Radiation risk from US ship not serious
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World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 12, 2013
US and British warships were deployed on Tuesday to the typhoon-ravaged Philippines where well over 10,000 people are feared dead and countless survivors are begging for help in rain-soaked wastelands.
World | Reuters | Wednesday April 24, 2013
The computer network on the US Navy's newest class of coastal warships showed vulnerabilities in Navy cybersecurity tests, but the issues were not severe enough to prevent an eight-month deployment to Singapore, a Navy official said on Tuesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 8, 2013
French and US warships on patrol off the Somali coast combined to detain 12 suspected pirates after a merchant vessel reported coming under attack at the weekend, a statement said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Friday December 7, 2012
The United States is shifting warships into position to track and possibly defend against a planned North Korean rocket launch while urging Pyongyang to cancel its second such attempt this year, the head of the U.S. Pacific Command said on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday September 13, 2012
The Obama administration, roiled by the first killing of a U.S. ambassador in more than 30 years, is investigating whether the assault on the U.S. Consulate in Libya was a planned terrorist strike to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack...
World | Reuters | Sunday June 3, 2012
China will intensify its vigilance, but not lash back, after the United States announced it will shift most of its warships to the Asia-Pacific region by 2020, media reported on Sunday.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 3, 2012
It was no time to "make waves" in the disputed South China Sea and dance behind a "Pied Piper", China's official news agency warned today, after US said it would shift the bulk of its naval fleet to the Pacific Ocean by 2020.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 3, 2012
The United States will shift a majority of its warships to the Asia-Pacific region by 2020, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said on Saturday, giving the first details of a new US military strategy.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday February 7, 2012
A small group of Marines trudged onto the beach sands in pitch-black night with an armada of US Navy warships sailing just off the shore. Their mission: root out insurgents that threatened to attack another American force to the south.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday May 16, 2011
India is to invest US $46.96 billion as part of moves to boost up its naval forces over the next 20 years adding 101 new warships, ranging from sophisticated destroyers to nuclear submarines."Going by the investment value, India is expected to build sophisticated destroyers, new generation and new r...
World | Elisabeth Bumiller, New York Times | Wednesday March 2, 2011
Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates on Tuesday played down the possibility of American military intervention in Libya, saying that there was no agreement within NATO about the use of force and that now was not the time for the United States to be entering into another war in the Middle East. Nonethele...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 5, 2010
Dismissing news reports as totally absurd, the US has denied that it has moved some 34 war ships around Mumbai, where President Barack Obama would arrive on the wee hours of Saturday, the Pentagon has said."That's just comical. Nothing close to that is being done," Pentagon spokesman, Geoff Morrell,...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 4, 2010
The White House will, of course, stay in Washington but the heart of the famous building will move to India when President Barack Obama lands in Mumbai on Saturday.Communications set-up and nuclear button and majority of the White House staff will be in India accompanying the President on this three...
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday May 25, 2010
South Korea has halted trade with North Korea as part of a package of reprisals for the sinking of one of its warships, drawing strong US support but threats of attack from the Communist state.