Weekly Rundown: November 16 – 22, 2019

Weekly Rundown: November 16 – 22, 2019

News Recap

A quick review of the major military related headlines from the last week:

U.S. Marines with Basic Reconnaissance Course run into the ocean during clandestine landing and withdraw training at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, California, Oct. 30, 2019. BRC is one of the many courses taught by the staff at Reconnaissance Training Company, Advanced Infantry Training Battalion, School of Infantry - West. The course provides students with the basic knowledge of reconnaissance doctrine, concepts, and techniques with emphasis on amphibious entry and extraction, beach reconnaissance and reconnaissance patrolling skills. (Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Cortez)
Marines attending the Basic Reconnaissance Course at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, California.
Photo Credit: Marine Corps, Lance Cpl. Andrew Cortez.

Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command, Rear Adm. Collin P. Green delivers remarks during the change of office ceremony July 30, 2019 during which NAVSEA 06 (PMS-340) Major Program Manager Capt. Robert "Chad" Muse was relieved by Capt. Brian O'Lavin. (U.S. Navy photo/Laura Lakeway)Rear Admiral Collin Green, Commander of Naval Special Warfare Command, who decided to order the review board for Gallagher’s Trident, as well as three officers in Gallagher’s chain of command.
Photo Credit: U.S. Navy, Laura Lakeway.

One of the captured Ukrainian gunboats being returned to port.The Ukranian patrol boat Nikopol, one of the now-toiletless vessels, is towed into port.

In Case You Missed It

This Week in Military History: It takes a brave person to face down a legendary pirate who would practically light his own head on fire to scare his enemies in combat. But Lieutenant Robert Maynard of the Royal Navy managed to tangle with Blackbeard and win.

Lieutenant Robert Maynard defeats Blackbeard.Brave or crazy, at any rate.

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