BREAKING: Air Force nixes 'so help me God' requirement in oaths #usaf

BREAKING: Air Force nixes 'so help me God' requirement in oaths #usaf

airforcetimes.com 17 Sep '14, 8pm

The Air Force has withdrawn a requirement that all airmen who take the oath of enlistment and officer appointment conclude with “so help me God,” the service announced Wednesday. The Air Force previously allowed airmen to omit those words, but removed that option in October based on its interpretation of 10 U.S.C. 502, 5 U.S.C. 3331 and Title 32, which contain the oaths of office. The Navy, Army and Marine Corps allow their service members to omit “so help me God,” spokesmen for all three services told Air Force Times last week. The Air Force sought a legal review of the rule by the Defense Department’s General Counsel on Sept. 9, five day...

AQIS claims plot to strike US warships was executed by Pakistani Navy officers

longwarjournal.org 18 Sep '14, 12am

Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) claimed that Pakistani Navy officers were involved in the failed attempt to hijack a Pakistani war...

50 year first as last two Lancasters to fly in formation over Derwent Dam. #warbirds #2LancsUK

raf.mod.uk 17 Sep '14, 6pm

50 year first as last two Lancasters fly in formation over Derwent Dam Severn Trent Water is working together with the Royal Air Force’s Batt...

Paratrooper major killed in Afghanistan | Army Times

armytimes.com 17 Sep '14, 9pm
Paratrooper major killed in Afghanistan | Army Times

A paratrooper from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, was killed Tuesday in Afghanistan, officials announced Wednesday. Maj. Michael Donahue, 41, wa...

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goodreads.com 17 Sep '14, 8pm
5★ A day for heroes! ► #Giveaway #military #pdf1 #IARTG #ASMSG #BYNR #JT4A #AGA3 #espionage htt…

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The “No Boots on the Ground” Mantra is Strategic Foolishness

smallwarsjournal.com 17 Sep '14, 10am

President Barack Obama is fond of publicly declaring that there will be “no boots on the grou...

Royal Navy commemorates the loss of First World War cruiser, HMS Pathfinder

royalnavy.mod.uk 17 Sep '14, 9am

The commemoration period for the First World War has only just begun, and we must ensure that...

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