"It is our fundamental responsibility to ensure our Sailors possess the right equipment, training, education and support to do their jobs effectively and safely."
The Navy IG suggests that we aren't getting the job done with regard to ensuring our Sailors are getting the right training. The Navy Times story is here.
Phil Ewing, the writer for Navy Times, told me that that full IG report would be available on the Navy Times website on Monday, 15 June. And, here it is.
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