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Fueling soldier lethality

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Fueling soldier lethality

The pizza MRE is finally coming to soldiers in the field and the chocolate Performance Readiness Bar will now be available to all basic combat trainees. In addition, New York cheesecake along with vacuum-packed fruits, vegetables and Monterey Jack cheese are among items in the new Close Combat Assault Ration currently

JBLM soldier at games

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JBLM soldier at games

Vietnamese troops stood side by side Sept. 29 with U.S. servicemembers, including Capt. Andrew Hyres from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, at the opening ceremony of Mungyeong Athlete's Village as delegations began arriving here for the Military World Games. More than 6,000 athletes from 103 nations will participate in the 6th Conseil International

JBLM soldier makes All-Army team

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JBLM soldier makes All-Army team

Sixteen servicemembers reported Aug. 23 to the military's first training camp for women's rugby, including a soldier from Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Armed Forces Sports has been working for about a decade to set up a female rugby program, said Steven Dinote, who directs the sports program for The Department of Defense. "It's

Promoting holistic medicine

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Promoting holistic medicine

Tai Chi, breathing techniques and mindful eating are among exercises that medical professionals will take part in during a 2.5-day class scheduled for Army clinics across the country. A team, from Army Medical Command, is going on the road to show doctors, nurses and other medical practitioners the value of holistic

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The next-generation combat vehicle

The Army's next-generation combat vehicle will probably run on alternative energy sources and feature directed-energy weapons, advanced-composite armor and an active protection system, experts said Tuesday. "There's a solid four years of analysis that has to occur" before decisions are made on procurement requirements, said Col. William T. Nuckols, director of

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Army tags aliens to sell image

The Army is launching the second phase of a new advertising campaign this week in conjunction with a promotional period for the movie Independence Day: Resurgence. In a television spot called "The U.S. Army: A Source of Inspiration," footage from the new movie shows troops preparing to attack a spaceship. A

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Top Spouse is a man

The Army's spouse of the year is on a mission to motivate other husbands into action. Dave Etter was named the 2016 Spouse of the Year for the Army by Armed Forces Insurance and he was recognized, May 5, at a ceremony on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia. He's the first

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