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The difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day

Memorial Day is this Monday, and while many are planning their annual cook-outs and children look forward to a day off school, those who have lost loved ones while serving our country think of this day as something much different. 496 more words

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Keeping It Real.

It looks easier than it is. Just try it at home.

Paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division compete in the Team Assault Course Competition during the division’s “All American Week.” 92 more words

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Schofield sergeant indicted on multiple counts including bribery, theft

A U.S. Army sergeant based at Schofield Barracks has been indicted and arrested on federal charges for allegedly stealing jet fuel from a military base in Afghanistan in exchange for cash bribes. 574 more words

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Words of Wisdom: Memorial Day Weekend

Ahh, Memorial Day weekend is finally here. And while I can’t wait for the outdoor festivities, the 3-day weekend, the summer beers, and getting some much needed Vitamin D, I will be taking time to reflect. 181 more words

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Army sergeant sentenced in 2013 Afghan fuel bribery scheme

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) – Federal prosecutors in Georgia say an Army sergeant has been sentenced in a bribery scheme that involved Afghan truckers reselling military fuel on the black market. 115 more words

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A Case of Delayed-Nausea Syndrome, by Fred Reed

The military’s mission is to defend the US, which sometimes means killing its enemies. It is not a platform for social causes that interfere with that mission, and one of the loopier movements the last few years has been to try make the military conform to currently fashionable standards of gender and sexual orientation diversity that only interfere with its mission. 1,207 more words

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Drone "Tachyon" tested in Sakhalin

Division of drones of the Eastern Military District began training flights of the new drone “Tachyon”.

The flights are carried out on Iturup Island of Sakhalin region. 67 more words

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