On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
The White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security has laid out a blueprint for a major overhaul of commercial aviation operations, aiming for a fivefold reduction in the rate of accidents over the next decade.
The commission's 20 members include defense technologists, federal law enforcement officials, intelligence experts and former military officials.
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