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April 24, 2014 - 9:35 AM

South Sudan president fires longtime army leader

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A South Sudan military spokesman says the president has replaced the military's chief of staff amid massive fighting across the country between the military and rebels.

April 24, 2014 - 5:35 AM

China splurging on military as US pulls back

April 23, 2014 - 9:35 PM

Complaint: Ex-Blue Angels head led lewd workplace

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Navy says an officer relieved of duty over misconduct while he was commanding officer of the Blue Angels allowed and in some cases encouraged sexually explicit humor, lewd speech and inappropriate comments among the famed precision flying team.

April 22, 2014 - 4:05 PM

Army leader suspended after insensitivity claims

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Fort Carson commander who wasn't allowed to leave for Afghanistan with his troops last month was suspended over allegations that he was insensitive to victims of sexual assault and discrimination, a newspaper reported Tuesday.

April 22, 2014 - 10:05 AM

African troops capture junior LRA rebel commander

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's military says it has captured a junior commander with the Lord's Resistance Army and rescued 10 people abducted by the fugitive leaders of the rebel group notorious for abducting children.

April 21, 2014 - 6:05 PM

US: Russia has 'days, not weeks' to follow accord

April 21, 2014 - 3:05 PM

As Army shrinks, young officers being pushed out

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