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YOKOTA AIR BASE - He drives through a stop sign without stopping. A car with the right-away doesn't see him. His car is side...

 Senior Airman Tiffany Roberts, an allergy/immunization medical technician from the 374th Medical Operations Squadron, puts a bandage on Airman Joyce Bray, from the 374th Security Force Squadron.

Keeping the influenza off Yokota


YOKOTA AIR BASE - Runny nose, sore throat, high fever and headache -- these are some of the general symptoms of flu that no one...

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 36th Contingency Response Group prepare to load equipment onto a C-130H aircraft from the 374th Airlift Wing, Yokota Air Base, Japan, at Northwest Field, Guam while supporting Cope North 13, Feb. 6, 2013. The aircraft then delivered the cargo to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam after stops at the islands of Tinian and Saipan. Cope North is an annual air combat tactics, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief exercise designed to increase  readiness and interoperability.

Yokota delivers at Cope North 13


ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE - C-130H Hercules aircrews and aircraft maintainers from the 374th Airlift Wing at Yokota Air Base, Japan...

Lance Cpl. Austin J. Lapierre fires an M777 A2 155 mm howitzer Jan. 30 during Exercise Fire Dragon 13-2 in the East Fuji Maneuver Area. (Photo by Cpl. Carl G. Payne )

Exercise Fire Dragon 13-2 commences at Camp Fuji



COMBINED ARMS TRAINING CENTER CAMP FUJI, Japan -- Marines began regimental-level artillery Exercise Fire Dragon 13-2 Jan...
A samurai descendant demonstrates the proper technique and strength of wielding a samurai blade aboard the USS Denver Friday. Eleven samurai from northern Kyushu came to the amphibious transport dock to teach its sailors about the combat art form and also about the "bushido" code, whose tenets include honor and respect for those you protect and serve. (Photo by Matthew M. Burke/Stars and Stripes)

USS Denver crew gets lesson in honor from samurai


SASEBO NAVAL BASE, Japan — The crew of the USS Denver got a special lesson on the warrior code when samurai descendants visited the...

Police officers from the Sagamihara South Police Station in Japan show off their kendo techniques during their annual New Year's martial arts demonstration held Jan. 22 at the Sagamihara South Police Station. Soldiers from the 88th Military Police Detachment at Camp Zama also performed a modern Army combatives demonstration during the ceremony. Photo by Tetsuo Nakahara, U.S. Army Garrison Japan Public Affairs

USARJ soldiers participate in local New Year's martial arts demonstration


CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Jan. 23, 2013) -- Soldiers assigned to the 88th Military Police Detachment here shared their knowledge of martial...

Shiloh visits Republic of Korea for Aegis Interoperability Event


BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) – Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) capable Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67...

A Japanese customer examines a string of dried apples outside a stand at the Misawa 9th Day Market in Misawa City, Japan, Jan. 29, 2013. The 9th Day Market is a gathering of vendors who sell fresh produce directly from local farmers, rice field workers and fishermen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kenna Jackson)

Save yen, shop at market


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Japan is an exotic combination of beautiful landscapes, awe-inspiring traditions and an enticing culture...

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Loadmasters from Japan's Air Self Defense Force 401st Squadron watch as Tech. Sgt. Pablo Herrera, 36th Airlift Squadron loadmaster, goes over paperwork prior to loading pallets on a C-130 Hercules at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 9, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Andrea Salazar)

Aircrews build partnership, understanding at Yokota


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- A Japan Air Self-Defense Force aircrew from Komaki Air Base, Japan, visited various squadrons in the...


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