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Loree Lewis

Loree Lewis
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Loree Lewis is the Talk Media News Pentagon Correspondent and reports on defense and diplomacy issues and the politics that shape it. Loree has followed the U.S. Secretary of Defense around the globe. She reported on the U.S. nuclear program from North Dakota, South Asian security from Singapore, Defense Department efforts to boost relations with the tech sector from San Francisco, the U.S. intervention in the Middle East from military command headquarters in Florida and Western Hemisphere defense cooperation from Trinidad and Tobago. She’s also headed coverage from the detention center at the Guantánamo Bay, Cuba naval station. She has also reported from the campaign trail, covering the 2014 Kentucky Senate runoff and 2016 presidential race. Ms. Lewis’ photography has been published in the Los Angeles Times.

"There was zero training value in that maneuver and we’re holding the crew accountable," a Navy spokesperson told KREM TV.

The bill surpasses the Trump administration’s request by $32 billion and authorizes $85 billion in funding above what is allowed under the 2011 Budget Control Act, commonly known as the sequester.

Pentagon spokeswomen Dana White said the "authorized operator... erroneously retweeted content that would not be endorsed by the Department of Defense," and then caught the error and immediately un-retweeted it.

“So long as they stop testing, stop developing, they don’t export their weapons, there would be opportunity for talks,” Mattis told reporters traveling with him to U.S. Northern Command, responsible for homeland defense, in Colorado Thursday.

During their initial Physical Fitness Assessment, males will have to run a mile and a half in under 16 minutes and 10 seconds, while females will have to run the distance in under 18 minutes and 7 seconds for women.

The Senate voted 89-6 Wednesday to confirm President Donald Trump's pick be the next Army Secretary.

The screengrabs given as evidence, internet observers were quick to point out, actually came from the 2015 video game for mobile devices AC-130 Gunship Simulator: Special Ops Squadron and 2016 footage from the Iraqi Army bombing ISIS targets near Fallujah.

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said the Army's failure to inform the Congress of the policy change represents another instance of the Trump administration failing to keep Congress in the loop about its actions.

The House of Representatives on Monday held its first ever debate over U.S. military engagement in the civil war raging in Yemen and passed a non-binding resolution calling on parties to wage the conflict humanely and work toward bringing it to an end.

When the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) conducted its annual members survey this year, they found that the post 9/11 veterans who responded are in some areas doing better and in others, it appears, stagnant or worse.