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Aug. 17, 2018

Civil Affairs Soldiers Enhance Tanzanian Operations to Counter Illicit Trafficking

Deep in one of the largest countries in East Africa, U.S. Army soldiers have been training Tanzanian game wardens in operations to deter poachers and prevent extremist organizations from profiting from illicit activities.

Aug. 17, 2018

Making Memories to Last a Lifetime

Soldiers at Fort Carson in Colorado welcomed 11-year-old Carson Raulerson, who was born with Knobloch Syndrome, a rare progressive degenerative disease that causes most people with it to lose their eyesight before they turn 20.

Aug. 15, 2018

Guardsmen Work Together to Save Stricken Woman’s Life

A group of Guardsmen worked together to get medical attention for a woman who was experiencing a cardiac event at a local medical clinic in Hawaii.

Aug. 15, 2018

U.S., Kenyan Military Dog Handlers Share Knowledge, Experience

Kenyan and American service members teamed up at the Kenyan army’s 1st Canine Regiment headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, to share the best ways to treat and train military working dogs in the field.

Aug. 9, 2018

Air Force, Army, Navy Cyber Techs Participate in Exercise Patriot Warrior

Air Force, Army and Navy cyber technicians honed their skills during realistic scenarios at Exercise Patriot Warrior at Fort McCoy, Wis.

Aug. 7, 2018

101st Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade 'Lifeliners' Train to Sustain Lives

The 101st Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade's medical team -- consisting of a family practice medical doctor and two combat medic specialists -- provides medical support to more than 500 service members.

Aug. 7, 2018

Remotely Piloted Aircraft Become Mainstay of Wildland Firefighting

The MQ-9 Reaper drone has developed into a key asset in California’s fight against wildfires, including the Carr and Mendocino Complex Fires, which are currently burning in Northern California.

Aug. 6, 2018

Air Force Scientists Study Artificial Silk for Body Armor, Parachutes

Air Force researchers are working to develop a functional fiber that can be woven into sizeable, flexible fabrics and eventually be used in military body armor and parachutes.

Aug. 3, 2018

Rex Goes Home: Military Working Dog to Receive Cancer Treatment

Djibouti-deployed Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Jordan Fuentes plans on adopting his ailing military working dog partner, Rex, who's been diagnosed with cancer.

Aug. 1, 2018

Language Barrier No Obstacle for Deployed Doctors

An Italian civilian woman involved in a nearly fatal car accident adjacent to Nigerien Air Base 101 in Niamey, Niger, likely would have died at the civilian hospital if it weren’t for the efforts of service members from the U.S., Canada, France, Germany and Italy.

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