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DOD News

August 22, 2014
DoD Registers Concern to China for Dangerous Intercept
The Defense Department has expressed its concern to Chinese officials about an incident in which an armed Chinese fighter jet conducted a dangerous intercept of a U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon patrol aircraft, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said.
August 22, 2014
DoD: Employ Multi-prong Strategy to Confront ISIL
The Defense Department believes that a regional, international and interagency approach is the best way to confront the militant group ISIL, the Pentagon press secretary said.

Army News

June 13, 2014
Army secretary, SMA launch Army birthday events, present Purple Hearts
Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III laid a wreath at the tomb of the Army's first commander-in-chief, President George Washington, and presented Purple Hearts to two Soldiers, at Washington's Mt. Vernon estate in Alexandria, Va., June 13, 2014.
June 6, 2014
President Obama pays respects, remembers heroes at Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
President Barack Obama and French President François Hollande spoke to more than 10,000 attendees at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-Sur-Mer, France, June 6, 2014, commemorating the memory of the Soldiers who gave their lives 70 years ago fighting to end the Nazi reign over Europe.

Navy News

August 22, 2014
Carl Vinson Carrier Stricke Group Heads Out on Deployment
Sailors on Nimitz—class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) manned the rails Aug. 22 as they headed out to the Pacific Ocean for a planned overseas deployment.
August 21, 2014
Tuition Assistance Policy Changing in FY—15
Effective immediately, commanding officers and officers—in—charge may approve waivers to the one—year requirement that Sailors must be on board their first permanent duty station (PDS) to be eligible for Tuition Assistance (TA) according to a NAVADMIN released Aug. 21.

101st Airborne News

August 22, 2014
101st Combat Aviation Brigade conducts joint forced entry at JRTC
Air crews from 6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), flew in support of 1st Brigade Combat Team rotation to the Joint Readiness Training Center, at Fort Polk, Louisiana, Aug. 14, 2014.
August 4, 2014
'See something, say something': Antiterrorism Awareness Month
Senior Army Leaders have proclaimed August Antiterrorism Awareness Month. With the slogan "see something, say something," its intent is to increase understanding and vigilance throughout the community while emphasizing the importance of suspicious activity reporting.

KY National Guard News

November 4, 2013
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