An U.S. Army cultural support team member with the Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force scans the terrain while sitting in the back of a Humvee in Sarobi district, Afghanistan, Dec. 6, 2013.
An Infantry Master Sgt On Why Leaders Need To Embrace Gender Integration
A 26-year infantry NCO argues that military leaders at every echelon need to lead the way in terms of accepting and embracing this directive.
An HBO photo from the miniseries "Generation Kill."
10 Facts From ‘Generation Kill’ That Make Us Love The Series Even More
“Generation Kill” lets the audience look behind the cammie netting at an elite Marine unit during the initial invasion of Iraq.
Aseel Salman stands at attention during her platoon’s final drill evaluation on Nov. 6, 2013, at Parris Island, South Carolina.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: The Iraqi Interpreter Who Became A Marine
Aseel Salman served as an interpreter in Iraq before continuing her service and enlisting in the Marines.
Capt. William Sumner holds a puppy at the Iraqi Society for Animal Welfare facility's grand opening in Baghdad.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: This Army Captain Rescued Iraq’s Zoo Animals From Looters, Bombs, And Starvation
Although William Sumner knew nothing about animals, he volunteered to rebuild Baghdad’s abandoned zoo because he couldn’t stand to see its animals die from neglect and abuse.