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Iraqi Police: Baghdad Bombs Kill 18, Wound 52

Posted: 12/17/2008 - An Iraqi police official says the first blast was from a car bomb. Moments later, a roadside bomb went off nearby targeting people rushing to the scene.

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Army Rolls Out Revised Training Doctrine

Posted: 12/16/2008 - The Army has released its latest field manual on training, elevating the need for units to prepare to conduct stability operations during combat deployments.

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Attorneys For Atheist Soldier To Amend Lawsuit

Posted: 12/15/2008 - Attorneys for an atheist soldier at Fort Riley will be amending their lawsuit against the Department of Defense to include new allegations about evangelizing in combat.

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Chiarelli Focusing On Rebalancing Army In 2009

Posted: 12/12/2008 - The Army's vice chief of staff says he will continue to focus on rebalancing the force in 2009 as the United States continues to fight wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Gates: More Brigades To Afghanistan By Summer

Posted: 12/11/2008 - Defense Secretary Robert Gates says the Pentagon is moving to get three of the four combat brigades requested by commanders into Afghanistan by next summer.

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Fort Riley Halfway Complete With Construction Boom

Posted: 12/09/2008 - Army officials say they are about halfway through a $1.7 billion construction boom that was started to handle the return of the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley.

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Army Majors Working On Afghan Strategy

Posted: 12/09/2008 - A group of Army majors is working on new military strategies at Fort Leavenworth, using an increased number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

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Kansas' 1st Infantry Division Color Guard Invited To Inauguration

Posted: 12/08/2008 - President-elect Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Joe Biden's Inaugural Committee officially extended an offer to the First Infantry Division Commanding General's Mounted Color Guard from Fort Riley, Kansas to march in the 56th Inaugural Parade.

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Judge Declines To Lift Stay Of Army Execution

Posted: 12/05/2008 - A federal district judge in Kansas has declined the government's request to lift a stay of execution for a former North Carolina soldier convicted of murder and rapes.

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Pentagon To Recruit Aliens On Visas For War Effort

Posted: 12/05/2008 - Struggling to find enough doctors, nurses and linguists for the war effort, the Pentagon will temporarily try to recruit foreigners who have been living in the states on student and work visas as well as on refugee and political asylum status.

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U.S. Prepares For Troop Buildup In Afghanistan

Posted: 12/05/2008 - A top U.S officer says the military is beginning a massive building effort in Afghanistan to house the roughly 20,000 additional troops, including an undetermined increase in Marines, that are expected to begin pouring in early next year.

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Military Families To Receive Free Christmas Trees

Posted: 12/05/2008 - Free fresh Christmas Trees will available for military Families Dec. 10-12. Priority will be given to spouses of deployed Soldiers and Soldiers and Families of the Warrior Transition Battalion.

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Two Soldiers Killed; Fallujah Bombings Kill 10

Posted: 12/04/2008 - The U.S. military says two American soldiers have been killed in a suicide attack in Mosul and an Iraqi police station in Fallujah has been leveled.

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Judge Stays Army Execution

Posted: 12/02/2008 - A U.S. District Court judge in Kansas has issued a stay in the scheduled execution of an Army soldier convicted of murders and rapes in the 1980s.

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