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Army Staff Sgt. Patricia King, second from right, together with other transgender military members, from left, Navy Lt. Cmdr. Blake Dremann, Army Capt. Alivia Stehlik, Army Capt. Jennifer Peace and Navy Petty Officer Third Class Akira Wyatt, testify about
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February 27, 2019 - 8:55 pm
Transgender troops testifying for the first time to Congress on Wednesday said transitioning to another sex made them stronger
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February 27, 2019 - 3:14 pm
Lindsey Muller served in the Army as a man for nearly a decade before telling her commanders in 2014 that she identified as a woman and would resign because military policy barred transgender personnel. Her superiors, citing her outstanding performance, persuaded the decorated attack helicopter...
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February 27, 2019 - 4:10 am
Lindsey Muller served in the Army as a man for nearly a decade before telling her commanders in 2014 that she identified as a woman and would resign because military policy barred transgender personnel. Her superiors, citing her outstanding performance, urged the decorated attack helicopter pilot...
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The Los Angeles-class, fast-attack submarine USS Pittsburgh (SSN 720) is moored to the pier at its homeport at Naval Submarine Base New London
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Hoskins
February 26, 2019 - 11:18 am
The USS Pittsburgh returned from its final deployment Tuesday.
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members of the U.S. military install multiple tiers of concertina wire along the banks of the Rio Grande near the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge at the U.S.-Mexico border, in Laredo, Texas.
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February 03, 2019 - 7:36 pm
The Pentagon said Sunday it will send 3,750 more troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to put up another 150 miles of concertina wire and provide other support for Customs and Border Protection.
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January 22, 2019 - 4:54 pm
Chance Thomas was a female when he served two tours of duty in the United States Navy between 1999 and 2015, but after a Supreme Court ruling Tuesday allowing the Trump administration restrictions on Transgender soldiers, he wouldn’t be able to reenlist if implemented today.
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January 22, 2019 - 12:17 pm
The Trump administration can go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue, the Supreme Court decided Tuesday.
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January 16, 2019 - 10:47 am
The U.S. military says a number of service members were killed Wednesday in an explosion while conducting a routine patrol in Syria — the first instance of U.S. casualties since President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw troops from the country last month.
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(AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)
January 11, 2019 - 5:10 am
BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S.-led military coalition in Syria has begun the process of withdrawing troops from Syria, a U.S. military official said Friday, declining to comment on specific timetables or movements.
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet members of the military as they arrive for a hangar rally at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq
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December 27, 2018 - 7:17 pm
President Donald Trump's surprise trip to Iraq may have quieted criticism at home that he had yet to visit troops in a combat zone, but it has infuriated Iraqi politicians who on Thursday demanded the withdrawal of U.S. forces.
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