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  • US lawmakers vow to restrict surveillance Iran Press TV 26 Jul 2013 -- US lawmakers have vowed to step up their campaign against the government's massive spying program after the House of Representatives on Wednesday narrowly defeated an amendment to curtail it.
  • B-52 CONECT: A reboot for the Digital Age AFNS 26 Jul 2013 -- One thing is certain: it's not your father's B-52.
  • CNO Defends LCS Program in Wake of GAO Skepticism NNS 26 Jul 2013 -- The Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program was under a microscope this week after news of an electrical problem resulted in a brief loss of power for USS Freedom (LCS 1) over the weekend and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a critical, 72-page report today scrutinizing the cost of the program.
  • Biden, Abe Agree to Strengthen US-Japan Alliance VOA 26 Jul 2013 -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Japanese prime Minister Shinzo Abe have agreed to strengthen their nations' alliance amid growing tensions between Japan and China over a group of islands in the East China Sea.
  • Closing arguments heard in Pfc. Manning trial Army News 26 Jul 2013 -- Pfc. Bradley Manning's release of classified material did immeasurable harm to national security and put lives at risk, said the prosecutor in his closing arguments July 25.
  • Eighth Army activates digital liaison detachment Army News 26 Jul 2013 -- Eighth Army established the 2503rd Digital Liaison Detachment to serve as the primary link with the Republic of Korea Ground Component Command.
  • Marine Forces South SC Team Train Latin America Partners, Instill Pride USMC News 26 Jul 2013 -- SC Team has traveled throughout Latin America and the Caribbean training partner nation marine corps and naval infantries in a variety of military classes and tactics.
  • Russian Defense Ministry Signs $100 Mln Deal to Overhaul 3 Tu-160 Bombers RIA Novosti 26 Jul 2013 -- Russia's Defense Ministry has signed a 3.4 billion ruble ($103 million) contract with the Tupolev design bureau and Kazan Aircraft Plant to upgrade three Tu-160 Blackjack strategic bombers, Tupolev said Friday.
  • New Russian Attack Sub to Have Advanced Sensors RIA Novosti 26 Jul 2013 -- Russia's latest Project 885M Yasen-class attack submarine will have an advanced sonar system allowing it to detect enemy ships at an early stage, the submarine's engineering bureau said on Friday.
  • Defense Minister unveils military reform measures CNA 26 Jul 2013 -- Defense Minister Kao Hua-chu unveiled Friday a series of measures to reform human rights protection faults in the military that were exposed by the July 4 death of an Army conscript.
  • Ma orders study of ways to reform military law CNA 26 Jul 2013 -- Stressing the importance of reforms to the military justice system, President Ma Ying-jeou asked three top government organs -- the Executive Yuan, Legislation Yuan, and Judicial Yuan -- to begin discussions and conduct a joint study on the reform of military law, a spokesperson said Friday.
  • 3 YORKS becomes 1 YORKS UK MOD 26 Jul 2013 -- The Yorkshire Regiment held an Exchange of Colours parade in Warminster yesterday, as it reorganises as part of Army 2020 restructuring.
  • July 26, 2013 - U.S. Department of State Daily Press Briefing US Dept. of State 26 Jul 2013

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