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Navy Top News Stories

Istanbul on alert as hunt for gunman reaches 4th day

Police increased security around Istanbul on Wednesday and detained some 20 people with suspected links to the deadly New Year's Eve night club attack as the hunt for the gunman continued.
15 weeks 5 days ago

Turkey questions US presence at Incirlik in dispute over Syria

A top Turkish official suggested on Wednesday that coalition access to the strategic Incirlik Air Base could be put into jeopardy because of domestic outrage over the United States’ limited support of a Turkish offensive in war-torn Syria.
15 weeks 5 days ago

Turkey says truce violations put Syria talks in jeopardy

Turkey warned on Wednesday that repeated cease-fire violations by Syrian government forces threaten to derail peace talks scheduled for later this month.
15 weeks 5 days ago

Police detain 2 men who may have been planning attack in Kaiserslautern

German authorities are investigating whether two men found with more than 300 pounds of illegal fireworks and pyrotechnic materials were planning a New Year’s Eve attack in downtown Kaiserslautern, home to the largest U.S. military presence outside the continental United States.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Federal, military courts proceed cautiously in Ronald Gray death penalty case

President George W. Bush had approved former Spc. Ronald Gray’s execution — to be the first by the military in 50 years — and the Army had selected a December day to kill him by lethal injection. But Gray, 51, still on death row at Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., is unlikely to be executed any time soon.
15 weeks 6 days ago