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Climate and environmental change are emerging as national security threats that weigh heavily in the Pentagon’s new strategy, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta told an environmental group. “The area of climate change has a dramatic impact on national security,” Panetta …
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U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Phil Schiffman, a mortarman with the 81mm Mortar Platoon, Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, and 22-year-old Phoenix native, waves to two Afghan men on a motorcycle after searching them at a vehicle checkpoint here, Dec. …
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Service members man the rails aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) as it pulls away from Pearl Harbor in support of Pacific Partnership 2012 (PP12). Now in its seventh year, Pacific Partnership in an annual U.S. Pacific Fleet …
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The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the availability of approximately $12 million in grants through the Veterans’ Workforce Investment Program to provide job training and skills development services that will help approximately 6,000 veterans succeed in civilian careers. “These …
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U.S. Air Force Captain Ryan Miller, a C-130J Hercules student pilot at the Air Foce Weapons School, participates in a training mission over Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 11, 2012. The Air Force Weapons School is a five-and-a-half-month training …
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