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Pentagon Chief Attending Arrival Of 4 War Dead

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel traveled to Dover Air Force Base, Del., on Wednesday for the arrival of the remains of four U.S. soldiers killed Sunday in Afghanistan.

10/09/2013

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50 Years Later, Hotline To Moscow Still Relevant

The Washington-Moscow Hot Line, used by U.S. and Russian leaders for frank discussions about crises including the 1967 Six-Day War and the Soviet Union’s 1979 invasion of Afghanistan, marks its 50th birthday Thursday with the nations still grappling with competing interests in regional conflicts.

08/29/2013

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Injured Soldier On 1st Deployment To Afghanistan Dies In Md.

The Defense Department says a 26-year-old soldier from Mill City, Ore., has died of injuries suffered in Afghanistan.

08/07/2013

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State Deptartment ‘Horrified’ By WikiLeaks Releases

State Department workers were horrified by WikiLeaks’ publication of more than 250,000 U.S. diplomatic cables leaked by Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, an agency official testified Thursday.

08/01/2013

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Md. Lieutenant Watches His Sister’s Wedding From Afghanistan

A Maryland lieutenant stationed in Afghanistan could not make it home for his sister’s wedding this past weekend, but he did not miss it.

07/29/2013

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Soldier Based At Fort Meade Dies In Afghanistan

Fourth of July brings tragic news for a Fort Meade soldier’s loved ones. Army Specialist Hilda Clayton, 22, was killed this week in Afghanistan.

07/04/2013

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WikiLeaks Trial Builds Toward Deadly Afghanistan Airstrike Video

Bradley Manning’s court-martial over giving troves of classified material to WikiLeaks is building toward testimony about video of a deadly U.S. airstrike in Afghanistan.

06/11/2013

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Flags Are Flying As Maryland Pays Tribute To Veterans On Memorial Day

Veterans and families gather at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens to honor those who have lost their lives in service to their country.

05/27/2013

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Md. National Guard Unit Deploys To Afghanistan

A Maryland National Guard unit from Catonsville is deploying to Afghanistan.

05/01/2013

Christopher Toey

Purple Heart Recipient Named Maryland State Trooper Of The Year

He earned a Purple Heart fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, he’s on the road helping the citizens of Maryland. Meet the Maryland State Trooper of the Year.

04/23/2013

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Mark Zinno: Remembering Someone We Should Never Forget

When you talk about how a man’s mind works and why it’s important and how it affects not only the individual but others around him, you should get a clear image of Pat Tillman in your head.

04/23/2013

Anne Smedinghoff

Hopkins Graduate Killed In Afghanistan Attack Laid To Rest

A Johns Hopkins graduate–killed while working as a diplomat for the U.S. State Department–is laid to rest.

04/17/2013

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