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China now has more submarines than the U.S., and are expanding global operations

China now has a larger submarine fleet than that of the United States, U.S. Vice Admiral Joseph Mulloy told lawmakers on Wednesday.

Testifying before a congressional committee on Wednesday, Vice Admiral Mulloy, the deputy chief of naval operations for capabilities and resources, told the… 404 more words


PressTV: Iran capable of sinking giant US carriers: IRGC Navy commander . . . sheeple of the word, wake up! ~J

Wed Feb 25, 2015 6:50PM

Commander of Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi

A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the Iranian Navy can sink the giant US aircraft carriers if they pose a threat to Iran’s maritime interests, Press TV reports. 482 more words


Former NATO Intel Officer Blames US for Ukraine Crisis / Sputnik International

A bit more of our ‘real’ history surfaces . . . ~J


The current crisis in Ukraine stems from as far back as 1986, when the United States saw an opportunity to model itself as the new single world superpower at the close of the Cold War and saw friendly Russian overtures to Western Europe as a threat. 405 more words


When Islamic State Starts Hitting Ships

Radical Islamists may soon gain a foothold on the Mediterranean. The U.S. Navy must be ready

Mr. Cropsey, the director of the Hudson Institute’s Center for American Seapower, served as a naval officer and as deputy undersecretary of the Navy in the administrations of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. 468 more words

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A Seasoned Salt: Part 3

At the end of the war with England, John Paul found himself a naval officer without a ship. The Congress decided the country did not need naval ships in peace time. 344 more words


Flag Officer Assignments

The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert announced today the following assignments:

Rear Adm. (lower half) William R. 127 more words

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