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Department of the Air Force launches second disparity review, focusing on women, Hispanics and other minorities

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The Department of the Air Force Inspector General’s Office is launching the second phase of its review of racial, ethnic and gender disparities in the Air Force and Space Force, this time focusing on women, Hispanics, Asians, American Indian/Alaskan natives and Hawaiian and other Pacific islanders. And once again it is looking to airmen and […]

US State Department expresses concern over China link to Cambodian naval base

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The United States expressed disappointment Wednesday that Cambodia is tearing down a U.S.-funded building used for a maritime security program, and voiced concern that the action may be linked to the possible use of a Cambodian naval base by China’s military. “Such a military presence would negatively impact the U.S.-Cambodia bilateral […]

US State Department expresses concern over China link to Cambodian naval base

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The United States expressed disappointment Wednesday that Cambodia is tearing down a U.S.-funded building used for a maritime security program, and voiced concern that the action may be linked to the possible use of a Cambodian naval base by China’s military. “Such a military presence would negatively impact the U.S.-Cambodia bilateral […]

Defense Department COVID-19 cases continue on an upswing

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There were nearly 1,000 new coronavirus cases diagnosed among troops, civilians, dependents and contractors with the Defense Department this week, according to the latest data reported by the Joint Staff. Overall cases crossed 11,000 in the past week, a fourth week straight during which the rate of new cases has continued to increase. “We are […]

Defense Department coronavirus cases spiked this week, passing 10,000

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The Pentagon is reporting 10,462 COVID-19 diagnoses as of Friday, meaning this week saw the biggest increase in cases since mid-April, the height of the Defense Department’s curve. After weeks of lowering or stabilizing numbers, 1,013 service members, civilians, dependents and contractors tested positive in the last seven days, an 11-percent jump. The spike comes […]

New Defense Department coronavirus cases trending downward

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After a mid-April high that saw a one-week jump of more than 4,600 COVID-19 cases, the number of new cases among troops, dependents, civilians and contractors has been decreasing weekly, according to data released by the Defense Department on Friday. There have been 685 positive tests since May 1, a rise of just under 10 […]

New Defense Department coronavirus cases trending downward

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After a mid-April high that saw a one-week jump of more than 4,600 COVID-19 cases, the number of new cases among troops, dependents, civilians and contractors has been decreasing weekly, according to data released by the Defense Department on Friday. There have been 685 positive tests since May 1, a rise of just under 10 […]

New Defense Department coronavirus cases trending downward

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After a mid-April high that saw a one-week jump of more than 4,600 COVID-19 cases, the number of new cases among troops, dependents, civilians and contractors has been decreasing weekly, according to data released by the Defense Department on Friday. There have been 685 positive tests since May 1, a rise of just under 10 […]

New Defense Department coronavirus cases trending downward

new-defense-department-coronavirus-cases-trending-downward

After a mid-April high that saw a one-week jump of more than 4,600 COVID-19 cases, the number of new cases among troops, dependents, civilians and contractors has been decreasing weekly, according to data released by the Defense Department on Friday. There have been 685 positive tests since May 1, a rise of just under 10 […]

New Defense Department coronavirus cases trending downward

new-defense-department-coronavirus-cases-trending-downward

After a mid-April high that saw a one-week jump of more than 4,600 COVID-19 cases, the number of new cases among troops, dependents, civilians and contractors has been decreasing weekly, according to data released by the Defense Department on Friday. There have been 685 positive tests since May 1, a rise of just under 10 […]