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Video provided by AFN Europe Every year in Bastogne, Belgium, veterans and service members from the U.S. and Belgium walk eight kilometers to honor those who fought in the Battle of the Bulge.  This historical walk takes place every year …
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Video provided by AFN Europe Thinking of taking on a new hobby this new year? How about studying mixed martial arts under the tutelage of Master Jorge Ordonio?  It’s more than just a work out, it’s a completely unique experience. …
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By Jim Garamone, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – People are the centerpiece of the new defense strategy guidance that President Barack Obama released last week, the deputy undersecretary of defense for strategy, plans and forces said here …
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Members of coalition special operations forces conduct a clearance of a compound during an operation in Akhtar village, Arghandab district, Zabul province, Afghanistan. Coalition SOF partnered with the 8th Commando Kandak to clear the village of insurgent activity and ensure …
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Before ground is broken for construction, it must first be surveyed. The raw land of Afghanistan will soon be home to the next expansion of military installations.  However, before construction can begin, surveyors must first find the lay of the land.   Stretching for …
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