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Sailors accompany residents of the village of Assan-Ma’ina along the parade route during the 72nd Liberation Day parade in Hagatna on July 21. (Photo by Tanya M. Champaco Mendiola, U.S. Navy)

Annual Liberation Day parade brings community together

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July 27, 2016
ASAN – Thousands of island residents, service members and visitors lined a stretch of Marine Corps Drive in Hagatna, Guam for the Liberation Day parade July 21, commemorating 72...
Marines compete in a timed marksmanship competition at Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii, during RIMPAC 2016, as two Australian soldiers monitor the event. 	 Wyatt Olson/Stars and Stripes
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RIMPAC shines light on US-Australian partnership

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July 27, 2016
 POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii — More than two dozen nations are involved in this year’s Rim of the Pacific naval exercise, but the biennial training is putting a special...
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EUCOM’s Haight removed over affair, misuse of resources

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July 28, 2016
 Army Maj. Gen. David Haight was removed from his position as head of operations at U.S. European Command in connection with allegations that he had misused government resources...
apan Air Self-Defense Force airmen wave at residents of Pagan island in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands after dropping a package to the islanders as part of Operation Christmas Drop. Community members and an environmental group on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, sued the U.S. Navy, the Department of Defense and the secretary of defense over a plan to turn two Pacific islands, including Pagan, into live-fire testing sites. Benjamin Gonsier/U.S. Air Force photo

US Navy sued over live-fire training plan in Pacific

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July 28, 2016
 HONOLULU — Community members and an environmental group on Wednesday sued the U.S.
USS George H. W. Bush leaves Norfolk Naval Shipyard on July 23, 2016. 	 Ryan Seelbach/U.S. Navy

Rising seas threaten to swamp US military bases by 2050

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July 28, 2016
 Military bases along the East and Gulf Coast are at risk of losing large chunks of land as rising sea levels from man-made climate change swamp installations from New Hampshire...

Community to learn about projects supported by the tourist attraction fund

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July 27, 2016
Various nonprofit organizations receiving pass-through appropriations from the Tourist Attraction Fund will be given the opportunity to appraise the public of the outcomes of...