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Naval warfare branch of the United States Armed Forces

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The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. It is the largest and most capable navy in the world and it has been estimated that in terms of tonnage of its active battle fleet alone, it is larger than the next 13 navies combined, which includes 11 U.S. allies or partner nations. with the highest combined battle fleet tonnage and the world's largest aircraft carrier fleet, with eleven in service, and two new carriers under construction. With 319,421 personnel on active duty and 99,616 in the Ready Reserve, the Navy is the third largest of the service branches. It has 282 deployable combat vessels and more than 3,700 operational aircraft as of March 2018, making it the second largest and second most powerful air force in the world.

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Michael White, a U.S. Navy veteran, was sentence to at least 10 years in prison in Iran for insulting the country's supreme leader and posting a private photo of..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 day ago

By Joseph Ax (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy veteran has been sentenced to 10 years in an Iranian prison, his family's lawyer said, after he was arrested last July while..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 2 days ago

Michael T. White, a U.S. Navy veteran, was sentenced to 10 years in an Iranian prison, according to his attorney, potentially fueling more friction between the..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 2 days ago

Michael White was jailed while visiting his girlfriend in Iran in July
Credit: CBS News - Published 2 days ago

A 1945 letter by Albert Einstein responding to a U.S. Navy sailor's questions about his faith headlines an auction containing hundreds of rare and historical..
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An Iranian court has issued a verdict in the case against a U.S. Navy veteran detained in the Islamic Republic, according to a local prosecutor, but it remained..
1 week ago • WorldNews

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