Tag Archives: Operational Law

U.S., Partner Nation Judge Advocates Support PANAMAX 2014

From U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. Fourth Fleet Twelve judge advocates from three nations assembled in August for PANAMAX 2014, a U.S. Southern Command-sponsored exercise designed to test the ability of a multinational force to defend the Panama Canal and operate under a United Nations Security Council Resolution. For the exercise, 320 military personnel from 17 partner nations in Central …

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Legalman Aboard USS Somerset

Legalman 1st Class Kyeth Timm, from Rochester, Minn. and 2004 graduate of John Marshall High School, is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Somerset (LPD 25), one of the world’s most modern, networked, survivable, and transformational warships. USS Somerset is named in commemoration of the September 11, 2001 attacks. The name honors the passengers and crew of United Airlines …

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Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2014

Lt. j.g. Andrea Kissner, left, and Legalman 1st Class Shanna Todd, both assigned to USS Peleliu (LHA 5), pose for a photo at Marine Corps Base Kaneohe Bay.

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Navy Lawyer Expands Horizons at Sea Practicing Operational Law

By Lt. Theresa Donnelly, PHIBRON ONE/Boxer ARG Public Affairs From leaving the turmoil of a war-torn nation following the break-up of the Soviet Union, to now teaching thousands of Navy and Marine Corps operators in the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (BOXARG) the law of armed conflict,  Lt. Givi Tibaneli, a Navy judge advocate, is on an eight-month deployment practicing a unique and …

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Special Forces Memorial

Lt. Cmdr. Eric Pedersen, Joint Special Operations Command-Afghanistan, at the Special Forces Memorial at Tarin Kowt, Afghanistan.

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