Military District. Addressing the Indian Contingent today, Lt Gen Satish Dua, UYSM,... Read more
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dna
Indian troops leave for first ever tri-services joint military exercise with RussiaThe Russian Federation Armed Forces will be represented by approximately 1000 t
dna / Posted yesterday
The Russian Federation Armed Forces will be represented by approximately 1000 troops of the 5th Army, Marines and Ships of Pacific Fleet and aircraft from Eastern Military District. Addressing the Indian Contingent today, Lt Gen Satish Dua... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Daugaard will keynote USS South Dakota christeningis the third U.S. Navy vessel to be named after South Dakota. The first was a P
Rapid City Journal / Posted 4 days ago
is the third U.S. Navy vessel to be named after South Dakota. The first was a Pennsylvania-class armored cruiser christened in 1904. The ship was attached to the Pacific Fleet during the Mexican Civil War and to the Atlantic Fleet during World Wa... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Funerals set for 2 US WWII MIAs from Yonkers, Long Islandsuccess in the battle of Tarawa was a huge victory for the U.S. military becaus
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 days ago
success in the battle of Tarawa was a huge victory for the U.S. military because the Gilbert Islands provided the U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet a platform from which to launch assaults on the Marshall and Caroline Islands to advance their Central Pacific... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Commanding officers of USS John McCain relieved of duty following deadly collisionSanchez, were said to have exercised poor "judgment" and "leadership," respecti
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Sanchez, were said to have exercised poor "judgment" and "leadership," respectively, according to a statement from the U.S. Pacific Fleet. "Both were relieved due to a loss of confidence," it said. "While the investigation is ongoing, it is... Read more
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FOX News
Navy relieves two officers of duty following deadly USS McCain crashVice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, also citing lack of confidence. The deadly crash prom
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, also citing lack of confidence. The deadly crash prompted calls for a broader inquiry into the Pacific fleet after two deadly collision in two months. The USS Fitzgerald and a container ship collided in Japan last June,... Read more
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FOX News
Navy relieves two officers of duty following deadly USS McCain crashVice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, also citing lack of confidence. The deadly crash prom
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, also citing lack of confidence. The deadly crash prompted calls for a broader inquiry into the Pacific fleet after two deadly collision in two months. The USS Fitzgerald and a container ship collided in Japan last June,... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
USS Roosevelt's future operation draws keen Korean media attentionit would amount to a "dual-carrier operation." Speaking in an interview during
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 days ago
it would amount to a "dual-carrier operation." Speaking in an interview during his trip to Seoul in September, the U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander Adm. Scott Swift said a dual-carrier operation in the region can be an option. He cited the... Read more
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EuroNews
Commanders of USS McCain Relieved of Duty Following Deadly Crashwere said to have exercised poor "judgement" and "leadership," respectively, ac
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
were said to have exercised poor "judgement" and "leadership," respectively, according to a statement from the U.S. Pacific Fleet. "Both were relieved due to a loss of confidence," it said. "While the investigation is ongoing, it is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Deadly USS John McCain collision was preventable, US Navy saysaged between 20 and 39 and came from eight US states. The pre-dawn collision w
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
aged between 20 and 39 and came from eight US states. The pre-dawn collision was the fourth major incident from the US Pacific Fleet in 2017, and prompted a review of the fleet's operations. The navy removed 7th Fleet Commander Vice Admiral... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Gordon Van De Vanterduring his early years. After adventures mining and fishing in southeast Alaska
Santa Maria Times / Posted 10 days ago
during his early years. After adventures mining and fishing in southeast Alaska, he trained as a pilot and served in the Pacific Fleet as an “Aerographer” (weatherman) during WWII. He was honorably discharged in December 1945 with the rank of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Yemen civil war pits Iran versus Saudisblow to the rebels and Iran. Setting the record straight on the Yemeni civil w
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
blow to the rebels and Iran. Setting the record straight on the Yemeni civil war James A. Lyons, a retired U.S. Navy admiral, was commander in chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet and senior U.S. military representative to the... Read more
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Newsmax
Navy's Anti-collision Program Might Give Away Ships' Locations to PublicHong Kong, and reads: "Reason to believe this is USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)," a
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
Hong Kong, and reads: "Reason to believe this is USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)," a screenshot of the posting shows. A Pacific Fleet statement said the aircraft carrier and the guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee anchored near Hong Kong on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Russia throws North Korea lifeline to stymie regime changeabout the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
about the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of 600,000 people and headquarters to Russia's Pacific Fleet, is only about 100 km (60 miles) from Russia's border with North Korea. Russia would be fiercely opposed to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia throws North Korea lifeline to stymie regime changeabout the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
