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#Sexual harassment, assault more likely for deployed women who saw #‘combat’:

Related Recent stories about sexual assault in the military Army Spc. Morgan Mayes, an armament specialist with the 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, communicates with pilots as her team prepares to load ammunition onto AH-64 Apache Longbow helicopters, during an aerial gunnery range held at Fort Bragg, N.C., in February. Mayes is one of many females joining the ranks to fill roles in combat aviation. April de Armas/U.S. Army Deployed women who underwent “combat-like” experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan are much more likely to report sexually harassment and sexual assault compared with other deployed women, according to a new study. Published in the August edition of Women’s Health Issues journal, the study used data from more than 13,000 military women who have been tracked in the Millennium Cohort Study, which began in 2001. Participants ...

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