The House Armed Services Committee on Thursday included a provision in the defense policy bill that would let service members...
The NCIS issued a warning about the drug activity, which they say is largely taking place on the dark web.
According to a memo issued in February, the services are to ensure that guidance banning the use of hemp and CBD is clear.
About 23,000 pounds of cocaine and approximately 6,900 pounds of marijuana were confiscated in international waters.
The haul estimated to be worth about $37 million was offloaded from the Coast Guard cutter Active.
The order stems from requests from Homeland Security for troops who can conduct ISR missions, a Pentagon spokesman said.
The Coast Guard must choose, prioritize and plan how it will face the challenges of the new world order.
What they found on the boat amounted to about $1 million worth of marijuana, the Coast Guard said.
The goal is to nearly double the U.S. counter-narcotics capacity in the Western Hemisphere.
Chronically under-resourced U.S. Southern Command will finally be getting more ships.