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The Dreaded Gas Chamber

Marines assigned to Camp Pendleton, Calif., prepare for nuclear, chemical, biological and radiological warfare threats.
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Photo: U.S. Army Sgt. Manuel Lechuga and Pvt. Nick Knappe, assigned to Colorado National Guard’s CERFP (CBRN - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear - Enhanced Response Force Package), search a man-made rubble pile for mock victims during a natural-disaster training scenario, July 24, 2013, at the North Metro Fire Rescue District Training Center in Northglenn, Colo., as part of the 2013 Vigilant Guard Exercise. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Zach Sheely/RELEASED)

Army Sgt. Manuel Lechuga, right, and Army Pvt. Nick Knappe, left, search a rubble pile for mock victims during a natural disaster training scenario as part of exercise Vigilant Guard 2013 in Northglenn, Colo., July 24, 2013.
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In  our news roundup for Friday, August 10: Last week Defense Secretary Leon Panetta visited countries in Northern Africa and the Middle East to discuss regional security issues including the Syrian conflict and the Iranian nuclear program. Japanese Defense Minister …
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Stealth for a submarine is something of a must.  For the service members on board the USS Maine, not being seen and heard is a part of their daily life, but this is more than just being swift, silent and …
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The 1st Area Medical Laboratory tested a new concept during a field training exercise that could revolutionize the unit’s framework. The 1st AML is designed as a deployable analytical laboratory with a diagnostic capability to detect and identify environment contaminations …
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