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U.S. Dept of Defense 1h
Wolverines, Stay Hungry!” That was the motto for soldiers who took on the inaugural Gulo-Gulo challenge at , 🇰🇷, which featured a grueling trek through the mountains. For more ➡️
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U.S. Dept of Defense 7h
Heading back to school can be both exciting and stressful, especially if your has just moved. can help you adjust to that challenge.
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U.S. Pacific Fleet 11h
MT : The Marine at the center of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group/13th Marine Expeditionary Unit search near the Philippines has been identified as Cpl. Jonathan Currier. Currier’s loss is felt by our entire ARG/MEU family.
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U.S. Coast Guard 14h
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the British tanker SS Mirlo. Chicamacomico Station in Rodanthe, NC initiated a rescue operation and improvised the at-sea fire rescue saving 42 British merchant mariners. Read more:
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Resolute Support 18h
NATO Allies and partners serving in the Resolute Support mission wish congratulations for Independence Day. We remain united in our commitment to help Afghanistan attain peace. We pay tribute to the ANDSF and the Afghan people.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 15h
Good boy! ✋🏿 A kennel master assigned to and a army conduct controlled aggression training during a knowledge exchange in , 🐕🇰🇪.
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U.S. Dept of Defense 18h
On , we're saying thank you to the men and women who answer the call in times of crisis and beyond.
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US Army Europe 23h
Happy National Aviation Day! To all Aviators in and all aviation professionals across the globe, "keep the blue side up!"
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U.S. Dept of Defense 23h
Air refueling over ! and Norwegian fighter jets trained together for the first time over , and got refueled in air by KC-135s from the at , .
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 18
Some of the world's biggest VIPs walk through the doors of the . Did you know you could, too? ➡️
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 18
Military service is a family affair. Build your legacy by planning now for life after the military. Should you choose high-3 or the new system? Find resources to help you choose: ➡️
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Dana W. White - DoD Aug 18
Yesterday Mattis announced the hospital ship will deploy to this fall to support ongoing response efforts to the humanitarian crisis in the region.
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 18
Who’s the best warrior? are competing in the competition at . See what it takes to win!
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Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Aug 18
In honor of here's a  “Black Cat” CH-47 Chinook helicopter. What? This isn't the kind of black cat you had in mind?
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 17
“I never remember being frightened” Sam Folsom is one of the last living fighter pilots from and he still remembers his first combat mission. Read the full story at:
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 17
The ended 120 years ago today. While you might not know what it was about, what we gained from it was huge. ➡️
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WA National Guard Aug 17
Guardsmen are hard at work this morning on the and support . So far in two weeks more than 300 have been activated to fight
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WA National Guard Aug 16
These photos show the near Kettle Falls, Wash. Currently more than 60 Guardsmen are serving at the fire, supporting
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 17
Prepared for all situations in all conditions. with the 212th Rescue Squadron at train on the Matanuska Glacier in .
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U.S. Dept of Defense Aug 17
Mattis arrives at where he will meet with the Minister to discuss issues of mutual interest in defense between and .
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