India seeks answers as Seychelles backs out of military base

Ten days before he arrives in India, New Delhi has sought a clarification from Seychelles President Danny Faure on his June 4 statement that the development of a military base on Assumption Island by India “will not move forward”, sources told The Indian Express. Indian…

PORTLAND Ore., (June 7, 2018)

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) man the rails as the ship arrives in Portland, Ore., while the David Campbell fireboat sprays red, white and blue water alongside during the Rose Festival and Portland Fleet Week. The festival and…

PEARL HARBOR (May 29, 2018)

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam May 29, 2018 to conduct combat systems ship qualification trials. During Portland’s time in Hawaii, the ship will host Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet, Vice Adm. John D. Alexander, and his…

YOKOSUKA, Japan (May 22, 2018)

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69) arrives at U.S. Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, to become part of the Forward Deployed Naval Forces (FDNF) in Japan. FLEACT Yokosuka provides, maintains, and operates base facilities and services in support of the U.S. 7th Fleet’s…

Meeting Arrival

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrives at a meeting of the NATO Military Committee in Brussels, May 16, 2018. DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Dominique A. Pineiro VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Meeting Arrival http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

USS Bonhomme Richard Renders Honors At Pearl Harbor

Amphibious Assault Ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) arrives at Pearl Harbor for a scheduled port visit on April 27, 2018 and Renders Honors to the Battleship Missouri Memorial and the USS Arizona Memorial. The USS Bonhomme Richard, which had been forward-deployed in Japan since 2012,…

HAIFA, Israel (March 22, 2018)

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) arrives in Haifa, Israel. Donald Cook, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its seventh patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of regional allies and partners, and U.S. national security interests…

BREMERTON, Wash. (March 16, 2018)

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Olympia (SSN 717) arrives at Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton for a namesake visit. The boat is visiting Olympia to perform community relations projects and tour the capital. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nancy C. diBenedetto (Released)…