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Soldiers really need to wear seat-belts, year-end analysis shows

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On-duty soldier fatalities fell 25 percent in fiscal 2020, but the number of deaths involving Army combat vehicles continued an upward trend that’s been underway for about four years, data provided to Army Times shows. When strictly the number of vehicle accidents are counted, regardless of whether there were multiple deaths or none at all, […]

Are troops really leaving Germany? It’s not totally clear.

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Almost as soon as Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced over the summer his plan to move about 12,000 troops out of Germany, a bipartisan group of lawmakers stepped in. An amendment to the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act could put a hold on the repositioning of forces, but that’s if the plan survives beyond October […]