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23 February 2006 Military News

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  • Crew Sierra Turns Over USS Gonzalez to Crew Golf Navy NewsStand 23 Feb 2006 -- Cmdr. Jack Noell, commanding officer of DDG Crew Sierra, turned over command of the guided-missile destroyer USS Gonzalez (DDG 66) to Cmdr. Robert Randall and DDG Crew Golf at an exchange of command ceremony, Feb. 21.
  • ACU 1 Crew Members Return Home Navy NewsStand 23 Feb 2006 -- Five Utility Landing Craft (LCU) vehicles and 65 crew members of Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 1 returned to Naval Amphibious Base Coronado from a seven-month deployment Feb. 20.
  • Three U.S. Ships Arrive in Scotland for Neptune Warrior Coalition Course Navy NewsStand 23 Feb 2006 -- Three U.S. ships, led by Commander, Destroyer Squadron (COMDESRON) 24 arrived in Faslane, Scotland, to participate in a coalition course with ships from the United Kingdom, Germany and Denmark, Feb. 23.
  • USS Curtis Wilbur Sailors Return to Hong Kong Navy NewsStand 23 Feb 2006 -- During their scheduled port visit to Hong Kong Feb. 14, 12 USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) Sailors returned to one of their favorite places to spend the day.
  • Nine Charged With Stealing Protective Gear for Resale AFPS 23 Feb 2006 -- The arrests of several Marines charged with stealing and reselling ballistic vests and other military items destined for U.S. troops in Iraq were isolated incidents in a system that works to ensure full accountability of all controlled equipment, a Marine Corps spokesman told American Forces Press Service today.
  • White House Briefing, February 23 Washington File 23 Feb 2006 -- President's Cabinet, Homeland Security, Congressman Chocola, Haiti President-elect Preval, port security
  • State Department Briefing, February 23 Washington File 23 Feb 2006 -- Murder of Al-Arabiyya reporters in Iraq, detention and harassment of citizens in Belarus, Iran, North Korea, India, Unite Arab Emirates, Israel/Palestinians, Iraq

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