Marine General Takes over Africa Command, Sees Challenges Marine Gen. Michael Langley took over as the top U.S. commander for Africa Tuesday, heading U.S. military operations on a...
Marine Gen. Michael Langley took over as the top U.S. commander for Africa Tuesday, heading U.S. military operations on a...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Twice Accused of Sexual Assault, He Was Let Go by Army Commanders. He Attacked Again. Christian Alvarado began to type as he sat alone in an interrogation room at Fort Bliss, a sprawling Army post in El Paso...
Christian Alvarado began to type as he sat alone in an interrogation room at Fort Bliss, a sprawling Army post in El Paso...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
US confirms new military aid to Ukraine with HIMARS guided rockets and artillery ammunition
According to information published by the United States Department of Defense on August 8, 2022, the United States approves a new military aid to Ukraine of $1 billion including additional ammunition for both the HIMARS (High Mobility Artillery Rocket System) and howitzer artillery vehicles.

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armyrecognition.com
09 Aug, 2022
Here’s the plan for the moldy Fort Bragg barracks that caused 1,200 to be moved
Here’s the plan for the moldy Fort Bragg barracks that caused 1,200 to be movedBarracks from which 1,200 Fort Bragg soldiers are being relocated because of mold, outdated ventilation systems and aging buildings, will be demolished.21 minutes ago

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militarytimes.com
09 Aug, 2022
Renaming 9 Confederate-honoring Army posts will cost $21M
Renaming 9 Confederate-honoring Army posts will cost $21MThe name changes should be completed by early 2024.43 minutes ago

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militarytimes.com
09 Aug, 2022
Camp Pendleton Marine Killed in Kabul Honored with Posthumous Medal at Disneyland Space Mountain was Lance Cpl. Dylan Merola’s favorite ride. Disneyland was his happy place.
Space Mountain was Lance Cpl. Dylan Merola’s favorite ride. Disneyland was his happy place.

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
'They Choose Not to Listen': Thae Ohu Speaks for the First Time on Her Experience in the Marines Former Marine Thae Ohu's story became a very public symbol of the way military commanders can fail those under their care. 
Former Marine Thae Ohu's story became a very public symbol of the way military commanders can fail those under their care. 

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
The VA Said It Would Cover Gender Affirmation Surgeries. Trans Vets Are Still Waiting. The life-and-death stakes of gender affirmation are closely tied to alarming numbers of suicides and suicidal ideation in the...
The life-and-death stakes of gender affirmation are closely tied to alarming numbers of suicides and suicidal ideation in the...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Errors Cost Student Vets GI Bill Benefits. Now, Howard University Is Scrambling to Save VA Funding An investigation by Military.com found a pattern of clerical errors impacting student veterans at Howard University.
An investigation by Military.com found a pattern of clerical errors impacting student veterans at Howard University.

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Anger over Afghanistan and the Imperfect Example of Stu Scheller Lt. Col. Stu Scheller has become a symbol in some military and political circles of a need for military accountability and...
Lt. Col. Stu Scheller has become a symbol in some military and political circles of a need for military accountability and...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Our Next War in Afghanistan Is Already Looming. And It May Be Even Harder. The dangers that kept the U.S. in Afghanistan for so long are accumulating again, little more than a month after troops left...
The dangers that kept the U.S. in Afghanistan for so long are accumulating again, little more than a month after troops left...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Army Women Are Being Harangued Over Hair as Superiors Ignore New Rules Before Cpt. Kelsey Boursinos settled into her assignment with the 25th Infantry Division in Hawaii, she faced a controversy...
Before Cpt. Kelsey Boursinos settled into her assignment with the 25th Infantry Division in Hawaii, she faced a controversy...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
As US Troops and Families Go Hungry, They Don’t Trust the Pentagon for Help Thousands of active-duty service members struggle daily with hunger related to financial hardship, though the true scope of...
Thousands of active-duty service members struggle daily with hunger related to financial hardship, though the true scope of...

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military.com
09 Aug, 2022
Twice accused of sexual assault, his Army commanders let him go. He attacked again.
Twice accused of sexual assault, his Army commanders let him go. He attacked again.A first-of-its-kind analysis reveals that soldiers in the Army are more likely to be locked up ahead of trial for drug offenses than for sexual assault under a system that gives commanders control.60 minutes ago

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militarytimes.com
09 Aug, 2022
Police bodycam of homeless Army vet’s controversial arrest released
Police bodycam of homeless Army vet’s controversial arrest released An attorney assisting the veteran hopes the release of the bodycam will push Gastonia police to take accountability for the incident.41 minutes ago

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militarytimes.com
09 Aug, 2022