about the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of 600,000 people and headquarters to Russia's Pacific Fleet, is only about 100 km (60 miles) from Russia's border with North Korea. Russia would be fiercely opposed to... Read more
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Reuters
Russia throws North Korea lifeline to stymie regime changeabout the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
about the United States and South Korea. Vladivostok, a strategic port city of 600,000 people and headquarters to Russia’s Pacific Fleet, is only about 100 km (60 miles) from Russia’s border with North Korea. Russia would be fiercely opposed to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'I did not know if I would survive,' says Pearl Harbor veteran, 75 years laterhe can never forget, when he was just 17 years old and awakened by an explosion
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
he can never forget, when he was just 17 years old and awakened by an explosion outside his barracks at the U.S. Navy's Pacific Fleet Headquarters on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. "It was five minutes to eight, and I looked outside to see... Read more
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asianage
US warship sails with one eye on China amid North Korea tensionsituation has unfolded as US naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons fro
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
situation has unfolded as US naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons from four significant accidents within the US Pacific Fleet this year. A report this month by the US Government Accountability Office highlighted a host of training and... Read more
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The Economic Times
US carrier navigates crowded waters as North Korea tensions mounthas unfolded as U.S. naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons from four s
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
has unfolded as U.S. naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons from four significant accidents within the U.S. Pacific Fleet this year. A report this month by the U.S. Government Accountability Office highlighted a host of training and... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. carrier navigates crowded waters as North Korea tensions mounthas unfolded as U.S. naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons from four s
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
has unfolded as U.S. naval chiefs review operations to draw lessons from four significant accidents within the U.S. Pacific Fleet this year. An F/A-18 Super Hornet lands on the deck of the USS Ronald Reagan in the South China Sea September... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: U.S. Navy Issues Updated Safety Guidelines After Two Fatal Collisions at SeaWilliams, and Destroyer Squadron 15 commander Capt. Jeffrey Bennett. On Wednes
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
Williams, and Destroyer Squadron 15 commander Capt. Jeffrey Bennett. On Wednesday, Adm. Scott Swift, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, announced he would retire, after not being chosen as the commander of U.S. Pacific Command. Adm. Rowden has... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Experts Send Letter to Trump Urging End Iran Deal | Guest Author | 9 Tishri 5778 – September 28, 2017Office of Multilateral Nuclear and Security Affairs Admiral James A. Lyons U.
The Jewish Press / Posted 19 days ago
Office of Multilateral Nuclear and Security Affairs Admiral James A. Lyons U.S. Navy (Ret.). Former Commander-in Chief, Pacific Fleet Lt. Gen Thomas McInerney, US Air Force (Ret.) Assistant Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force and Director of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: Swift torpedoedAdm. Scott Swift, the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet who was the leading c
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
Adm. Scott Swift, the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet who was the leading candidate to become the next commander of the Pacific Command, was informed this week he will not be the nominee and instead will retire. “I have been informed by the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cyber security specialist shortage 'leaves Australia vulnerable to attack'definitely evolve."Government and private sector 'must work together' Patrick
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
definitely evolve."Government and private sector 'must work together' Patrick Walsh, a former commander of the US Navy's Pacific Fleet now employed by an international cybersecurity firm, said online threats were forcing governments to rethink... Read more
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Newsmax
Adm. Scott Swift Retires After Word of No PromotionPacific, says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
Pacific, says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed Adm. Harry... Read more
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The Hill
Pacific fleet chief to retire after being passed over for promotionin the Pacific unexpectedly announced he will retire after being passed over to
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
in the Pacific unexpectedly announced he will retire after being passed over to lead U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM). U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander Adm. Scott Swift said Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) John Richardson informed him that he will not... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Pacific Fleet Admiral To Retire After Word Of No Promotionthe Pacific said he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
the Pacific said he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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Daily Mail
US Navy Pacific commander retired after passed over for promotiondied collided with a tanker in August Seven were killed when the USS Fitzgeral
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
died collided with a tanker in August Seven were killed when the USS Fitzgerald collided with a container ship in June US Pacific Fleet commander Admiral Scott Swift (pictured) announced he will be retiring after being passed over to lead the US... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Pacific Fleet admiral announces retirement after word of no promotionthe Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 22 days ago
