Brazen Foray Into The Barents Creates Cold War-Type Friction

By Lyle J. Goldstein, Responsible Statecraft. -

Instead of celebrating the meeting on the Elbe to commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the epochal Allied victory over Nazi Germany, the Pentagon opted to overtly deploy a surface action [...]

The US And China Are Dangerously Close To A Military Confrontation In The South China Sea

By Michael T. Klare, Responsible Statecraft. -

The Navy’s redeployment of the TR (as the nuclear-powered carrier is called) suggests a Pentagon drive to reassert U.S. military dominance in an area increasingly being visited by Chinese [...]

Navy Virus-Laden Carrier Scuttled In Guam – Ship Captain Sacked

By Bruce Gagnon, Space for Peace. -

Having come to Guam from a 'flag waving visit' to Vietnam, the virus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt nuclear aircraft carrier, with 5,000 crew members on board, docked in Guam on March 27 after [...]

USS Liberty Veterans Banned Forever From Am Legion Nat’l Convention

By Staff, -

“You will not discuss the attack with anyone. Once the Court of Inquiry findings are released you will not contradict them. This order will remain in effect after you are discharged from the [...]

Southcom’s Faller Again – US Navy Is Ready To Be Deployed In Venezuela

By Staff, -

The head of the Southern Command said that the US Navy will implement the political decisions that are necessary to further encircle President Maduro. Meanwhile the regular Chavista population in [...]

Trump Calls For Naval Blockade Of Venezuela

By Bill Van Auken, -

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly called upon his national security officials and senior military commanders to draw up plans for a US naval blockade of Venezuela to stop all goods from [...]

Russia Signs Deal To Send Navy To Venezuela After ‘Unacceptable’ U.S. Moves

By Tom O'Connor, -

The Russian military has signed a deal that would allow it to send military ships to Venezuela, expressing support for the Latin American country. The U.S. has been critical of current Venezuelan [...]

Veteran Navy Officer Exposes Flaws In US Version Of Iran Oil Tanker Narrative

By Nafeez Ahmed, -

Insurge — The Trump administration has released a range of photographic and video evidence in support of its claim that proves how Iran attacked a Japanese-owned oil tanker near the Strait of [...]

Navy Contaminates Local Groundwater And Sewer System In Maryland

By Pat Elder, -

The U.S. Navy has contaminated the groundwater at Maryland’s Patuxent River Naval Air Station (NAS) with 1,137.8 parts per trillion (ppt) of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), according [...]

Navy Proposes Massive Land Grab For Nevada Bombing Range

By Staff, -

FALLON, Nev.— The U.S. Navy today released details of a plan to seize more than 600,000 acres of public land in central Nevada to expand a bombing range. The land under threat includes rich [...]

More Than A Dozen Navy SEALs May Get Caught Up In War Crimes Investigation

By Carl Prince, -

Military officials are prepared to call nearly a dozen past and present Navy SEALs to testify in the case of one elite Navy commando accused of fatally stabbing an Islamic State detainee in Iraq [...]

US Navy Proposes A “Global Show Of Military Force” As A Warning To China

By Tyler Durden, -

As we reported on Monday, Chinese ships came to actively confronting the USS Decatur while the US ship was carrying out yet another in a series of “freedom of navigation” operations – or [...]

U.S. To Deploy 3rd Carrier Group To Deter North Korea

By Kenji Minemura, -

By Kenji Minemura for The Asahi Shimbun - WASHINGTON--The U.S. Navy has decided to deploy the USS Nimitz as a third carrier-led strike force to the western Pacific to increase pressure on North [...]

Donald Trump’s Turn Towards China Curtails Navy Patrols In South China Sea

By Staff, -

By Staff of Straits Times - WASHINGTON • More than 100 days into the Donald Trump presidency, no US Navy ship has gone within 12 nautical miles of any of the disputed islands in the South China [...]

SEAL Team That Took Out Osama Bin Laden Joins Drills In Korea

By Lee Chul-Jae and Lee Sung-Eun, -

By Lee Chul-Jae and Lee Sung-Eun for Korea Joongang Daily - Navy’s Special Warfare Development Group, better known as the SEAL Team 6, will arrive in South Korea soon for joint military drills [...]

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