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Joseph Washington Betit

...captain came on January 26, 1953, and he was assigned to the Pentagon from September, 1955, to September 1958, where he accepted...through June, 1961. As a major he was again assigned to the Pentagon and then as Adjutant General at Ft. Devens, Mass. Joseph...
No secret to improving intelligence or have been built since September 2001," the Post reports. "Together they occupy the equivalent of almost three Pentagons or 22 U.S. Capitol buildings-about 17 million square feet of space." This seems like a waste of resources, considering...
Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 pct.

...aggression from Russia and China, the Pentagon is planning to increase its use of drones...Pacific.One senior defense official said Pentagon leaders are taking those security challenges...authorized to discuss the issue publicly.Pentagon leaders have been wrestling with the...
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Bid to shut Guantanamo roils Pentagon, White House, Congress

...politics. Frustrated White House and Pentagon officials are blaming each other for...predecessor, Chuck Hagel, was forced from the Pentagon job in part because the White House take them.During his two years as Pentagon chief, Hagel approved 44 detainee transfers...
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Pentagon: American killed in raid to free Iraqis held by IS

...number of militants and recovered what the Pentagon called a trove of valuable intelligence...counter-IS military campaign in August 2014.Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said the target...of being killed, as asserted by the Pentagon.The Kurdish statement said more than...
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Pentagon announces plan lifting transgender ban

WASHINGTON - The Pentagon's current regulations banning transgender...council's executive vice president. "The Pentagon must answer whether this proposed policy...weeks of high-level meetings in the Pentagon among military chiefs, secretaries...
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Walker travels to Pentagon to make case for Alaska troops

ANCHORAGE - Alaska Gov. Bill Walker met Thursday in Washington, D.C., with Pentagon officials to make a case for maintaining current troop levels in the state.Walker stressed Alaska's strategic importance...
US troops didn't have eyes on Afghan hospital before attack

...Obama has apologized for the attack. The Pentagon has said it was a mistake that resulted...we do to avoid civilian casualties," Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt. Jeff Davis said...That belief was so pervasive in the Pentagon that Carter Malkasian, a senior adviser...
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My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day keep on doing the work your Nation expects of you."As a general, LeMay took his conscienceless imagination into the Pentagon where he served as the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force. There he unsuccessfully urged President John F. Kennedy to...
Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...Mohammed Emwazi, the British-accented militant known as "Jihadi John" who is seen in grisly IS beheading videos. The Pentagon also said an American airstrike targeted and likely killed Abu Nabil, a top Islamic State leader in Libya.France has been...
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