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DoD complying with court orders to access transgender persons into the military

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December 12, 2017
As required by recent federal district court orders, the Department of Defense recently announced it will begin processing transgender applicants for military service on January 1...

UPDATE-PRESS RELEASE: Misawa Airman found deceased in on-base residence

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December 12, 2017
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Christopher Blackwell, assigned to the 35th Operation Support Squadron, was found unresponsive in his dorm room on...
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The Navy JAG Corps turns 50

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December 11, 2017
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps celebrates 50 years of service and excellence Dec. 8.
PHOTO DETAILS  /   DOWNLOAD HI-RES 8 of 8 A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 115th Fighter Wing, Wisconsin Air National Guard, escorts a Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-35A over the Pacific Ocean, Nov. 6, 2017. The F-35A is the first Japanese-built variant of this model. Two F-16s escorted the aircraft on its maiden voyage across the Pacific Ocean for final function tests. (Courtesy photo)

First Japanese-built F-35A lands at Misawa AB

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December 12, 2017
MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- A Defense Contract Management Agency government flight representative landed the first Japanese-made F-35A on Misawa AB's runway, Nov. 2.
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Cost of Living Allowance to change in 2018

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December 11, 2017
CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, Japan - Cost of Living Allowance rates for Marines and sailors stationed on Marine Corps installations in Japan will change in 2018.