Dating trans admiral
Ross is an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain. Forrest Faison, the Navy’s Surgeon General, said the service is prepared to provide transgender sailors and Marines the proper guidance and medical care, but that it might refer some of the care to the private sector for now.
Forrest Faison, surgeon general and chief of Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, speaks with Sailors assigned to the USS Ross (DDG 71) medical department as part of a tour of the ship. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel James Lewis/Released) Vice Adm.
Charles Krauthammer comments Tuesday night about the American response to the latest North Korean missile test.
"If we still had the tactical nukes that we withdrew in 1991, that would be serious threat.
And you're going to have to use a combination of cyber, special forces and you're going to have to use long range air from Guam as well as bring three or four carrier battle groups around the peninsula.
We're going to lose hundreds of thousands of people in that scenario -- many of them will be Americans. It's a very dark scenario, but if you got to lance the boil militarily, yes.
The Marine Corps pushed out its version of the guidance Dec. Sailors and Marines wishing to switch genders must first have a detailed plan outlining the steps developed by their military medical provider and then that plan must be blessed by their commanding officer.
But some could get an exception to that policy along the way, which also must be approved by the service member’s command after their medical caregivers say it’s in the person’s best interests as part of their plan.
The ship received advance procurement funding in FY2001-FY2007 and was fully funded in FY2008- FY2011 using congressionally authorized four-year incremental funding.
On Wednesday's edition of MSNBC's 'Morning Joe' retired US Navy admiral James Stavridis said that if the U. led a military attack against North Korea, it would mean hundreds of thousands of casualties, including many Americans. Stavridis was considered for Clinton's VP and Trump's Sec. It's probably a year to 18 months where it will be on President Trump's watch to make this decision and it becomes a preemptive strike that becomes legitimate under international law where you'd build an Asian coalition and you want Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore as many as you can get on board.
JAMES STAVRIDIS: Yeah this is the lance the boil solution and it's probably not two years away.
Yet, the date had to be pushed back after a first round of tests revealed a number of shortcomings of the ship’s new and unproven system. The admiral said that the MTGs have a manufacturing defect that will need to be addressed. I expect us to be testing the MTGs on also experienced problems with its so-called the Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) on the flight deck.
Navy has to determine the cause of problems with two main turbine generators (MTGs) on the new supercarrier. Navy is “is just about done getting our way through with the root-cause analysis [on the fault with the MTG’s] and putting some fixes in place.