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Sgt. Jose Arroyo, a competitor with the Marine Corps Shooting Team, fires his M16A4 service rifle during the section match May 17, 2016 at Puckapunyal Military Area, Victoria, Australia. The event is part of Australian Army Skill at Arms Meeting 2016, a competitive marksmanship event that evaluates the shooting skills of the competitors. The section match consisted of two running portions and two firing portions where teams were evaluated on both skill and swiftness as a marksman.

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Thursday, May 26, 2016.
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70 years ago, a naval engineer accidentally created one of America’s most iconic and enduring toys — the Slinky.
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Memories of Hurricane Katrina are still strong a decade later. Three service members who were part of the relief effort reflect on all that happened.
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The DoD, coordinating with the FEMA, recently completed its largest-ever relief mission after Typhoon Soudelor plowed through Saipan.
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During the Secretary of Defense Senior Leader Engagement Program, Air Force Lt. Col. Todd Fleming educated the group with Department of Defense 101.
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