HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. - Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker activated nearly 500 soldiers and airmen of the Massachusetts National Guard in response to a historic January blizzard that dumped three feet of snow in areas of central Massachusetts.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea - Army Sgt. 1st Class Bryan Vann is training for the upcoming 2015 CrossFit Games open competition.
BETHESDA, Md. - The National Intrepid Center of Excellence received special recognition from Government Computer News for successful innovation of the continuity management tool.
PHOENIX - The Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team and National Football League alumni participated in a charity flag football game during Super Bowl week.
WASHINGTON - U.S. and Chinese defense officials will meet at the Pentagon Feb. 5 for the Defense Policy Coordination Talks, according to a Pentagon official.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department’s involvement in the Combined Federal Campaign shows the department’s spirit of giving, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said.
WASHINGTON - NATO is incorporating special operations into all aspects of its operations and training, the commander of NATO Special Operations Headquarters said.
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Marines assigned to the service’s expeditionary units serve as the first responders to crises around the world -- and the units’ success would not be possible without exceptional leadership.
WASHINGTON - The president hosted an armed forces farewell tribute to retiring Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va..
WASHINGTON - Today’s Air Force is not only smaller, but its diminutive fleet is older than it has ever been, the service’s chief of staff said in remarks at the Senate Armed Services Committee.
WASHINGTON - The severe, multiyear budget cuts of sequestration will have a negative impact on the Defense Department and U.S. military technological superiority, Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall told a congressional panel.
WASHINGTON - Force Secretary Deborah Lee James, in coordination with Frank Kendall, under secretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, has determined the Boeing 747-8 will serve as the next presidential aircraft, commonly known as Air Force One, Air Force officials announced.
WASHINGTON - Presence remains the mandate of the Navy and the service must operate forward “when and where it matters,” the chief naval officer testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee.
WASHINGTON - In the face of one of the most volatile security environments the United States has faced in decades, the Defense Department's Defense Innovation Initiative seeks to halt the erosion of the nation's military technological superiority, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said.
WASHINGTON - The redesigned Transition Assistance Program gives separating service members a “unique set of capabilities” as they enter the civilian workforce, Susan Kelly, defense transition to veterans program office director, told a House Veterans Affairs Committee panel.
WASHINGTON - While the Marine Corps can meet Defense Department Strategic Guidance requirements, there is no margin, and even absent sequestration the service will need recovery years following a decade of war, the service’s commandant testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee.
WASHINGTON - With sequestration looming in the 2016 budget, the Army chief of staff told the Senate Armed Services Committee that the national security environment is the most uncertain he’s seen in his nearly 40 years of service.
WASHINGTON - As military families move frequently and face a host of concerns, finding child care can be one of the greatest challenges, Barbara Thompson, director of military community and policy’s office of family policy/children and youth/special needs, said.
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit is cool. But it’s not real. The Tactical Assault Light Operators Suit is cool, too. But it is real and may soon be protecting America’s special operations forces going into harm’s way.
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - Army Sgt. 1st Class Suzanne Prosper and her brother, Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Weaver Prosper, came a long way from the sandy shores of the Commonwealth of Dominica, a small island in the Lesser Antilles region of the Caribbean.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and coalition airstrikes continued to hit Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
WASHINGTON - There is always a need for blood -- because blood is perishable -- and military officials encourage people to donate blood as frequently as they can.
WASHINGTON - Special operations forces are very busy today, but they must also plan to confront future threats, Michael J. Dumont, the principle deputy assistant secretary of defense for special operations/low-intensity conflict said.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel led the Defense Department through fundamental changes during his tenure, leading internal reforms and defending against new and rapidly evolving external threats.
WASHINGTON - The success of Kurdish forces battling Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani is an example of what can be done with a reliable, willing and capable partner, the Pentagon press secretary said.
WASHINGTON - As the Defense Department’s highest ranking enlisted leader primes for his visit to military installations in the Far East, he stressed the importance of having an “American footprint” there given the United States’ long-standing relationship with Korea and Japan.
WASHINGTON - With less snowfall than expected from the three-day snow event dubbed Winter Storm Juno by the Weather Channel, the New York National Guard began releasing from duty some of the approximately 400 soldiers and airmen who had been mobilized.
WASHINGTON - Service members, retirees and family members can get fast, free, professional help in filing their tax returns between now and June 2015, a Pentagon official said.
PHOENIX - The National Guard is working behind the scenes with several agencies to help ensure the safety and security of Phoenix residents and guests for Super Bowl XLIX and related events.
WASHINGTON - Skill, precision, cultural acuity, cutting-edge capability, flexibility, professionalism and teamwork still are the hallmarks of America’s special operations community, Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel said.
NEW YORK - The National Guard was deployed as part of a coordinated New York State response to a severe winter storm, as states of emergency also were declared in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. - Sgt. Latoya Sharp, a physical therapy technician, employs her compassion to aid injured soldiers to regain their strength.
GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, the teams preparing to square off Feb. 1 in Super Bowl XLIX, shared their appreciation for U.S. service members.
GLENDALE, Arizona - The National Football League continued its tradition of honoring America’s troops Jan. 25, as participants in the 2015 NFL Pro Bowl held in Glendale, Arizona, expressed their appreciation to service members serving overseas.
WASHINGTON - Sequestration is "absolutely crazy," will hurt national security and make it impossible for the United States to meet its global commitments, said the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
WASHINGTON - Despite ever-changing fiscal levels since World War II, the Defense Department has sought to improve and maintain acceptable military installation housing conditions, and privatization remains a linchpin in those endeavors, an official said.
LATHAM, N.Y. - As blizzard warnings were being issued for the Northeast, the New York National Guard put 260 soldiers and airmen on duty to assist in New York’s response to the storm.
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. - U.S. Transportation Command has rolled out a new capability that will allow the Defense Department to use air transport to move multiple patients with highly infectious diseases.
WASHINGTON - Army Master Sgt. Matthew Aaron Deller, who suffered burns over 77 percent of his body when a leak caused his gas fireplace to explode, is grateful for the benefits of donations to the Armed Services Blood Program.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff has established a research and essay competition in honor of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Bin Abdul-Aziz hosted by the National Defense University.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel issued a statement applauding "ground-breaking" agreements on defense cooperation between the United States and India, announced by President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
WASHINGTON - The fourth and final training site for Iraqi forces has started operations in Irbil, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said.
WASHINGTON - Army National Guard soldiers who were set to replace forces in Senegal and Liberia fighting West Africa’s devastating Ebola outbreak will not be needed in that effort, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Adm. John Kirby said.
WASHINGTON - Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is operating and communicating in much different ways now than seven months ago, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said.
WASHINGTON - Troop-related visits, congressional testimony and speeches on defense strategy are among events planned for Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and other senior defense leaders.
WASHINGTON - Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said the first advance detachment of U.S. troops responsible for training moderate Syrian opposition forces soon will arrive in the U.S. Central Command area of operations.
WASHINGTON - Surrounded by senior leaders in the defense and intelligence communities, the first Marine Corps officer to become director of the Defense Intelligence Agency took office in a ceremony here at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling.
WASHINGTON - Army officials released the results of a months-long investigation into a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, that left four people dead, concluding that there was nothing in the assailant's background, medical or military profile that might have provided an early warning for potential violence.
WASHINGTON - All options should remain on the table in an authorization for use of military force against Islamic terrorists, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Air Force Maj. Roger Lee is on a mission to achieve his dream of participating in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Lee is the 60th Aerospace Medicine Squadron bioenvironmental engineering operations officer at Travis Air Force Base, Calif.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Japan’s new defense minister to congratulate him on his appointment and to express hope for continued growth of the U.S.-Japan alliance.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel praised Saudi King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz, who died at 90, as a committed friend and partner of the United States.
ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT - NATO is focused on strategies to deal with its two biggest threats -- Russian aggression to its east, and the threat of terrorism from its south, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel discussed mutual regional and security issues with Qatari Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior Abdallah bin Nasir Al Thani, the Pentagon Press Secretary said.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department’s budget and its partnership with Congress are central to the success of ongoing efforts to strengthen the institution, increase its capabilities and prepare for future challenges, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department intends to request a 10-year extension of a program that improves the ability of socioeconomically disadvantaged small businesses to compete for defense contracts, the program’s manager said.
WASHINGTON - In a Pentagon news conference, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel expressed his gratitude to U.S. service members for their service and to their families for their sacrifice, as well as his pride in America’s global leadership role.
FORT HOOD, Texas - Army Cpl. Ian Sanchez spends his days working with heavy machinery, welding torches and buzz saws.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and South Korean Defense Minister Han Min-koo discussed the strengthening alliance and improving deterrence against North Korean provocations and aggression.
BRUSSELS - Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, who is attending a two-day defense chiefs meeting at NATO headquarters, is "closely following" reports of Russian activity inside Ukraine, said spokesman Air Force Col. Ed Thomas.
WASHINGTON - The defense intelligence enterprise faces unprecedented geopolitical challenges and technological change and at the same time is poised for its most significant transformation in decades, Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence Michael G. Vickers said.
WASHINGTON - The long history of the U.S.-Australia alliance has been a linchpin of stability around the world, the Defense Department’s top policy official said.
WASHINGTON - The 2016 budget will reflect how intelligence capabilities and other investments align with defense challenges such as asymmetrical warfare, a Pentagon official said during the 2015 Potomac Officers Club second annual Intel Summit.
WASHINGTON - Air Force F-16 fighter jets are engaged in a flying training deployment in Souda Bay, Greece, Pentagon Spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren told reporters.
