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Five Things You Need to Know about Retaliation

PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 6, 2013) Sailors and Marines stand in ranks on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) before a CO’s call with the crew and embarked Marines from the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (13th MEU). Boxer is underway for a scheduled deployment as part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Conor Minto/Released)

By 21st Century Sailor Office The issue of retaliation, especially towards victims of sexual assault, has been in the news lately. Retaliation is a destructive behavior, and you can play a role in preventing and reporting it. Here are five things you need to know about retaliation: Retaliation is harmful …

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CNO’s All Hands Call from Pearl Harbor

PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 6, 2015) Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert speaks with service members, civilians and their families during an all hands call on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Greenert reenlisted 17 Sailors and spoke about the rebalance to the Pacific, shorter deployments and potential upcoming changes to military compensation and retirement benefits. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brennan D. Knaresboro/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert’s all-hands call at the historic Bloch Arena on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for service members, civilians and their families stationed on Oahu Feb. 6 Join the #USNavy conversation on social media on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and Flickr.    

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Navy Recruit Graduation: Feb. 6, 2015

GREAT LAKES, Ill. (Nov. 1, 2013) -- Royal Australian Navy Commodore Steve R. W. McDowell, Royal Australian Naval (RAN) Attache, speaks to recruits, staff and family members at the weekly Pass-in-Review (PIR) graduation in the USS Midway Ceremonial Drill Hall on board Recruit Training Command (RTC), the NavyÕs only boot camp, here Nov. 1 McDowell, visiting RTC for the first, toured the commandÕs training facilities, talked with staff members and recruits and was the reviewing officer at the PIR. More than 1,000 recruits officially became Sailors at the weekly graduation. RTC trains more than 40,000 Sailors annually. (Official U.S. Navy photo by Scott A. Thornbloom/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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Department of Navy Fiscal Year (FY)16 Budget: Where it Matters; When it Matters… Resourcing the Navy Marine Corps Team.

By Rear Admiral William Lescher Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Budget Today the Department of the Navy submitted our FY16 budget request of $161.0 billion to Congress. Here’s what it means for the Navy. In a challenging fiscal context, this request provides the investment required for the Navy and …

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Navy Recruit Graduation: Jan. 30, 2015

Vice Adm. Robin Braun, Chief of Naval Reserves, inspects a recruit drill platoon at the weekly pass-in-review graduation at Recruit Training Command (RTC). RTC trains more than 37,000 Sailors annually. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Doug Mappin/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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