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Obama Enters week one of presidency

It’s about fucking time: 

He said service members leaving the military who are being treated for mental health conditions would now be automatically enrolled in a program in which mental health professionals help them move to VA care.

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War.  What is it good for?  Absolutely nothing!  Edwin Starr popularized those lyrics in 1970, with his #1 hit, “War,” and I whole-heartedly agree (in most cases) with that sentiment today.  676 more words

19-Year-Old Martinez Soldier Returns From Afghanistan To Emotional Welcome

MARTINEZ (CBS SF) — A 19-year-old soldier is headed home to Martinez on Friday afternoon after returning from a tour in Afghanistan.

U.S. Army Spc. Jeremy Scott, who served his first deployment in Afghanistan over the past nine months, emerged from a plane at San Francisco International Airport Friday morning to an emotional welcome from his closest family and friends, and a group of United Service Organization, or USO, members. 320 more words


Green Berets Donate Never-Before-Seen Photographs To 9/11 Museum

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Green Berets who served in Afghanistan are donating never-before-seen photographs to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

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Chapter 1

 1. Introduction to Afghanistan

When my interest in human development projects first developed during my youth while living in Karachi, little did I know that it would one day take me to Afghanistan, let alone working there for the benefits of its people. 1,799 more words

It's All About Treo

Author: Dave Heyhoe
Publisher: Quercus
Star Rating: 3/5
Date Read: August 4th to 7th, 2014
It’s All About Treo is the touching true account of the brave war dog, Treo, and his human, Dave Heyhoe and their six month tour in Afghanistan to where they were deployed as a search team for hidden explosives. 437 more words

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