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Army Staff Sgt. Luis Guzman, 169th Aviation Regiment, catches up on email in Shooters recreation center at the Transit Center at Manas, Kyrgyzstan.
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Job-seeking veterans and service members speak with a prospective employer at a job fair at Nationals Park on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.
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A veterans interviews for a job
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Marines reach top of mountain
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A recruit attempts to pull himself over a raised log on an obstacle course on Parris Island, S.C.
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Cpl. Ryan A. Siwak, a cannoneer with Golf Battery, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and native of Penn Yan, N. Y., winces as oleoresin capsicum (a more potent form of pepper spray) hits his face during the culminating event of the unit’s public disorder and non-lethal weapons employment training aboard Camp Hanson, Okinawa, Japan, Jan. 24, 2014. Experiencing OC spray ensures Marines understand the effects and, if cross-contaminated during use, they are able to fight through the pain and perform their job.
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A U.S. Navy parachute demonstration team member salutes as he steps off the ramp of a C-130 Hercules aircraft.
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Students in the third phase of the Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL school rappel down a 60-foot tower in Coronado. For those students who go on to become Navy SEALs, this marks the first of many rappels to come in their careers.
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A force reconnaissance Marine with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit performs a static line jump out of an MV-22 Osprey at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Jan. 22, 2014. The MEU is scheduled to deploy to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group as a sea-based, expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious missions across the full range of military operations.
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