MARINES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARINES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Philippine supply ship evades Chinese vessel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748167-68/chinese-philippine-china-ship.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748167-68/chinese-philippine-china-ship.html.csp">Philippine supply ship evades Chinese vessel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM GOMEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T22:24:24.778-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Second Thomas Shoal, South China Sea • A Philippine government ship slipped past a Chinese coast guard vessel Saturday and brought food and fresh troops to a marooned navy ship used as a base by Filipino troops to bolster the country’s territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea. The incident was witnessed by journalists who were invited by the Philippines military to accompany the resupply mission. It was a rare close-up look at the tensions in the waters and the determination of all sid...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748167@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:24:24 MDT Ukrainian troops get on buses, leave Crimea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57731131-68/crimea-ukrainian-defense-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57731131-68/crimea-ukrainian-defense-russian.html.csp">Ukrainian troops get on buses, leave Crimea</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADAM PEMBLE </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T22:07:19.087-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 10:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Feodosia, Crimea • As former comrades saluted them from outside a base overrun by Russian forces, Ukrainian marines in Crimea piled into buses Tuesday to head back to the mainland. It was a low-key exit from this Black Sea port; fewer than a dozen friends and relatives were on hand to bid the marines farewell. A troop transporter bearing black Russian military plates trailed the bus as it pulled away. Their departure came as Ukraine’s defense minister stepped down after harsh criticism for autho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577311312014-03-25T22:07:19.087-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T22:07:19.087-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57731131@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:07:19 MDT