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Russia warns Norway that hosting US Marines will hurt ties

The Russian Embassy in Norway warned on its Facebook page Saturday that the move could "escalate tensions and lead to destabilization of the situation in the northern region." 

Norway-Russia relations to deteriorate following US Marines' base extension: Russian embassy

Norway`s decision to extend the presence of U.S. Marines on its soil will worsen relations with neighbouring Russia and could escalate tensions on NATO`s northern flank, the Russian embassy in Oslo told Reuters on Saturday.

US Marines return to Afghanistan`s volatile Helmand

The first to be deployed in the war-torn country since NATO forces ended their combat role in 2014.

US Navy makes nude photo sharing punishable offence

US Navy makes nude photo sharing punishable offence

The US Navy announced new regulations that make it a punishable offence for sailors and Marines to post nude pictures of service members online without consent.

US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

US Marines arrive in Darwin for Australia, China exercises

The Australia-US-China military exercises are also aimed at Australia charting a course between its most important security ally the United States and its biggest trading partner China.
 

N.Korea conducts another missile engine test: US

North Korea has conducted another ballistic missile engine test, US defence officials told CNN.

US forces in Syria are 'invaders', says Syria's President Bashar al-Assad

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad scoffed and questioned the US actions in Syria, terming as "invaders" the American troops deployed to the country because he hadn't given permission for them to enter the country.

US Marines arrive in Syria to join anti-IS war

US Marines arrived in northern Syria with artillery to support Washington-backed local forces fighting the Islamic State (IS) terror group, according to top officials.

US Marines land in Norway for contested deployment

Some 300 US Marines arrived in Norway today for a rotational deployment in the Scandinavian country, to neighbouring Russia's dismay amid rising tensions with the West.

US military resumes Osprey flights in Japan after crash

US military resumes Osprey flights in Japan after crash

The US Marines on Monday resumed flights of their controversial Osprey aircraft in Japan, less than a week after a crash off the southern island of Okinawa sparked local protests.

PM Shinzo Abe regrets US Marine aircraft accident in Japanese waters

PM Shinzo Abe regrets US Marine aircraft accident in Japanese waters

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday regretted the crash-landing of a US Marine aircraft in its waters.

Status of missing US Marines changed to deceased

The Marine Corps says the 12 Marines, who were in two helicopters that crashed off Hawaii, are considered dead.

Missing Marines from Hawaii helicopter crash dead: US

Missing Marines from Hawaii helicopter crash dead: US

The 12 US Marines missing at sea when two helicopters apparently collided in Hawaii last week are dead, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter confirmed on Wednesday, paying tribute to them.

Barack Obama feels 'small' compared with members of US Marines

Obama said it's one of their favorite things to do because they get a chance to "say thank you on behalf of the American people."

Bad weather caused helicopter crash in Nepal: US Marines

The UH-1Y Huey helicopter was delivering relief supplies and evacuating injured quake victims to Kathmandu when it went missing on May 12.

US Marines release findings on chopper crash in Nepal quake

An investigation into a US military helicopter crash that killed 13 people during earthquake rescue operations in Nepal has found that the likely cause was the crew's decision to use the most direct route to bring out the injured, taking the flight over unfamiliar terrain in bad weather.

US Marine killed, 18 injured in rollover at California base

 One US Marine has been killed and 18 others were injured in a rollover crash during routine training.