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The Korean War, which began June 25, 1950, with the North Korean army’s invasion of South Korea, officially ended July 27, 1953 – a day now officially recognized as Armistice Day.  The signing marked the end of the longest negotiated armistice …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for June 15: Department of Defense leaders urged lawmakers in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to ratify the Law of the Sea convention. Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. James Winnefeld …
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In the “This Week in the DoD” podcast for August 5: President Barack Obama has announced a proposal to provide incentives for businesses who hire veterans.  He stated that many veterans find military skills don’t qualify them for civilian jobs, and …
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In the AFPS podcast for September 9: A recap of visits to Afghanistan by top U.S. defense officials including Secretary of Defense, Robert Gates; Army Gen. David Petraeus, the Commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan clarified the counterinsurgency …
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