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Photo Illustration: U.S. soldiers assigned to the 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 294th Infantry Regiment, Guam Army National Guard gather to say a prayer before a mission on Main Operating Base Lashkar Gah in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 19, 2013. (U.S. Army National Guard photo illustration by Sgt. Eddie Siguenza /U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/ Released)

DoDLive has compiled this list of resources to help those affected by the shootings at Ft. Hood, Texas.
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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff U.S. Army General Martin E. Dempsey hosted his second Facebook Town Hall where he addressed a range of questions.
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Photo: Senior Airman Trevor Pype, 451st Expeditionary Communications Squadron, cyber transport technician, maintains the Morale Net system at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. The Morale Net provides free Internet access to Kandahar airmen and contractors directly supporting the 451st Air Expeditionary Wing mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jack Sanders/ Released)

Traditionally holidays are a time to spend with families and friends. Now even those deployed to Afghanistan have the ability to see their loved ones on the holidays through Morale Net.
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Photo: Red Cross staff member Felicia Chavez poses with Soldiers after she handed out holiday cards, outside the American Red Cross office at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, in 2012. The cards collected through the Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes program are distributed worldwide to the members of the U.S. military, veterans and their families.

Something as simple as a letter can bring Christmas joy to service members deployed around the globe. The Red Cross’ Holiday Mail for Heroes program helps make this happen.
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Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, participated in his first Facebook Town Hall Dec. 9, 2013 where he answered questions from service members.
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