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Military Aircraft Crash in Iraq Highlights Dangers Troops Face Each Day

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:35:00 GMT

A military aircraft crash in Iraq, in which an American service member died and several others were injured, highlights the dangers troops face every day, Pentagon spokesman Army Col. Robert Manning III told reporters.
Pentagon spokesman briefs reporters.

New York Guard, Habitat for Humanity Partner to Build Houses in Puerto Rico

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:25:00 GMT

Soldiers from the New York Army National Guard spent two weeks helping Habitat for Humanity build a three-family home in Puerto Rico.
Soldiers help to build a house.

U.S., Iraq, Kuwait Complete Trilateral Exercise

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:59:00 GMT

The U.S. Navy and Coast Guard completed a trilateral exercise with Iraqi and Kuwaiti navy partners in the Northern Persian Gulf to improve the coordination of maritime security tactics between the three nations.
U.S. Navy and Coast Guard sailors discuss an exercise with Kuwaiti sailors.

Celebrating Diversity: The Dontee Wrenn Story

 

Celebrating Diversity: The Dontee Wrenn Story

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Dontee Wrenn, who is completely blind, has worked at the Pentagon for 16 years. Wrenn excels in his field, despite his impairment.

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As part of Women's History Month, we recognize Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Olga Custodio, the first Latina U.S. Air Force pilot. "Coming through the Air Force was a career I always dreamed of, and that's what I was able to accomplish here." --USAF Lt Col Olga Custodio, Ret. Click below to take a look back to the San Antonio Aviation and Aerospace Hall of Fame awards, where Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Custodio was honored. #WomensHistoryMonth #DoD #doddiversity #diversity #inclusion
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The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) announces observance of Women's History Month. Both in uniform and through the civilian sector, American mothers, daughters, sisters, and wives have selflessly served to defend and protect the land of the free and home of the brave. Even in grim situations and under austere conditions, these women have persevered--standing tall and strong as defenders of freedom, liberty, and justice. The Department salutes all the patriotic women who have answered the call of duty throughout our Nation's history and those who continue to stand the watch. #WomensHistoryMonth #USA #DoD #doddiversity #diversity #inclusion
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The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) joins the nation in celebration of National African American History Month, February 1-28, 2018. From the early days of the American Revolution to the trenches of World War I and II; from the jungles of Vietnam to the deserts and mountains of Iraq and Afghanistan, and present-day missions around the world, African Americans have honorably served to defend this great nation. DoD is committed to recognizing and honoring African Americans for their noble service to our nation and advancement of the principles of equality and diversity throughout the United States. #DoD #AfricanAmericanHistoryMonth #BlackHistoryMonth #ODMEO #doddiversity #diversity #inclusion
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34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance: Thursday, January 25, 2018 10:00 a.m. Pentagon Auditorium
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In the spirit of Dr. King, #MLKDay is recognized as a day of #service. Share how you are honoring the #legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.!
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