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In today's Stripes in 7, check out stories on a new commander at Army Garrison Bavaria, a Navy "innocent passage” demo and more. stripes.com/multimedia/str…
"Our father was an American citizen with no involvement in the Mexico-United States drug war, he was an innocent bystander that unwittingly became caught in the crosshairs of a dangerous drug cartel," said Lannie Walker. stripes.com/theaters/ameri…
Congratulations to these Air Force staff sergeants who were selected for promotion to technical sergeant! stripes.com/branches/promo…
Archive photo of the day | Grilling on TV Hill in South Korea, 1958 stripes.com/history/archiv…
The morale and opinion about the state’s border mission among troops represents a vast change from earlier this year when some Guard members joined a state employees union to fight the pay problems and poor living conditions that they faced. stripes.com/branches/army/…
Tamulevich was a two-sport standout at the Naval Academy, a bruising fullback in football and tenacious defenseman in lacrosse. He recently retired after serving 26 years in the Navy and another 30 with the Naval Academy Athletic Association. stripes.com/veterans/obitu…
The International Criminal Court is aiming to put forward its first case over alleged Russian war crimes in Ukraine as early as this winter, according to people familiar with the matter. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
The 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade soldiers, who are based at Fort Bragg, N.C., sprang into action when a Jubba Airlines jet crash-landed at Mogadishu International Airport at about 10:30 a.m. stripes.com/branches/army/…
VA secretary authorizes commission to search for benefits undersecretary, names interim #veterans #benefits #executive stripes.com/veterans/2022-…
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The Army had initially targeted an end strength of 473,000 soldiers for the fiscal year before reducing that goal by 12,000 troops in April. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
An amendment in the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2023 could require the Navy to serve plant-based protein options at two overseas bases. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough has approved the formation of a commission to search for candidates to fill the top job for the agency’s benefits administration and named someone to serve in the position in the interim. stripes.com/veterans/2022-…
The drug use has been fueled by persistent poverty and decades of war that left few families unscarred. stripes.com/theaters/middl…
To date, more than 66,000 tons of weaponry have made their way to Ukraine via secret routes. The task force, known as the EUCOM Control Center Ukraine, has been at the center of it all. stripes.com/branches/army/…
Ukraine’s first lady Olena Zelenska appealed to Congress on Wednesday for air defense systems, pleading for more weapons for her country to fend off Russia’s deadly attacks on civilians. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
Signs of the shooter’s disturbing behavior — which included terrorizing women with threats of graphic violence — were ignored in the years leading up to the massacre at Robb Elementary, according to an interim report released over the weekend. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
A new commander at Army Garrison Bavaria, a Navy "innocent passage” demo and more in today's episode of Stripes in 7. stripes.com/multimedia/str…
The bipartisan U.S. Senate bill, called the Iran Nuclear Weapons Capability Act of 2022, seeks to compel the government to assess the dangers posed by Iran and come up with a strategy to deal with them. stripes.com/theaters/middl…
The United States will send four additional advanced rocket systems to Ukraine as Russia’s war on the country enters its sixth month, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said Wednesday. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
The report states the committee’s view that “spending additional time and resources to combat exceptionally rare instances of extremism in the military is an inappropriate use of taxpayer funds." stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
Engelman was 101, and one of the last surviving Army nurses to serve near the front lines during World War II, when she died June 30 at a board-and-care home in Laguna Niguel, Calif. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
The cafeteria, which was built in the 1950s and primarily serves enlisted airmen living in the dorms, closed in January 2020 for major renovations, during which it received a modern facelift. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
A trio of American soldiers teamed up with Somali counterparts they were training to become first responders at a fiery plane crash at the airport in Mogadishu. stripes.com/branches/army/…
Recruitment woes have hit all branches of the military this year but are particularly pronounced in the Army, the largest of the services. Rep. Jackie Speier described the Army’s end strength numbers as “alarming” and called for a congressional hearing. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
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‘I get chills thinking about it’: After 246 years, Marines set for their first Black four-star general stripes.com/branches/marin…
Hundreds of people have been killed in Afghanistan since the Taliban overran the country nearly a year ago, even though security on the whole has improved since then, according to the United Nations. stripes.com/theaters/middl…
Navy to test meat alternatives at overseas bases stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
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Kaiserslautern city’s energy savings plan includes switching off night illumination of public and historical buildings for the rest of the year. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
A teacher and a nurse with Defense Department schools on Okinawa were handed suspended sentences Wednesday for possessing and growing cannabis at their Japanese home. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
The service will be free for U.S. troops, their family members, military retirees and Defense Department civilians living overseas to download and watch. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
Ukrainian forces have struck and seriously damaged a bridge that is key for supplying Russian troops in southern Ukraine, a regional official said. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
Tokyo reported 19,059 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, exceeding 10,000 new daily cases for the first time since March, according to Tokyo Metropolitan statistics online. Infections are also on the rise for U.S. forces in South Korea. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
COVID-related hospitalization rates across Europe have doubled, although intensive care admissions have remained low. stripes.com/theaters/europ…
This edition features stories on a new commander at Army Garrison Bavaria, a Navy "innocent passage” demo and more. stripes.com/multimedia/str…
Changes to a program to provide visas to interpreters who worked with American forces during the war in Afghanistan could reduce waiting times by about a month, the State Department said. stripes.com/theaters/middl…
Muriel Engelman was 101, and one of the last surviving Army nurses to serve near the front lines during World War II, when she died June 30 at a board-and-care home. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
The Chinese military has announced a five-day exercise in the South China Sea in an area that overlaps a chain of disputed islands the U.S. Navy patrolled last week. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
Regulators authorized the nation’s first so-called protein vaccine against COVID-19 last week, but the final hurdle was a recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee gave easy bipartisan approval Tuesday to admitting Finland and Sweden into NATO. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
The United States’ “One China” policy has “outlived its usefulness,” former Defense Secretary Mark Esper said in Taipei hours before another U.S. warship passed through the Taiwan Strait. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
Japanese authorities have obtained court approval to extend the detention of the suspect in former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's assassination earlier this month for 10 more days until they file formal charges. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
Volcanic ash was a flight hazard for American airlifters who spent 10 days training with their Indonesian counterparts on the island of Java last month. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
A shortage of spare engines may leave some F-35s grounded because it’s taking longer than planned to repair a key component for the U.S.’s costliest warplane, according to congressional auditors. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
An amendment in the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2023 could require the Navy to serve plant-based protein options at two overseas bases. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
The Army will fail to meet its end strength goal by up to 28,000 soldiers this fiscal year, falling to a force of between 445,000 and 452,000 troops by Sept. 30. stripes.com/theaters/us/20…
While most of the troops participating in the Rim of the Pacific exercise in Hawaii headed out to sea drills last week, some soldiers and Marines have kept one foot on land (by @WyattwOlson). stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
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While most of the troops participating in the Rim of the Pacific exercise in Hawaii headed out to sea drills last week, some soldiers and Marines have kept one foot on land. stripes.com/theaters/asia_…
“The VA is listening to veterans, incorporating their feedback and reviewing access to care across the organization,” said Steven Lieberman, acting deputy undersecretary for the VA’s health administration. stripes.com/veterans/2022-…
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