DoD to Provide $200 Million in Security Cooperation Funds to Ukraine

The Defense Department announced that it will provide $200 million to Ukraine in security cooperation funds for additional training, equipment and advisory efforts to build the defensive capacity of Ukraine’s forces. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD to Provide $200 Million in Security Cooperation Funds to…

Air Force Recruiters Learn About Innovations for Next-Gen Special Ops

For the first time in the Defense Department, a series of career field specialties is using human performance monitoring and a data collection system, as well as specialized recruiters. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Air Force Recruiters Learn About Innovations for Next-Gen Special Ops

Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Pa

The Defense Department has identified more than 130,000 veterans who may be eligible for a refund for taxes paid on their disability severance payment. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Pa

‘Exciting, Crucial’ Time in AI Development, Official Tells Innovation

Artificial intelligence is a strategic priority for the Defense Department that could transform the way the department operates, the head of machine learning at the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE ‘Exciting, Crucial’ Time in AI Development, Official Tells Innovation

DoD Announces Policy Change on Transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits

The Defense Department issued a substantive change to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Announces Policy Change on Transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill…

Fire Fight

Firefighters with the Camp Pendleton Fire Department combat a fire in the Santa Margarita/De Luz Housing area on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., July 6, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Dylan Chagnon VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Fire Fight http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

DoD Personnel Assist in Thai Cave Rescue Operations

Defense Department personnel continue to assist in the rescue operations in Thailand to evacuate the remaining four boys and their coach from a flooded cave system, the director of defense press operations said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Personnel Assist in Thai Cave Rescue Operations

Two Centcom-Based Service Members Die Over Weekend

Members of the Defense Department express condolences for two U.S. Central Command service members who died during the weekend, the director of defense press operations told Pentagon reporters. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Two Centcom-Based Service Members Die Over Weekend

US State Department Declines to Provide Timeline for N. Korea Denuclearization – YouTube

US State Department Declines to Provide Timeline for N. Korea Denuclearization The U.S. State Department has declined to specify a deadline for North Korea’s denuclearization ahead of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s trip to Pyongyang for nuclear talks. The announcement contrasts with comments from U.S….