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12/1/2011

Army Ten-Miler shadow run held at Al-Asad Air Base

More than 700 runners assembled in the desert at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, for a predawn 10-mile run here Oct. 9., to shadow the 27th Army Ten-Miler held in Washington, D.C.

12/1/2011

Cone gives ROTC cadets preview of 2020 Army

On the opening day of the Association of the United States Army’s Annual Meeting and Exposition, several hundred Army ROTC cadets received a preview of the Army they will be leading as platoon leaders from the officer responsible for forging how they will operate.

12/1/2011

Army Ten-Miler: A Tradition of Excellence

Tesfaye Sendeku Alemayehu ran away with the men’s division, Tezata Dengera led the women, and runners from the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program (WCAP) and All Army Sports successfully defended the International Cup in the 27th running of the Army Ten-Miler Oct. 9 at the Pentagon.

12/1/2011

Austin confirmed as vice chief

Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, was confirmed by the Senate Nov. 10 to be the Army vice chief of staff succeeding Gen. Peter Chiarelli who has served in this position since August 2008.

12/1/2011

Continuing resolution very likely

Last month I reported that neither the Defense Authorization Bill nor the Defense Appropriations Bill were completed and that it began to look like another continuing resolution would be necessary to continue to fund the government at last year’s levels.