DOD

Abbie Bennett
July 17, 2020 - 11:56 am
The Pentagon has effectively banned public displays of the Confederate flag. A memo dated July 16 announced a new policy that allows service members and civilian employees to display or depict “flags that promote unity.”
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Photo credit Photo By: Air Force Senior Airman Sean Madden, New York Air National Guard
Jack Murphy
April 14, 2020 - 9:25 am
The Department of Defense has spun up special task forces consisting of doctors and health care practitioners to be deployed around the country. See the details.
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Marines on patrol in Fallujah.
(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
May 16, 2019 - 12:01 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- There's concern at the Pentagon about the current state of American youngsters. It turns out, 71 percent of young Americans are ineligible for military service. RELATED: Reports of sexual assault in the military spike US military stops releasing Afghanistan war information...
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Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Robert S. Karem, Marine Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, commander, U.S. Africa Command, and Army Maj. Gen. Roger L. Cloutier
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
May 11, 2018 - 9:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Multiple failures led up to the deadly Niger attack last October, but top military leaders said Thursday that none directly caused the overwhelming enemy ambush that killed four American service members and sent others fighting and running for their lives. "The direct cause of the...
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