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Photo Illustration: After years of silence about the incident, Col. Pamela Lincoln voluntarily shared her experience with the hope that it might empower other survivors to come forward for...support they need.

After years of silence about the incident, Air Force Col. Pamela Lincoln voluntarily shared her experience as a sexual assault survivor with the hope that her story might empower other survivors to seek the support they need.
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It’s important for sexual assault survivors to know they’re not alone as they cope with their trauma. Thankfully, the staff of DoD’s Safe Helpline are waiting with open arms to offer help.
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Joint Chiefs and leaders across the DOD are invested in making the changes necessary to prevent sexual assault and to respond appropriately when it occurs.
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Photo: A message on sexual assault awareness prevention appears on the back of a T-shirt worn by a participant in the 5K Run/Walk during Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month at Kandahar Airfield in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. The goal of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ashley Bell.

Kandahar Airfield Base in Afghanistan began the month of April with a 5k run/walk in support of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
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File photo: President Barak Obama. Defense Department photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo

President Barack Obama calls for an end to sexual violence and support for victims and survivors of rape and sexual assault.
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