A Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle equipped with a mine roller plows through the fine sand of Helmand province, Afghanistan, during a combat logistics patrol conducted by Transportation Support Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command (Southwest), July 25, 2013.
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This Collection Of Short Stories Captures The Truth About War Better Than Nonfiction
A U.S. Marine Corps veteran reviews “The Road Ahead” by Adrian Bonenberger and Brian Castner, a collection of Iraq and Afghanistan War short stories.
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Mother Devastated After Dead Soldier’s Ring Stolen From Grave
Her late husband had given the ring to her son before he deployed.
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SEAL Team 6 Member Edward C. Byers Jr. Awarded The Medal Of Honor
Navy Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward C. Byers Jr. is the first living SEAL to receive the award since Vietnam.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, left, listens to a briefing about prosthetics technology from representatives from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency April 22, 2014, at the Pentagon in Arlington, Va. (DoD photo by Sgt. Aaron Hostutler, U.S. Marine Corps/Released)
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10 Advances In Medical Technology From The Global War On Terror
Here are 10 advances in medical technology that came directly out of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
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America Should Not Forget About The War In Afghanistan
Remember that other war we're still in engaged in?
Capt. Rastislav Osadsky, 36, of the Czech Republic, with the U.S. Army's 25th Infantry Division, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Battalion 27th Infantry Regiment based in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, attends a ceremony commemorating the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and soldiers the unit has lost since then in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 at Forward Operating Base Bostick in Kunar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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13 Years After 9/11, We Are Still Waiting For Peace
On the 13th anniversary of September 11, the United States is once again preparing for war.