the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Pacific Fleet admiral announces retirement after word of no promotionthe Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Pacific Fleet admiral to retire after word of no promotionthe Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Pacific Fleet admiral to retire after word of no promotionthe Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 22 days ago
the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Pacific Fleet admiral to retire after word of no promotion AP News | 09/25/17 06:09 PM HONOLULU (AP) -- The Navy's top commander in the
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 22 days ago
AP News | 09/25/17 06:09 PM HONOLULU (AP) -- The Navy's top commander in the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pacific Fleet admiral to retire after word of no promotionthe Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region. U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Adm. Scott Swift said in a statement Monday he's been told he won't be the Navy's nominee to succeed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US Navy Pacific commander misses promotion, to retire after deadly collisionsTOKYO: U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Admiral Scott Swift said he will retire aft
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
TOKYO: U.S. Pacific Fleet commander Admiral Scott Swift said he will retire after being passed over for promotion to the chief of all military forces in the region in the wake of two deadly collisions involving U.S. warships. "I have been informed... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Navy Pacific commander misses promotion, to retire after deadly collisionscontent was published on September 26, 2017 2:00 AMSep 26, 2017 - 02:00 FILE P
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
content was published on September 26, 2017 2:00 AMSep 26, 2017 - 02:00 FILE PHOTO: Adm. Scott Swift, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, delivers remarks during a memorial ceremony at Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka for seven sailors assigned... Read more
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EuroNews
Pacific Fleet Commander to Retire in Wake of Deadly CrashesThe commander of the United States Pacific Fleet is retiring after learning the
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
The commander of the United States Pacific Fleet is retiring after learning there's no possibility of him being promoted out of his current job, he told NBC News on Monday. Admiral Scott Swift was in charge of the Pacific Fleet during the period... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Flying from Auckland to Dunedin with Air New ZealandApi Talemaitoga flies NZ677 from Auckland to Otago Airbus A320 — the workhorse
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Api Talemaitoga flies NZ677 from Auckland to Otago Airbus A320 — the workhorse of the Air New Zealand domestic and Pacific fleet. Price: $199. This was a Flexifare which included two checked-in cases. On time: Air New Zealand had sent a text... Read more
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express
US Navy 'too exhausted to take on North Korea' experts fear amid threat of World War 3 THE US Navy's Pacific Fleet is the first line of defence against North Korea,
express / Posted 24 days ago
THE US Navy's Pacific Fleet is the first line of defence against North Korea, but after nearly 20 sailors were killed, there is doubt on whether it is up for the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich’s Adm. Weigold, master warrior, diplomat, manager retiresto the top of the Naval command — his title prior to retirement was Rear Adm. J
Greenwich Time / Posted 24 days ago
to the top of the Naval command — his title prior to retirement was Rear Adm. John Weigold, Reserve Deputy Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet — began in the Riverside section of Greenwich. His father was a former Navy “frogman” and scuba diver, and... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich’s Adm. Weigold, master warrior, diplomat, manager retiresto the top of the Naval command — his title prior to retirement was Rear Adm. J
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 days ago
to the top of the Naval command — his title prior to retirement was Rear Adm. John Weigold, Reserve Deputy Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet — began in the Riverside section of Greenwich. His father was a former Navy “frogman” and scuba diver, and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Bureaucrats compete in first Cyber War Gamesor individual hackers could compromise the public sector and potentially shut d
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
or individual hackers could compromise the public sector and potentially shut down key infrastructure. Former US Navy Pacific Fleet commander Patrick Walsh flew to Canberra to adjudicate the event. The retired four-star admiral now works for... Read more
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The Hill
Navy must ask Congress for $600M to fix damaged shipstop officials and several Navy-wide safety reviews and investigations. In the
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
top officials and several Navy-wide safety reviews and investigations. In the meantime, Navy leaders are rebalancing the Pacific fleet to make up for the two sidelined destroyers, as well as the out of commission USS Antietam cruiser. That ship... Read more
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The Courier
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
The Young Witness / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
Western Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
Kiama Independent / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
Manning River Times / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Top US naval leader warns of North Korea 'miscalculation'to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 28 days ago
to nuclearise in the region but I don't think they'll be the last." In a frank assessment, Mr Walsh, who as head of the Pacific Fleet commanded 180 ships and more than 125,000 personnel and has also served as vice-chief of naval operations,... Read more
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