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Chinese premier arrives in Seoul for three-way summit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Seoul on Saturday for a three-way summit with South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe aimed at repairing relations strained from historical and territorial issues. …read more Read more here:: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/starsandstripes/general/~3/XZyvDiV4x30/chinese-premier-arrives-in-seoul-for-three-way-summit-1.376262

Give Veterans Your Word for Veterans Day

It’s kudos to the sacrifices many veterans have made. They put country before their family and friends. Their social life consisted of a tent in the middle of nowhere, Meals Ready to Eat (MREs) propped against a rock, and an M16 handy. …read more Read more here:: http://www.veteransnewsnow.com/2015/10/30/give-veterans-your-word-for-veterans-day/

VA’s Million Veteran Program hits 400K Milestone

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ Million Veteran Program (MVP) has enrolled its 400,000th Veteran volunteer, squarely putting it on track to become one of the world’s largest medical databases, linking genetic, clinical, lifestyle and military-exposure information, with the goal of learning more about the role of genes in health and disease. …read more Read more […]

Fire at Philippines market kills 15 vendors, children

A pre-dawn fire in the southern Philippines raced through public market stalls, killing 15 vendors, including six children, who were sleeping there to be up early for the weekend crowds, police said. …read more Read more here:: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/starsandstripes/general/~3/rTh6w9ERWA8/fire-at-philippines-market-kills-15-vendors-children-1.376261

VA Announces Expansion of Veterans Economic Communities Initiative

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced the expansion of a program aimed at increasing education and employment opportunities to America’s Veterans to an additional to 25 new communities. The Veterans Economic Communities Initiative (VECI) brings together local and national partners to coordinate services for Veterans, Servicemembers and military families. …read more Read more […]

Fort Carson cavalry squadron honor war dead ahead of Afghan deployment

Fort Carson soldiers who will soon risk their lives in Afghanistan honored 21 comrades who have given their lives during a Friday ceremony for the post’s 3rd Squadron of the 61st Cavalry Regiment. …read more Read more here:: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/starsandstripes/general/~3/Dj0ju3r4HtI/fort-carson-cavalry-squadron-honor-war-dead-ahead-of-afghan-deployment-1.376260

Leading ROTC Schools For Army

Interested in Joining the US Army? Without any question, ROTC schools for the Army are the best Option! ROTC acronym for Reserve Officers’ Training Corps is a program designed to prepare college students for future service in the U.S. Navy, Army and Air Force. Students interested in gaining exposure to the rigors of military training […]