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Military News Articles from 11/2013

Defense Intelligence Agency Honors Patriots and Torch Bearers

November 07, 2013 - Two extraordinary groups of people will be honored today during a ceremony at the Defense Intelligence Agency's headquarters at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling here.

National Guard Program Enhances U.S. Global Partnerships

November 07, 2013 - The National Guard State Partnership Program is an invaluable tool for the United States and for the nation's foreign partners, U.S. and Kosovar leaders said here yesterday.

Service Chiefs Testify on Risks of Sequestration

November 07, 2013 - As they face the prospect of another year of deep cuts to their budgets, the military's service chiefs testified today before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the impact sequestration is having on the ability to organize, train and equip.

Marines and Sailors get a Glimpse through Four Lenses

November 07, 2013 - The demanding training schedule Marines go through to be combat ready takes its toll on service members' relationships, whether single or married. These problems can hinder Marines' abilities to stay focused on the mission and put them in harm's way.

Officials Extend Teacher of Year Nomination Period

November 06, 2013 - With a continued focus on recognizing and promoting excellence in education, Department of Defense Education Activity officials have extended the Teacher of the Year nomination window through Nov. 29.

Navy to Participate in Veterans Week NYC 2013

November 06, 2013 - Several hundred U.S. Navy Sailors will participate in Veterans Week NYC 2013 from Nov. 6 - 12 in New York City to honor the service and sacrifice of all American veterans.

Slots Filling up Fast for Army's Premier Marksmanship training Event

November 06, 2013 - The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, in conjunction with the Maneuver Center of Excellence, will host the 2014 U.S. Army Small Arms Championships, Jan. 26 - Feb. 1, at Fort Benning, Ga.

Veterans Day Discounts Offered Across Nation For Those Who Served

November 06, 2013 - On Nov. 11, 2013, America will pay tribute to the men and women who served the nation. For Veterans Day, as a way to say thanks, many businesses across the nation will be giving discounts and running promotions for veterans.

More Corporations Join Military Spouse Employment Partnership

November 05, 2013 - In a show of commitment and support to those who serve alongside uniformed service members, 60 new corporations joined the Military Spouse Employment Partnership in an induction ceremony here today.

Veterans Affairs Meets President's Mental Health Executive Order Hiring Goal

November 05, 2013 - The Veterans Affairs Department has hired 815 peer specialists and peer apprentices, exceeding the hiring goal set in a 2012 presidential executive order aimed at improving access to mental health services.

Air National Guard Units Join Brazilian-led Exercise

November 05, 2013 - Air National Guard airmen are taking part in Cruzeiro do Sul Exercise, a Brazilian air exercise that officially kicked off Nov. 4 and is scheduled to be completed Nov. 15.

'Operation Mend' Heals Wounded Service Members at UCLA

November 05, 2013 - Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell visited "Operation Mend," Nov. 1, to gain insight and knowledge into the groundbreaking program that provides wounded military personnel with specialized medical care.

Camp Humphreys Gears Up for College Hoops Armed Forces Classic

November 04, 2013 - The Humphreys Community Fitness Center here will be the site for the second installment of the ESPN Armed Forces Classic men's college basketball game.

Era Ends for Pentagon's `Early Bird' News Summary

November 04, 2013 - The Defense Department's daily compilation of published defense-related news and commentary closed down Nov. 1, Army Col. Steve Warren, director of Pentagon press operations, said.

Rotational Forces Extend Partnership and Presence in Asia-Pacific

November 04, 2013 - U.S. force rotations in the Asia-Pacific region are bolstering key relationships there while as they extend the U.S. presence to reflect today's security environment, the U.S. Pacific Command chief told American Forces Press Service.

Nominations Open to Recognize Employers of Guardsmen and Reservists

November 04, 2013 - Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Defense Department office, is accepting nominations for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.

U.S. and Canadian Forces Exercise Arctic Search-and-Rescue Ops

November 01, 2013 - The call came in two days ago: an aircraft with 40 passengers aboard had gone down in a remote area somewhere along the Alaskan-Canadian border.

Pacom Chief Says Fiscal Climate Threatens to Hollow U.S. Military

November 01, 2013 - Unpredictable funding and the indiscriminate cuts being forced by sequestration are steadily eroding military readiness and threaten to leave a hollow force ill-prepared for future demands, the commander of U.S. Pacific Command told American Forces Press.
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