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From a new U.S.-China military relations model to the first U.S.-hosted ASEAN Defense Forum and more U.S. naval assets in Japan, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel covered a lot of ground during his 10-day trip.
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Former Army Captain William D. Swenson will be presented the Medal of Honor for his courageous service while deployed to Afghanistan in 2009.
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U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, shakes hands with members of the Farah provincial council following a meeting at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Apr. 11, 2013. U.S. Consul General Jillian Burns and PRT leadership met with the Farah provincial council and other leaders to express condolences for the previous week's terrorist attack in Farah City and to review damage caused to government buildings. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives/Released)

Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray highlights the efforts of sailors assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah as they build a brighter future for Afghan citizens.
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In “This Week in the DoD” for May 18: After 42 years, Army Spc. Leslie Sabo Jr. was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor. In a ceremony at the White House, President Barack Obama lauded the soldier, who died destroying …
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During a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable we spoke with Maj. Gen. John A. Toolan Jr., who recently completed a year-long deployment in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He concurrently commanded Regional Command (Southwest) and II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward) and discussed the accomplishments, …
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