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July 19, 2018

Exercise Sea Breeze 2018 Concludes in Ukraine

A multinational maritime exercise held in the Black Sea and designed to enhance interoperability of participating nations and strengthen regional maritime security concluded with a ceremony in Odessa, Ukraine.

July 19, 2018

World War II Survivor Marks Guam Liberation

Irene Perez Ploke Sgambelluri was 10 years old in 1942 when her father, Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John Ploke, a pharmacist’s mate, was taken into custody by Japanese forces in Guam during the early days of America's war with Japan. This week, she participated in a full-honors ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier marking the anniversary of Guam's liberation.

July 18, 2018

Patriot North Exercise Prepares Military, Civilian First Responders

About 900 service members and civilian emergency management personnel and responders are participating in a National Guard Bureau-sponsored domestic operations training exercise in Wisconsin.

July 17, 2018

Watercraft Operators Gain Experience in Annual Exercise

Watercraft operators play a huge role in ensuring the Army’s overall mission readiness by overseeing cargo operations and making sure soldiers on land and at sea have access to resources needed for combat.

July 17, 2018

Special Operations Competition Kicks Off in Panama

Spirits were high in Panama for about 100 competitors as Fuerzas Comando, a multinational special operations competition sponsored by U.S. Southern Command and executed by U.S. Special Operations Command South, kicked off its 14th iteration.

July 16, 2018

Fitness Programs Support Marine Corps Readiness

The Marine Corps prides itself on being the world’s finest fighting force. To help the Corps maintain this title, units and individual Marines can take advantage of force fitness instructors and various Semper Fit programs to uphold the Corps’ physical fitness standards.

July 16, 2018

California Guard Engineers Build Temporary Bridge for Firefighting Effort

Just as it did three years ago, the California Army National Guard's 132nd Multirole Bridge Company built a temporary bridge to facilitate state firefighting efforts.

July 13, 2018

Coalition Medical Training Saves Iraqi Lives

Medical training that coalition forces provide to their Iraqi partners saves lives, and it is on track to save more.

July 12, 2018

Maintenance Innovation Slashes Delivery Times

A maintenance airman based in England was frustrated that it took 90 days for his unit to order and receive mission-essential parts, so he decided to do something about it.

July 12, 2018

Task Force Alamo Arrives in Djibouti, Assumes Security Mission

One Texas Army National Guard battalion transferred security force responsibilities for Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa to another at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti.

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