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Army Pvt. Anthony Balac fires an M240B machine gun at Fort Drum, N.Y., June 14, 2018. Balac is assigned to the 2nd Platoon, 206th Military Police Company, New York Army National Guard. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Andrew Valenza VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Soldier…

Indiana National Guard Soldiers Will Lead Pacific Pathways Exercise

Approximately 1,400 soldiers with the Indiana Army National Guard’s 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, headquartered near here in Lawrence, will train overseas in a series of exercises known as Pacific Pathways. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Indiana National Guard Soldiers Will Lead Pacific Pathways Exercise

Resolute Support Nominee: Effort Still Needed to Prevent Homeland Atta

As the nominee to be the next commander of the Resolute Support Mission, Army Lt. Gen. Austin S. Miller testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee that the mission in Afghanistan is necessary to protect Americans from terror attacks in the homeland. VISIT THE SOURCE…

Face of Defense: Reserve Soldier Returns to Help Hometown Recruiters

Army Spc. Alexis Chacon was excited to help the recruiters in her home town and participated in the Hometown Recruiter Assistance Program. The program allows enlisted soldiers who have recently completed initial entry training to return to their home towns to assist recruiters by sharing…

Hawaii volcano feeding fast-moving 100-foot-wide river of lava

The Hawaii Army National Guard flew over Kilauea on Sunday for a close-up view of the latest activity around the erupting volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island, and captured dramatic footage of a growing lava channel. The river of lava is “100 feet across and moving…