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China’s centenarians pose a triple threat

By Huang Wei-ping On November 23, the Legislative Yuan approved a bill authorizing the government to establish a special budget of up to NT $ 240 billion ($ 8.66 billion) for the purchase of weapons through the end of 2026. . The law allows the government to draw on a …

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USS Porter participates in French multilateral exercise POLARIS 21

The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78). Credit: US Navy. The US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) successfully participated in the French exercise POLARIS 21. The POLARIS multilateral and interdomain exercise involves the participation of 6,000 personnel, 65 aircraft and more than 20 …

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US Navy maintains high F / A-18 readiness with maintainer overhaul

US Navy Maintains F / A-18 Readiness High With Maintainer Overhaul | Aviation Week Network https://aviationweek.com/themes/custom/particle/dist/app-drupal/assets/awn-logo.svg Skip to main content Sailors perform maintenance on an F / A-18E Super Hornet from Strike Fighter Sqdn. (VFA) 14 in the hangar of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Jan. 22, 2016. Credit: …

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Navy investigates reports of “chemical odor” in drinking water in Pearl Harbor housing

The US Navy said it was investigating reports Sunday evening of a “chemical smell” in the drinking water of some military homes in the area of ​​Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. A military wife told Hawaiian Public Radio that the water smelled of diesel. The Navy said on Sunday that there …

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China introduces Y-8Q anti-submarine plane as US warships “encroach” on Taiwan Strait

Call it the Chinese power projection, the state-controlled CGTN news channel released a 60-second video showing the Y-8Q anti-submarine warfare plane. This development comes in the wake of deepening engagement between Taiwan and the United States and increased belligerence by China against the autonomous island state. Video of the PLA …

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See photos: US troops away from home celebrate Thanksgiving around the world

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Biden thanked the U.S. military and commemorated those who lost their lives while serving their country in a Thanksgiving Day proclamation on Wednesday. “You know, as we meet again, our table and our hearts are full of grace and gratitude for …

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United States begins exercise off Japan with Canadian, German and Australian navies

Fifteen ships from the Royal Australian Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, German Navy, Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and United States Navy sail in formation during the annual exercise (ANNUALEX), 21 November. U.S. Navy Photo KUALA LUMPUR – Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan and the United States are conducting naval exercises in …

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How Prohibition Built the Modern Coast Guard

Boston Coast Guard Patrol Fleet (USCG) Posted on November 21, 2021 at 3:50 p.m. by Guillaume Thiesen [Prohibition] was a harsh and relentless war with few rewards normally accompanying the accomplishment of such a duty. Yet under the law, the Coast Guard had no choice but to conduct it with …

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HII secures additional advance supply of $ 113.6 million

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi, Nov. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) today announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a contract amendment from the US Navy for $ 113.6 million for Allow a long lead time for materiel and advance procurement activities for the amphibious assault ship …

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US Capitol Rioter Wearing Horned Headdress Sentenced to 41 Months | Attack on the US Capitol

A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced the U.S. Capitol rioter dubbed “Shaman QAnon” for his horned headdress to 41 months in prison for his role in the deadly Jan.6 attack by supporters of former President Donald Trump. Prosecutors had asked U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth to impose a 51-month longer …

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