WASHINGTON - While the uprising in Yemen continues with militia forces fighting to take control of the government there, U.S. Navy warships stand ready to respond if needed, Pentagon spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren told reporters.
BRUSSELS - Cyber vulnerabilities in the private sector pose a serious threat to national security, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. - Mannequins wearing different shades of green and blue, each festooned with medals and ribbons, will greet you if you visit the deputy commander’s office in the 20th Maintenance Group building.
WASHINGTON - In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama called on Congress to authorize the use of military force against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq.
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - An Army officer who was severely wounded in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, is using his near-death experience to give others a new lease on life.
ROME - Terrorism and Russian aggression are two "very distinct threats" to European security, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said while in Rome, where he met with Italian defense leaders.
ROME - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff discussed threats to Italy's southern flank and other security concerns ahead of a two-day NATO meeting in Brussels.
ROME - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is travelling to Italy and Belgium for meetings with senior defense officials in each country.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has set policy emphasizing the importance of relationships with veteran and military service organizations, as well as military support nonprofits, through initiatives to give the groups access to service members and their families.
WASHINGTON - The number of U.S. troops expected to train Syrian opposition forces could approach 1,000, Pentagon spokesman Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby told reporters in a briefing.
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. - Efforts to eliminate sexual assault “must be personal,” Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in closing remarks at the Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Summit.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama announced his intent to expand cooperation with the United Kingdom in battling cyberthreats during a joint media availability with U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron at the White House.
WASHINGTON - Suicides among active duty members of the U.S. military decreased in 2013 from the previous year, while those among the reserve components were slightly higher, according to a Defense Department report.
WASHINGTON - Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Danielle Wnek, a crewmember at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, New Jersey, attended 13 schools before graduating from high school in 2000.
WASHINGTON - Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James and the Air Force chief of staff announced plans to bring the service’s research, science and technology ideas to the Defense Innovation Initiative, led by Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work.
WASHINGTON - As the Air Force is navigating a fragile budget environment, it is actively engaged in addressing critical national security issues, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said.
WASHINGTON - The United States’ strategic deterrent includes a triad of nuclear delivery platforms, but other critical elements range from intelligence and missile defense to space and cyber capabilities and a capable workforce, Navy Adm. Cecil Haney said.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told an Army audience the world is at a defining moment and urged the military to “prepare this institution in ways that we’ve never had to.”
WASHINGTON - Military strength encourages diplomatic dialogue, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in Berlin.
WASHINGTON - As tax season begins, Defense Department officials want to remind TRICARE beneficiaries of changes in the tax laws, which require all Americans to have health care insurance or potentially pay a tax penalty.
WASHINGTON - Defense Department members gathered at the Pentagon’s annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, ahead of the federal holiday.
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - Afghanistan-deployed Eric Knox received life-saving aid from coworkers when he suffered a heart attack.
WASHINGTON - Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James announced a new initiative designed to help the Air Force partner with industry, encourage innovation and drive down the cost of systems.
WASHINGTON - There are many different types of terror and democratic nations must use many defenses against them, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in Berlin.
MONROVIA, Liberia - Service members deployed under Joint Forces Command – United Assistance in Monrovia, Liberia, constantly take steps to stay healthy and maintain personal health practice requirements.
FORT LESLEY J. MCNAIR, Washington, D.C. - Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, praised the career of retired Air Force Lt. Gen. Brent Scowcroft during a dedication ceremony in honor of Scowcroft’s achievements held at the National War College in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel discussed Afghanistan, the Asia-Pacific region and the need for the military to be prepared in a dynamic, ever-changing world during a troop talk at Marine Corps Air Station in Miramar, Calif.
WASHINGTON - Continuing an effort to help defend the nation’s computer-connected systems, President Barack Obama announced additional steps that call for more information sharing, modernized law enforcement and updated security data breach reporting.
WASHINGTON - In 2015, the Obama administration will make a major push to raise the level of cybersecurity across the nation and improve the ability to disrupt, respond to and mitigate cyber incidents, a senior administration official said.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel opened his final domestic trip on Whiteman Air Force Base, home of the world's only B-2 Spirit stealth bomber unit, where he told airmen their service plays a critical role in the nation's security and it will shape their lives.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department continues to gauge its commercial capacity requirement, business base and the evolution of that base, the principal deputy undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics said.
WASHINGTON - Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Vincent R. Stewart will be promoted to lieutenant general just prior to assuming command of the Defense Intelligence Agency.
WASHINGTON - The reshaping of the Defense Department’s premiere information technology agency is vital to how it will improve agility and employ capabilities for the future, the director of the Defense Information Systems Agency said.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department, through Military OneSource, is teaming up again this year with H&R Block to offer no-cost tax preparation to the military community.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah - Air Force 1st Lt. Sean Rush, a pilot, and his maintenance technician brother, Air Force Staff Sgt. Brandon Rush, teamed up during their service together at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.
