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Capt. Jahmar F. Resilard died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, after a collision between a fighter jet and a refueling plane off the coast of Japan.
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Marine pilot from South Florida killed in fighter jet-tanker collision off Japan coast

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December 08, 2018
WASHINGTON — A 28-year-old Marine Corps pilot from south Florida was killed after his F/A-18 Hornet fighter collided with a refueling plane during training Thursday off the coast...
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley listens to opening statements during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, April 12, 2018. (JOE GROMELSKI/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Trump is expected to pick Army chief Milley as next Joint Chiefs chairman

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December 08, 2018
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is expected to reveal the Army’s top general as his choice for the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Saturday during an appearance...
The USS McCampbell, shown here departing Sydney in July 2017, on Wednesday sailed near contested waters claimed by Russia in the Sea of Japan. (JEREMY GRAHAM/U.S. NAVY)
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US destroyer conducts freedom-of-navigation operation near Russia amid heightened tensions

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December 08, 2018
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The USS McCampbell sailed near contested waters claimed by Russia during a freedom-of-navigation operation in the Sea of Japan on Wednesday, according...
President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wave to the media during their meeting in Singapore on June 12, 2018. Reports say new satellite images provide more evidence that the communist state is persisting with its nuclear weapons program despite U.S.-led diplomatic efforts to stop it.  KEVIN LIM/THE STRAITS TIMES
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North Korea reportedly expands key long-range missile base

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December 07, 2018
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has significantly expanded a key long-range missile base near the Chinese border, according to reports citing new satellite images that provide...
A U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J Hercules pilot and aircraft commander with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 based out of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni pilots a KC-130J Hercules during a nighttime aerial refueling training operation, Oct. 26, 2017. (GABRIELA GARCIA-HERRERA/U.S. MARINE CORPS PHOTO)
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Search continues for five Marines still missing after deadly midair collision near Japan

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December 07, 2018
TOKYO – Five Marines involved in a collision between a fighter jet and a refueling plane remain missing off Japan’s coast as a multinational search enters its second day, a...
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New performance evaluation tool tested by fleet sailors

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December 07, 2018
MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) -- After a major phase of fleet testing Nov.