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  1. June 17, 2016 Pushing past pain at DoD Warrior GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | The United States Army

    U.S. Army veteran Staff Sgt. Matthew Mihacsi, Warrior Transition Unit, Fort Bragg, N.C., prepares to throw a shot put at the 2016 U.S. Army Trials field competition at Stout track, Fort Bliss, Texas, March 8. More than 100 wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and veterans are at Fort Bliss to train and compete in a series of athletic events including archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field, and wheelchair basketball.

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  2. Swift Response 16 highlights allied airborne capabilitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The United States Army

    Exercise Swift Response 16 kicked in to high gear here this week as paratroopers from the British, Italian, Polish and U.S. Army conducted multiple and simultaneous airborne jumps on to the Polish countryside as a demonstration of allied rapid response capabilities.

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  3. Paratrooper athletes 'kick-off' All American Week 2016Read the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The United States Army

    After kicking-off All American Week 2016 with a thunderous formation run, 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers displayed their competitive spirit by participating in sporting events across Fort Bragg, N.C., May 23. Paratroopers from across the division came together for a chance to be called the best at soccer, football, softball, tug-of-war and even beanbag tossing. "These games represent All American Week because we recognize that it`s more than just ourselves," said 2nd Lt.

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    May 25, 2016 | The United States Army

    A formation of more than 15,000 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers kick off All American Week 2016 with a Division Run on Fort Bragg, N.C., May 23. All American Week is an opportunity for 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers, past and present, and their Families to come together, enjoy the camaraderie and celebrate being members of the All American Division.

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    May 16, 2016 | The United States Army

    U.S. Soldiers began a rainy, first full day of competition at the 2016 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition with the Army Physical Fitness Test at Hendrick Stadium on Fort Bragg, N.C., May 3, 2016.

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  6. Army helos beat Guinness World Record for largestRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The United States Army

    Thirty-two OH-58D Kiowa Warriors with the 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, conduct a flyover during farewell flight, Fort Bragg, N.C., April 15. The flyover serves as a final "thank you" and farewell to the residents of the Fort Bragg and the Fayetteville community.

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  7. Swift Response 16 to exercise Allied airborne forces in EuropeRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The United States Army

    Airborne forces from 10 NATO nations will hone their abilities to conduct global crisis response operations during exercise Swift Response 16, May 27 - June 26, 2016. More than 5,000 Soldiers and Airmen will take part in the U.S. Army -led exercise in Poland and Germany.

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  8. 2016 108th Training Command Best Warrior competitiRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | The United States Army

    Sgt. 1st Class Ethan Feldner, 95th Training Division, prepares to begin the push-up event at the 2016 108th Training Command Best Warrior competition held at Fort Jackson, S.C., March 21. This year's Best Warrior competition will determine the top NCO and junior enlisted Soldier who will represent the 108th Training Command at the Army Reserve Drill Sergeant of the Year competition later this year at Fort Bragg, N.C.

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  9. SMA Dailey: 'We must fight and win'Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | The United States Army

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey, addresses U.S. Army Reserve senior leaders at the Iron Mike Conference, April 25, 2016, Fort Bragg, NC.

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    Apr 7, 2016 | The United States Army

    Sgt. 1st Class Ethan Feldner, 95th Training Division, prepares to begin the push-up event at the 2016 108th Training Command Best Warrior competition held at Fort Jackson, S.C., March 21. This year's Best Warrior competition will determine the top NCO and junior enlisted Soldier who will represent the 108th Training Command at the Army Reserve Drill Sergeant of the Year competition later this year at Fort Bragg, N.C.

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  11. Surgeon General shares secrets to leadership successRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | The United States Army

    Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen Nadja Y. West, the highest-ranking female graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, says respect is a key to successful leadership.

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  12. Carl Gustav M3 84mm recoilless rifleRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2016 | The United States Army

    Spc. Michael A. Burton, an infantry man, fires the Carl Gustav M3 84mm recoilless rifle during a certification live-fire on Fort Bragg, N.C., March 9, 2016. The Paratroopers are assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.

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  13. Expeditionary network equipment for Global Response ForceRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | The United States Army

    Suppose you are supporting an early entry Global Response Force mission; which network equipment would you rather fly in with: two large sheltered vehicles that take up critical cargo space in your C-17 aircraft, or a few carry-on transit cases that provide 12 times the bandwidth? Continuing to inform requirements and seek solutions for light-weight, expeditionary networking gear for the GRF, the Army recently demonstrated a new modular suite of expeditionary communication equipment that provides increased bandwidth with significant size, weight and power reductions. "As a GRF unit, what we take with us is critically analyzed because whatever we take, we have to leave something else behind," said Cpt.

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  14. Army Airborne Board convenes for inaugural meetingRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | The United States Army

    The newly formed Army Airborne Board held its inaugural meeting on Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Jan. 28. Chaired by Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg commanding general, the board, designated by the Army secretary, provides conventional airborne forces the ability to create unity of effort in addressing concerns related to doctrine, organization, training, materiel, leadership and education, personnel and facilities.

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  15. Solarium: Some warrants get more broadening than othersRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | The United States Army

    FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- Warrant officers told Lt. Gen. Robert Brown, commander of the Combined Arms Center, and other senior leaders that it's hit or miss when it comes to broadening assignments, depending on the branch and command.

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  16. Army needs Soldiers to get amped up for Prime PowerRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | The United States Army

    Some know how to replace a light switch. They're electricians. Others know how to wire up an entire basecamp.

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  17. Soldier grabs first spot in line for Operation Toy DropRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | The United States Army

    U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Micheal Tkachenko waits in line to donate at the 18th Annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop, hosted by U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command at Pope Field, N.C., Dec. 3, 2015.

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    Dec 16, 2015 | The United States Army

    Paratroopers from Pathfinder Company, 2nd Assault Helicopter Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, engage in a pugil stick match during the Pathfinder Torcher, Fort Bragg, N.C., Dec. 8. While they were in the ring, their platoon was cheering them on from the sideline.

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  19. Airborne engineers from US, Europe kick off Exercise Dagger ResolveRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | The United States Army

    Airborne engineers, from the 173rd Airborne Brigade, joined by military engineers from throughout the United States and Europe will spend the next two weeks participating in Exercise Dagger Resolve here, Dec. 2, training on the tasks and equipment required for engineers to support an airfield seizure. Engineers, from 37th Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division; 27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps; and 15th Engineer Battalion from Grafenwoehr, Germany, came together to build a shared understanding on the engineer's role in an airborne assault and airfield assessment, clearance, and repair.

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  20. Security partnership strengthens as US Special Forces, Colombian Junglas train in FloridaRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | The United States Army

    One of the Western Hemisphere's most enduring security partnerships strengthened in late fall as counter-narcotic police from Colombia trained with green berets from the United States here in Northwest Florida. Members, of the Compania Jungla Antinarcoticos, trained in November with special forces Soldiers, of the 7th Special Forces Group, or SFG, , improving their capacity to counter narcotic and human trafficking in their home country while reinforcing bonds between the two forces.

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