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- Sheppard Holds Sexual Assault Stand Down Day
Sheppard Airforce Base is putting one of the military's greatest concerns in the spotlight. And they hope Friday's strides will stop harassments and sexual assaults for good.
June 21, 2013 - KFDX Wichita Falls
- Russian ally Kyrgyzstan sets U.S. air base closure deadline
By Olga Dzyubenko BISHKEK (Reuters) - Kyrgyzstan on Thursday gave the United States until July next year to shut its airforce base at Manas, a staging post for U.S. troops and supplies in the Afghanistan conflict but now deemed unnecessary as foreign forces pull out. The move is likely to please Russia as it vies with the West and China for influence in the resource-rich region, once part of ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Iraq Invaded By Russians
During the Iran Iraq War Iraq was the fifth biggest airforce . Later on few broken aircraft asylumed in Iran.Unless can not turn as Pakistan or Iran not too big problem in the region.
June 20, 2013 - Strategy Page
- Barbara Mikulski in San Diego Union Tribune
The Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II were trailblazers and true patriots,said Sen. Barbara Mikulski, a Maryland Democrat who is leading the effort along with Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, a Texas Republican. "They risked their...
- Barack Obama in Reuters Blogs (blog)
The Women Airforce Service Pilots courageously answered their country's call in a time of need while blazing a trail for the brave women who have given and continue to give so much in service to this nation since,Obama said in a statement.
- Maria Cantwell in The Columbian
The Women Airforce Pilots are unsung members of 'The Greatest Generation,'US Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., said Wednesday. "They were trailblazers who had a tremendous impact on the role of women in the military today."