NY National Guard rotor Soldiers are part of Rhode Island's Leapfest competition

Story by SGT Andrew Valenza on 08/09/2019 SOUTH KINGSTON, RHODE ISLAND Military paratroopers competing in the Rhode Island National Guard's annual "Leapfest" competition got to the 1,500 foot starting altitude of their jump thanks to 10 Soldiers and two CH-47s from the New York Army National Guard. The team from
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DOD Official Advises Security Professionals on CTOC Strategy

Story by Christine June on 08/09/2019 By Emma Bareihs George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany It is essential to create a strategic plan before attempting to tackle a problem like transnational organized crime, said the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Counternarcotics and Global Threats Thoma
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NMCP Focuses on Readiness with Surgical Training Course

Story by PO2 Kris Lindstrom on 08/09/2019 PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Aug. 8, 2019) A day in age where the U.S. Navy's primary focus is on readiness, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) collaborates with the U.S. Army Medical Command to conduct the annual Combat Extremity Surgery Course (CESC) on Aug. 1 and
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Hometown heroes train at McCrady

Story by Alexandra Shea on 08/09/2019 Each summer McCrady Training Center receives hundreds of Reserve Soldiers who conduct annual training and real-world missions to ensure the Reserve fighting force is ready to step into mobilization roles alongside their active-duty counterparts. For one unit, logistical support is a walk in the
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USINDOPACOM and University of Hawaii hold Oceania health conference

Story by SSG Samuel Northrup on 08/09/2019 U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) and the University of Hawaii (UH) held a conference Aug. 6, 2019, on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, regarding U.S. government support of health and healthcare in Oceania. The conference, held at the University of Hawaii campus and the
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CVW-5 Conducts Change of Command

Story by PO2 Janweb Marcyn Lagazo on 08/02/2019 PHILIPPINE SEA (August 2, 2019) Carrier Air Wing Five (CVW 5) conducted a change of command aboard the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Aug. 2. Capt. Michael Rovenolt relieved Capt. Forrest Young during an in-flight ceremony over the
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