29 Dec '12, 3pm

A brutal year for # Navy commanding officers, who saw 25 get pink slips in #2012. #YearinReview @cristymsilva

A brutal year for # Navy commanding officers, who saw 25 get pink slips in #2012. #YearinReview @cristymsilva

Stars and Stripes Year in review: 2012's top stories 2012 a tough year for military’s top brass Prosecution of two high-ranking officers tarnishes military’s image A year after DADT repeal, gays in the military barely an issue Deaths of coalition troops decline in Afghanistan US forces find it hard to trust Afghans after insider attacks US moves ahead with drawdown in Europe US brings Ospreys to Okinawa Bad behavior forces USFJ to issue curfew for troops Fort Hood case drags on: Hasan refuses to shave 11-year Army veteran allegedly opens fire on Afghans, killing 16 Urinating on corpses, burning Qurans gets year off to bad start for US forces 25 Navy commanders dismissed DOD budget will be cut; how much is still unclear It was a brutal year for U.S. Navy commanding officers, who saw 25 of their own get pink slips in 2012. Many of the commanders were fired for personal misco...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/25-navy-commanders-dismissed-1.202123

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