Celebrating the First Enlisted Women
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services and the Veteran Affairs Center for Women Veterans co-hosted an event at the Women in Military Service for American Memorial, celebrating the historic enlistment of Loretta P. Walsh, March 21, 1917, exactly 100 years ago. .. read more..

U.S. Air Force Trains Alongside Japanese and South Korean Counterparts
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

An Air Force B-1B Lancer conducted a mission in the vicinity of Japan with Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-15J Eagles, followed by a mission with South Korean Air Force F-15K and F-16 aircraft in South Korean airspace. .. read more..

Local Forces Launch Daring Assault behind Enemy Lines in Syria
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Local forces in Syria launched a multi-pronged offensive that included a daring air assault behind enemy lines to liberate Tabqa Dam, located 25 miles upstream from the city of Raqqa, an Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said. .. read more..

Local Forces Launch Daring Assault Behind Enemy Lines in Syria
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Local forces in Syria launched a multi-pronged offensive that included a daring air assault behind enemy lines to liberate Tabqa Dam, located 25 miles upstream from the city of Raqqa, an Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said. .. read more..

Mattis Urges Congressional Support for Additional $30 Billion for Defense
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The $30 billion in requested additional defense funding for fiscal year 2017 would be used to strengthen the military and protect the nation against emerging global security challenges, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Capitol Hill. .. read more..

Mattis Urges Congressional Support for Additional $30 Billion for Defense
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The $30 billion in requested additional defense funding for fiscal year 2017 would be used to strengthen the military and protect the nation against emerging global security challenges, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said. .. read more..

Dunford: Now is the Time to Address Military Readiness Shortfalls
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate Appropriations Defense Subcommittee that sequestration gutted military readiness and asked the committee to approve a $30 billion amendment to the fiscal year 2017 defense bu... .. read more..

Dunford: Now is the Time to Address Military Readiness Shortfalls
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told a Senate committee that sequestration gutted military readiness and asked the committee to approve a $30 billion amendment to the fiscal year 2017 defense budget. .. read more..

USO-Metro Honors Enlisted Leaders, Actor Gary Sinise
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, honored military senior enlisted advisors and presented actor Gary Sinise with the Spirit of Hope Award during a gala held in Arlington, Va. .. read more..

Additional A-29s Arrive in Kabul in Time for Fighting Season
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Four A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft arrived for duty at Kabul Air Wing, Afghanistan, where they'll be used by the Afghan air force for close-air attack, air interdiction, escort and armed reconnaissance. .. read more..

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