NATO kicks off new operation Sea Guardian

first_img NATO kicks off new operation Sea Guardian Authorities November 9, 2016 View post tag: Sea Guardian Back to overview,Home naval-today NATO kicks off new operation Sea Guardian center_img View post tag: NATO Three NATO ships and two submarines began a new NATO maritime security operation in the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday.Italian frigate ITS Aviere, Bulgarian frigate BGS Verni, Turkish frigate TCG Gemlik, Greek submarine HS Papanikolis and the Spanish submarine ESPS Mistral – will conduct the first patrols in the central Mediterranean under the new operation named Sea Guardian.Air support to operation Sea Guardian will include rotational patrols by maritime patrol aircraft (MPAs) from Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece and Turkey.According to NATO, these first patrols will run through the 17th Nov 2016, with other patrols on the forge and to occur according with approved schedule of operations.At the Warsaw Summit in July, NATO announced the transformation of operation Active Endeavour into this new operation in response to the evolving security environment. Operation Sea Guardian has a broader scope adapted to a wider range of maritime security threats.The operation has three core missions: maritime situational awareness, counter-terrorism and capacity building. NATO said additional tasks could be added if decided by the allies, including upholding freedom of navigation, conducting interdiction tasks, countering proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and protection of critical infrastructure. Share this articlelast_img read more

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NCUA reduces CUSO info requirements for call reports

first_imgBeginning with the Sept. 30 reporting cycle, the NCUA said Monday it will require less CUSO information from credit unions on their call reports.Going forward, credit unions will only be required to submit aggregate CUSO loan and investment information on their call reports. All other required information is now being collected directly from CUSOs through the agency’s CUSO Registry, according to the NCUA.The NCUA announcement was welcomed by NACUSO, CUNA and NAFCU.Jack M Antonini, president/CEO of NACUSO, said his organization is very pleased with the NCUA’s decision to decrease the reporting burden on credit unions. continue reading » ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

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On the beat: Is Syracuse’s game against Pittsburgh a must-win?

first_img Comments Facebook Twitter Google+ Published on February 19, 2016 at 1:15 pmcenter_img After being sunk by Louisville, 72-58, on Wednesday, Syracuse is preparing to take on Pittsburgh for the second time this season on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Carrier Dome. Daily Orange beat writers Sam Blum, Jesse Dougherty and Matt Schneidman preview the Atlantic Coast Conference matchup and also offer a glimpse at this year’s Media Cup basketball game against WAER on Friday at 9 p.m.last_img

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WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational: Brooks Koepka gets first World Golf win

first_img British Open 2019: Brooks Koepka criticizes J.B. Holmes slow play but doesn’t blame him for poor round It’s Koepka’s seventh PGA Tour victory as the power hitter has proven he can show up on golf’s biggest stages in majors — including the 2019 PGA Championship — as well as week-to-week tournaments.It was also Koepka’s first World Golf Championship win. Related News Add it to the [email protected] has won @WGCFedEx! 🏆🌎It’s his first World Golf Championships victory.#LiveUnderPar pic.twitter.com/6chVffKoOi— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) July 28, 2019Koepka used a bogey-free round to help inch up the leaderboard. He carded a 5-under 65 on the day to finish 16 under for the tournament.He missed a birdie putt on the par-4 18th hole which would have tied the low round of the day — carded by runner-up Webb Simpson — but still managed to pull away from the field by three strokes.Congratulations, @BKoepka!He’s won the @WGCFedEx. 🏆It’s his seventh PGA TOUR title.#LiveUnderPar pic.twitter.com/pWyxyao4oD— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) July 28, 2019Simpson’s round was highlighted with an eagle on the par-5 3rd hole but a bogey just before making the turn sullied his scorecard. He shot 6-under 64 to go 13 under through the week. Marc Leishman, who also climbed up the leaderboard, rounded out the top three (12 under) after finishing 3-under 67 on the day.The 54-hole leader, Rory McIlroy, fell into a tie for fourth place (11 under) and joined Tommy Fleetwood and Matthew Fitzpatrick. McIlroy fell victim to two bogeys on his back nine and did not card enough birdies to make up for it, finishing the day with just one. It was his highest round during the event at 1-over 71.Jon Rahm finished seventh (10 under) and Ian Poulter placed eighth (9 under). Bubba Watson and Billy Horschel tied for ninth (8 under) while Justin Rose finished solo 11th (7 under). Rory McIlroy tells Shane Lowry: British Open win ‘is a life-changer’ There’s no stopping Brooks Koepka at this point.The four-time major champion picked up his third win of the season Sunday at the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational: Rory McIlroy takes outright lead on Moving Day This was one of the last tournaments before the FedEx Cup Playoffs begin August 8.Koepka currently has a hold on the top spot in the FedEx Cup standings.last_img read more

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