TAMPA, Fla. - U.S. Central Command said two of its social media sites have been targeted by cyber vandals.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Army troops resumed Operation Atlantic Resolve land-forces training of allied and partner forces in Eastern Europe.
WASHINGTON - Following the 2013 repeal of the Direct Ground Combat Definition and Assignment Rule, the defense secretary will announce decisions to integrate remaining closed occupations and any approved exceptions to policy within a year, a Pentagon official reported.
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska - Air Force Staff Sgt. Dana Walker, a military weather forecaster, chose a science-based career like her father and siblings.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and coalition forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq.
WASHINGTON - Unless Congress changes the Budget Control Act, which now requires a return to sequestration-level spending cuts in 2016, the military will need to change its strategy, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, appearing on a Fox News program, said the terrorist group ISIL will fail because the people it’s trying to control will reject its ideology.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will make his last official domestic trip before leaving office to thank troops and their families for their service as they defend the nation.
WASHINGTON - Effective Monday, the Defense Department will consolidate the agencies that account for U.S. military prisoners of war and those missing in action.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel conveyed his condolences for the loss of life in the Paris terrorist attack and promised any help DoD can provide, in a phone call to French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and partner-nation military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq.
DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. - As the executive assistant to the 12th Air Force senior enlisted advisor, Air Force Tech. Sgt. Diana Scaramouche coordinates or researches many enlisted-force matters that impact more than 65,000 airmen.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel discussed a range of regional security issues with Israeli Defense Forces Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Benjamin Gantz.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department released a breakdown of the numbers of DoD personnel involved in the battle to stop the spread of Ebola.
WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff hosted the Israel Defense Forces chief of the General Staff at the Pentagon for talks on regional security and bilateral cooperation.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Defense Secretary-nominee Ashton B. Carter met to discuss wide-ranging issues.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Slovak Defense Minister Martin Glvác discussed issues of mutual concern during a meeting at the Pentagon.
WASHINGTON - Two operational squadrons of U.S. Air Force F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter jets will be permanently stationed at Royal Air Force Lakenheath in the United Kingdom starting in 2020.
WASHINGTON - A military infrastructure consolidation announced at the Pentagon will create efficiencies that enable the United States to maintain a persistent and capable presence in Europe.
WASHINGTON - Defense Department officials announced plans to consolidate some military infrastructure in Europe to save the U.S. government more than $500 million annually while maintaining capability and commitments.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and partner-nation military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. - Army 1st Sgt. Nathaniel A. Campbell said caring for soldiers is a leadership trait that should be integrated in the heart of any military leader.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel offered his condolences to the families and friends of victims who perished in the terrorist attack in Paris.
WASHINGTON - The Defense Department’s top acquisitions official released a new version of the acquisitions corps’ guiding document: Department of Defense Instruction 5000.02, Operation of the Defense Acquisition System.
MONROVIA, Liberia - Army Cpl. Nicole Mattoon does her best to deliver morale-boosting mail to U.S. soldiers deployed to Liberia in support of Operation United Assistance.
WASHINGTON - When he began his federal service in 1983, little did he know he would become the Defense Department’s go-to person for detainee policy.
WASHINGTON - All four active services met or exceeded their numerical accession goals for fiscal year 2015 through November 2014, Defense Department officials announced.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and partner-nation military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
PAYNESVILLE, Liberia - Army Staff Sgt. Jose Nieves, a movement noncommissioned officer supporting Operation United Assistance in Liberia, assigns drivers to soldiers going out on missions to build Ebola treatment units or camps.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Forces are training Iraqi army recruits as part of the strategy by the U.S.-led coalition that is working with the Iraqi government to defeat Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists.
WASHINGTON - Defense Department awareness of slavery and human trafficking issues is paying off significantly because of mandatory employee training, the program manager for DoD’s Combating Trafficking in Persons program has reported.
PYEONGTAEK, South Korea - For Army 2nd Lt. Jonathan Taylor, the choice to give back to his country by serving in the military brought the chance to meet the mother he never met and another mother he had always wanted.
WASHINGTON - The littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth has joined the guided missile destroyer USS Sampson in the Java Sea to assist in the Indonesian-led international search effort for downed AirAsia Flight 8501, according to a U.S. 7th Fleet news release.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - Six airstrikes struck Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria, and one airstrike hit ISIL terrorists in Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inheren Resolve officials reported.
WASHINGTON - Pre-game and intermission events at the National Hockey League’s outdoor Winter Classic were all about the troops at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and partner-nation military airstrikes continued to hit Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq.
PAYNESVILLE, Liberia - Army Chaplain (Maj.) Alfred Grondski ministers to U.S. soldiers deployed to Liberia in support of Operation United Assistance.
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