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US Navy Warship Collides With Cargo Ship off Coast of Japan

The USS Fitzgerald was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel while operating off the coast of Japan and there have been injuries, according to a statement Friday from the U.S. military. Read more

Admiral Charged In Fat Leonard Navy Bribery Case

Nine more Navy officers, including an admiral who was head of intelligence operations before retiring in October, were indicted Tuesday on conspiracy, bribery, obstruction of justice and other charges in the ongoing “Fat Leonard” bribery scandal. Read more

Navy Says Iranian Boats Harassed US Ship In Strait Of Hormuz

Four ships belonging to Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) “harassed” an American destroyer in the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday, a U.S. Navy official confirmed to Fox News. Read more

US Defense Contractor Named Fat Leonard Seduced Navy Bosses With Cuban Cigars, Luxury Goods and Prostitutes

A corruption scandal surrounding a Singapore businessman who bribed ‘scores of’ US Navy officers in return for contracts escalated into the biggest fraud investigation in Naval history. Read more

U.S. Navy Reverses Decision on Security Clearance For Jewish Dentist

The U.S. Navy reversed its decision to deny security clearance to a dentist because of his family in Israel. Read more

Embarrassment on The High Seas: Iran’s Humiliation of US Sets The Tone

Iran’s seizure of American patrol boats in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday was a negligible incident from a military viewpoint. It appears that someone was not monitoring the boats, which crossed territorial waters, and the Iranians responded and quickly. Read more

Kerry: Peaceful Release Of U.S. Sailors By Iran A Testament To Diplomacy

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard released 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained after two small Riverine boats crossed into Iranian territorial waters, the Pentagon confirmed Wednesday. Read more

US Defense Department: Navy Security Clearance Does Not Discriminate Against Jews

NEW YORK – US Defense Department spokesman Mark Wright told The Jerusalem Post on Thursday that security clearance could be denied to an applicant with relatives in any foreign country. Read more

Beijing – China Warns US Navy After Ship Sails By Chinese-built Island

A U.S. Navy warship sailed past one of China’s artificial islands in the South China Sea on Tuesday, in a challenge to Chinese sovereignty claims that drew an angry protest from Beijing and accusations that the move threatened U.S.-China relations and regional peace. Read more