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August, 2016

Aug. 29, 2016

Joint task force trains to save lives during disaster exercise

Service members with Joint Task Force Civil Support honed their disaster response skills during realistic decontamination training Aug. 25, as part of Exercise Sudden Response 16 at Fort Hood, Texas.

Aug. 26, 2016

Southwest Border Region Visit

Gen. Lori Robinson, NORAD and USNORTHCOM Commander, was briefed on and toured the Southwest Border Region during a visit to San Diego, Calif., Aug. 24, 2016.

Aug. 26, 2016

Alaska Army National Guard supports community with multi-agency exercise

The 103rd Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Team, composed of Alaska Army National Guard Soldiers and Alaska Air National Guard Airmen, hosted an exercise in Fairbanks, Alaska, Aug. 23 for different agencies in the area including Eielson Air Force Base and Fort Wainwright. The exercise provided an opportunity for different agencies to train together on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Environmental agents.

Aug. 26, 2016

Preparing for the worst through practice: Exercise Arctic Chinook 2016

More than 1,000 personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard, Alaskan Command, Alaska National Guard, state and local agencies, tribal organizations and Royal Canadian Air Force participated in Exercise Arctic

Aug. 25, 2016

NORTHCOM leader talks partnerships at Missile Defense Symposium

Relationships and trusted partnerships are critical for the success of the U.S. ground-based midcourse defense mission, said the deputy director of Operations for the U.S. Northern Command at the 19th Space and Missile Defense Symposium at the Von Braun Center, Aug. 17, 2016.

Aug. 25, 2016

Army North facilitates annual antiterrorism/force protection workshop

The annual U.S. Army North Antiterrorism and Force Protection Workshop and Table Top Exercise kicked off at Fort Sam Houston Aug. 9, providing three days of sessions to facilitate greater collaboration among the force protection communities.

Aug. 25, 2016

Antiterrorism Efforts Are Everyone's Responsibility, Always

As Antiterrorism (AT) Awareness Month winds to a close, it's important to remember that vigilance is required year-round to protect ourselves from the global threat of terrorism."The awareness month

Aug. 24, 2016

Dobbins combats Zika with Georgia Department of Health

Dobbins’ Bioenvironmental Engineers recently partnered with the Georgia Department of Public Health to partake in the Department of Defense initiative to combat the Zika virus and other mosquito-spread diseases.

Aug. 24, 2016

Air Force and Civilian EOD train together to save lives

The 21st Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal shop hosted the 140th Wing CES EOD out of Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., the 302nd Airlift Wing CES EOD at Peterson AFB, Colo., and the El Paso County bomb squad for an advanced maintenance course held here August 15-19.

Aug. 24, 2016

September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month! Are you ready?