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Army News

May 23, 2016
SMA talks Total Army and responsible drawdown with troops
A growing concern over the troop drawdown, realignments across the total Army force, and questions of what that means to the average Soldier, were put to ease by Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey during his visit with deployed Soldiers in Kosovo, May 17-20.
May 23, 2016
'Lead from front,' urges first Vietnamese-American U.S. general
Viet X. Luong aspired to join an elite South Vietnamese fighting unit when he was a young boy. He didn't succeed at doing that, but he did become a U.S. Soldier and he is now a brigadier general -- the first U.S. general officer of Vietnamese descent.

Navy News

May 24, 2016
USNS Mercy Arrives in 7th Fleet for Pacific Partnership
Hospital ship USNS Mercy (T—AH 19) arrived in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations May 24 in support of Pacific Partnership 2016. Now in its 11th year, Pacific Partnership is a multilateral, disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo—Asia—Pacific Region.
May 23, 2016
USNA Graduates First Cyber Operations Midshipmen
The first 27 of the U.S. Naval Academy's cyber operations majors graduate May 27 as part of the Class of 2016.

101st Airborne News

April 28, 2016
Surgical training enhances VUMC, Fort Campbell bond
During a deployment as a military surgeon more than a decade ago, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Tim Nunez, M.D., felt ill prepared to perform complex trauma surgeries for an Iraqi family caught in a fire fight, but he's now committed to helping military personnel become better trained for these types of emergencies.
February 5, 2016
Oldest infantry battalion in 101st gears up for Joint Readiness Training Center
Soldiers and leaders, assigned to 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), are packing their rucks, brushing up on battle drills and kissing their Families goodbye before heading off to the swamps of Fort Polk, Louisiana, for a decisive-action training environment rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center.