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Gaza war rages on despite pledge of Hamas, Israel truce

...witnesses said they were being urged to evacuate because of nearby clashes.Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, an Israeli army spokesman, said Sunday that a military probe shows that "a single errant mortar landed," but that it is "extremely unlikely...
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Grand jury indicts soldier in newborn's death

...the high 40s, the Anchorage Daily News reported.Ard entered the Army in October 2009 at Fort Jackson, S.C. Army spokesman John Pennell said in a statement issued from U.S. Army Alaska headquarters at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson...
Fort Greely official suspended over investigation

...Joseph Miley's command of the Fort Greely-based 49th Missile Defense Battalion was suspended Tuesday, said Army spokesman Marco Morales at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense headquarters in Huntsville, Ala. Morales told the Fairbanks...
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Army: Artillery training sparked Alaska wildfire

...waivers in extreme fire weather conditions to the U.S. Army Alaska deputy commanding officer at Fort Wainwright.An Army spokesman said anyone who believes they suffered any damages from the fire can contact the Fort Wainwright law center claims...
Suicide attack kills 41 at Afghan mosque

...foreign combat troops in 2014.Deaths of Afghan police and soldiers are higher this year than last year, according army spokesman Gen. Mohammad Zaher Azimi. Although the Taliban have claimed responsibility for a parallel sharp increase in attacks...
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Alaska Digest

...manufacturers. "Our intention is to find common-use items that work not only commercially but with the military," said Army spokesman Eric Emerton. The open house at an Elmendorf hangar was the show-and-tell portion of a four-day symposium in...
Alaska Digest

...Monday in Iraq. He was assigned to the 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team based at Fort Wainwright, according to Army spokesman Maj. Kirk Gohlke. Next of kin have been notified, Gohlke said. New route leaves Fairbanks off Lufthansa schedule...
Alaska Digest

...Brigade Combat Team based at Fort Wainwright, died on Wednesday while working out in a gym at his base in Mosul, Army spokesman Kirk Gohlke said. Medics attempted to resuscitate the soldier before evacuating him to the 47th Combat Support Hospital...
Northwest Digest

...Wainwright soldier was killed in Iraq, the second to die since the 172nd Stryker Brigade had its deployment extended, an Army spokesman said Monday. The soldier, whose name has not been released, was killed by small-arms fire on Sunday while conducting...
Soldier arrested in Fort Wainwright shooting

...Officials say the Stryker soldier shot the other soldier in a parking lot near a barracks, using a .45-caliber gun. Army spokesman Maj. Bill Coppernoll says the shooting is still under investigation.
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