Army releases new rules for tattoos and hair

Army releases new rules for tattoos and hair

armytimes.com 16 Sep '14, 8pm

The Army on Tuesday unveiled its latest update to AR 670-1, its grooming and appearance regulation. A summary of changes, effective immediately: ■ The Army has tweaked its rules for tattooed soldiers looking to go officer or make warrant. The revised policy makes clear that soldiers may request a commissioning or appointment so long as they have their commander’s endorsement. The Army tightened up its tattoo rules in its March 31 update of 670-1. The rules, which remain unchanged today, mandate that soldiers have no more than four visible tattoos (smaller than the size of the wearer’s hand) below the elbow and knee. Bands must be no more t...

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airforcetimes.com 16 Sep '14, 10pm
Space Command chief: SpaceX certification looming: SpaceX is getting close to certification for mili... #airforce

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. — SpaceX is getting close to certification for military launches, perhaps as soon as the start of December, the new head...

Retired general says political correctness is deadly to US:

stripes.com 16 Sep '14, 4pm
Retired general says political correctness is deadly to US:

Major General Thomas G. McInerney U.S. Air Force PINEHURST — A retired three-star general railed against the Obama administration, political ...

NATO does not recognise the reported elections in Crimea, #Ukraine

nato.int 16 Sep '14, 11am

NATO does not recognise the reported elections held on 14 September in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Ukraine. We continue to condemn Rus...

Court requires in camera review of state secrets docs in "no fly list" case over govt objections

fas.org 16 Sep '14, 1pm

Over the objections of government attorneys, a federal judge said yesterday that he would require in camera review of documents that the gove...

VA Develops App “Concussion Coach” Supporting Treatment for #Veterans w/Mild ...

va.gov 16 Sep '14, 3pm

“In developing the Concussion Coach, we applied the science and the clinical recommendations ...

US air campaign against Islamic State expands to southwestern Baghdad

longwarjournal.org 16 Sep '14, 4pm

The US military has expanded its air operations against the Islamic State, striking at the gr...

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