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DOD Official: Updated Transgender Policy Based on Treating All With Dignity

Updates to the Defense Departments transgender policy take effect today, and defense officials stressed the policy is anchored in the core value of treating all service members with dignity and respect.

SOP newswire3DOD Official: Updated Transgender Policy Based on Treating All With Dignity - Updates to the Defense Departments transgender policy take effect today, and defense officials stressed the policy is anchored in the core value of treating all service members with dignity and respect.
SOP newswire3Shanahan: Next Big War May Be Won or Lost in Space - Wars have been fought on land, on the sea and in the air. But the next conflict may be a war in the immediate area above the breathable atmosphere, amid the satellites now circling Earth, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said today.
SOP newswire3A Short History of NATO - On May 8, 1945, the guns in Europe fell silent. Nazi Germany unconditionally surrendered to the victorious allies - the United Kingdom, France, the United States and the Soviet Union.
SOP newswire3NATO Helps Allies Speed Up Sharing of Weapons - On Wednesday (27 March 2019), Belgium successfully transferred 92 GPS-guidance kits for precision guided munitions (PGMs) to Denmark under a new and much accelerated process.
SOP newswire3US, French Airmen Build Trust in the Skies over France - Members from Ramstein Air Force Base traveled to Orleans-Bricy Air Base, France, to conduct C-130J Super Hercules flying training with the French air force for an off-station training March 18-19.
SOP newswire3Motorcycle Safety Training: What AF Riders Need to Know - Training season for motorcyclists is just around the corner, and as training gets into full swing, it may be helpful to shed some light on the Air Forces training requirements, review the proper acronyms for the Motorcycle Safety Foundation courses and dispel some misinformation.
SOP newswire3Maintaining Space Dominance Pivotal for U.S. Warfighters - The United States was the first - and still the only - nation to put a man on the moon. Nobody will forget that. But come July, that first manned lunar landing will have been exactly 50 years ago.
SOP newswire3Nation Honors Vietnam Veterans in Annual Observance - Today is National Vietnam War Veterans Day, and these veterans are being honored at events across the nation, including at the Vietnam War Memorial here.
SOP newswire3'Rosie the Riveter' Recounts Women's World War II Service - Mae Krier is on Capitol Hill today, hoping to get Congress to recognize March 21 as an annual Rosie the Riveter Day of Remembrance.
SOP newswire3IFF: Where Fighter Pilots Begin Their Careers - Before pilots step into fighter aircraft, they must go through Introduction to Fighter Fundamentals.
SOP newswire3NATO Alliance Marking 70 Years, Looks to Counter Threats - As NATO prepares to mark its 70th anniversary, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance may have changed many times, but it has not compromised its foundational principle: the commitment of its member nations to protect and defend one another.
SOP newswire3Air Force B-52s Deploy to Europe - A Bomber Task Force deployment of B-52 Stratofortress aircraft, Airmen and support equipment from the 2nd Bomb Wing, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, have arrived in the U.S. European Command area of operations.
SOP newswire3NATO Continues to Strengthen in Response to Great Power Competition - NATO marks 70 years of existence next month and alliance members continue the mission of ensuring the organization is relevant and agile in a new era, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in Poland over the weekend.
SOP newswire3Sexual Assault Reports Up at Service Academies - It's "gravely concerning" that results of the most recent survey of the military service academies show another increase in sexual assault reports, the executive director of the Defense Departments Office of Force Resiliency told lawmakers March 7 at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committees personnel subcommittee.
SOP newswire3Military Leaders Pledge Reforms to Address Substandard Military Housing - The civilian and military leaders of the Air Force, Navy and Army attempted March 8 to convince skeptical senators that they are working aggressively - and effectively - to correct poorly maintained military housing that has left some homes coated in mold, infested with rodents and with other problems affecting health and safety.
SOP newswire3Modernizing Nuclear Triad Critical to Defense - The nuclear triad, which is composed of submarine-launched ballistic missiles, intercontinental ballistic missiles and bombers, is the most important element of our national defense.
SOP newswire3Survey Says: Majority of Spouses Satisfied With Military Life - The latest survey of active-duty and reserve-component service members spouses shows the spouses are, by and large, happy with the military lifestyles they lead.
SOP newswire3Airmen Demonstrate Rapid Global Mobility in Venezuela Humanitarian Mission - Airlifting 250 tons of relief supplies to alleviate a humanitarian crisis on the other side of the hemisphere requires layers coordination between multiple military and civilian agencies in a condensed timeframe.
SOP newswire3Davis-Monthan AFB Exercise Balances Flexibility, Survivability, Lethality - Landing in an austere location, a small number of Airmen move at a rapid pace to accomplish a very specific mission. With only the supplies needed to survive for a week, they begin to unload food, shelter and equipment. After unloading, they set up a campsite as home base for their operations.
SOP newswire3B-52s Lead Joint Training Across Hawaiian Islands - Air and ground force elements came together across the Hawaiian Islands this week to jointly participate in close air support (CAS) training with U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.
SOP newswire3Increase in Military Academy Sexual Misconduct - The increase in rates of sexual misconduct at the military academies detailed in the Defense Department annual report of sexual harassment and violence are "frustrating, disheartening and unacceptable," the Pentagons director of force resiliency said.
SOP newswire3Dunford Welcomes Thai Counterpart for Talks on Military Relationship - Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, hosted a welcome ceremony for his counterpart from Thailand at Conmy Hall here today.
SOP newswire3KC-46 Hits Milestone at Edwards AFB - Fielding began last week on Americas newest air refueling tanker aircraft - the KC-46 Pegasus.
SOP newswire3Airmen and Soldiers Build Bombs Together at Combat Shadow Event - Nine Soldiers got hands-on experience building bombs alongside Airmen as part of the combat shadow program at Bagram Airfield Jan. 23.
SOP newswire3Alaska Air Guardsmen Rescue Pilot at Chickaloon Flats - Airmen with the Alaska Air National Guard 210th and 212th Rescue Squadrons rescued a Piper PA-22 Pacer pilot after the plane he was piloting crashed Jan. 22 at Chickaloon Flats.
SOP newswire3DOD Moves Closer to Implementing Changes to Transgender Policy - Following a ruling from the Supreme Court, the Defense Department is moving closer to implementing changes to its transgender policy.
SOP newswire3Dunford Meets With NATO Defense Chiefs - Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford joins with 28 other alliance chiefs of defense for the meeting. While there, he will also hold meetings with individual defense chiefs, including Turkish army Gen. Yasar Guler, chief of the Turkish Armed Forces.
SOP newswire3Beneath the Skies: Aircraft Maintainers - Anyone who serves, or has served, in the United States Air Force will eventually get asked the same question: What kind of plane do you did you fly? Its a question that evokes myriad reactions from an eye-rolling chuckle to a head-dropping sigh.
SOP newswire3World War II Veterans Pay Homage on Pearl Harbor Anniversary - Last month, in tribute to the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of 12 World War II veterans journeyed from Austin, Texas, to the nations capital to join their brethren in remembering the fallen and honoring those who served.
SOP newswire3Uniform Code of Military Justice Changes - Effective Jan. 1, 2019, the Military Justice Act of 2016 will instate the most reform to the Uniform Code of Military Justice and Manual for Courts-Martial in decades, modernizing dated aspects of the military justice system while also providing transparency.
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