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Aug. 2, 2018

Rim of the Pacific Exercise Features Last Flight for RQ-7B Shadow

After years of service to the armed services, the RQ-7B Shadow unmanned aerial system was retired after its final flight during the culmination event for the Rim of the Pacific 2018 exercise at Pyramid Rock Beach at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.

July 2, 2018

Combat Engineers Bring Construction, Destruction to Battlefield

Whether building schools or changing the battle space, combat engineers are there to pave the way.

June 22, 2018

Face of Defense: Soccer Dream Comes True for Marine Infantryman

Fifteen years into his career and after six overseas deployments and tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Alberto Boy is team captain for the All-Marine Corps Men's soccer team and says it's a dream to finally be able to play the sport he loves.

June 11, 2018

Leaders, Celebrities Salute ‘Inspirational’ 2018 DoD Warrior Games

The 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games, described by a senior Air Force leader as ‘absolutely’ successful and inspirational, drew to a close at the U.S. Air Force Academy.

June 5, 2018

Coaches Help Warrior Games Athletes Achieve Goals

Coaches support their athletes as they compete in a range of adaptive sporting events during the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games at the U.S. Air Force Academy.

May 29, 2018

Dunford to Attend Pacom Command Change, Meet With Pacific Allies

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford will take advantage of U.S. Pacific Command’s upcoming change of command to meet with Pacific allies in Hawaii.

May 2, 2018

Investments Focus on More Lethal Force, Navy Secretary Says

The naval enterprise is investing in its people and capabilities to build a more lethal force in the age of great power competition, Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer said during a Pentagon news briefing.

April 27, 2018

Face of Defense: Marine General, Former Drill Instructor Describe Unbroken Bond

The Marine Corps promises few things to its members: discipline, shared hardships and, for many, a fresh start. Among those promises is something else that many search for but not all find -- a lifelong brotherhood. This very bond is what Larry Stratton and Brig. Gen. Dimitri Henry, the Marine Corps’ director of intelligence, found in each other.

April 19, 2018

Army, Marine Corps Stress Importance of Ground Forces Modernization

Army and Marine Corps officials stressed to lawmakers in Washington the urgency in modernizing ground forces amid an increasingly challenging security environment.

April 5, 2018

DoD Extends Sympathy to Families of Service Members Killed in Separate Accidents

The Defense Department extends its deepest sympathies and prayers to the families and friends of the four Marines who died in a helicopter training accident in California and an Air Force Thunderbirds pilot who died in an F-16 crash in Nevada, a Pentagon spokesperson said.

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