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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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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...
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...
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...
Alaska Digest

...the Army said Tuesday. The soldier was identified as Staff Sgt. Jacob McMillan, 25, of Lafayette, La., said Army spokesman Maj. Kirk Gohlke. The Department of Defense said the detonation Dec. 20 was followed by enemy small arms fire...
Alaska Digest

...Springer II, 23, died Friday in Baghdad when an explosive went off near his unit during a patrol, according to Army spokesman Chuck Canterbury. Springer was a medic assigned to the 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Airborne Brigade...
Missing grenade launcher found

...battalion to base Tuesday evening and Thanksgiving leaves were postponed. The problem? A missing grenade launcher. Army spokesman Maj. Bill Coppernoll says the weapon was located about 5 p.m. Wednesday in a military vehicle on base. He says...
Regional News
Army identifies soldier killed in Iraq

...Stryker vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb during a mounted patrol in Baghdad early last Wednesday morning, U.S. Army spokesman spokesman Maj. Kirk Gohlke said. Sowinski was a Cavalry Scout assigned to the 4th Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment...
Northwest Digest

...on foot patrol died when a roadside bomb went off near his vehicle in South Baghdad, said Capt. Richard Hyde, an Army spokesman. Another soldier was seriously injured. Three other soldiers were killed Monday when several roadside bombs went...


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