29 Jun '17, 8pm

#PrideMonth

Pride Month Celebrated by Veterans Who Fight for Equality IAVA Supported Repeal of DADT, Emphasizes Why Diversity Matters To Veterans, National Security, Opposes Anti-Transgender House Amendment NEW YORK (June 29, 2017) — Today, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), the leading post-9/11 veterans empowerment organization, issued the following statement in recognition of national LGBT Pride Month, celebrating and supporting LGBT Americans: “Diversity is a force multiplier for our armed forces as well as for our nation. Equality and inclusion are good for our national security. As a next-generation veterans empowerment organization, IAVA is proud of our record of standing with our LGBT brothers and sisters in arms. For many years, our courageous LGBT members and allies have led the charge for equality within VA and Department of Defense, ” said Paul Rieckhoff, Fou...

Full article: https://iava.org/press-release/pride-month-celebrated-by-...

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#USSTruxtun Sailors celebrate #PrideMonth

navy.mil 29 Jun '17, 3pm

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Lawsuit: Massachusetts denies $1,000 'welcome h...

stripes.com 29 Jun '17, 9pm

WASHINGTON – Two Army veterans, with the help of Harvard Law School, filed a class-action lawsuit Thursday against the Mas...

#UPDATE Iraq military says it has retaken #Mosul's iconic Nuri mosque

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sg.news.yahoo.com 29 Jun '17, 9am

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defence.pk 29 Jun '17, 2pm

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militarytimes.com 27 Jun '17, 8pm

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starbucksmelody.com 24 Jun '17, 4pm

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Turkey police break up Gay Pride protest in Ist...

channelnewsasia.com 25 Jun '17, 6pm

ISTANBUL: Turkish police on Sunday (Jun 25) prevented an attempt by Gay Pride activists to hold a parade in Istanbul, the ...

Turkey police break up Gay Pride parade in Istanbul

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straitstimes.com 25 Jun '17, 5pm

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iava.org 28 Jun '17, 7pm

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stripes.com 28 Jun '17, 12am

WASHINGTON — Major veterans' organizations are voicing concerns about a Senate GOP bill to repeal the nation's health care...

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army.mod.uk 24 Jun '17, 5pm

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Rainbow Connection: Discover #Converse’s 2017 #Pride Sneaker Collection https://t.co/NxgRl5DsEp

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WardrobeTrendsFashion.com 28 Jun '17, 3pm

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#Istanbul bans #gay and transgender pride march...

straitstimes.com 24 Jun '17, 12pm

ISTANBUL (REUTERS) - Istanbul's governor has banned a gay and transgender pride march which was due to take place in the c...

NATO Pledges Continued Support for Afghanistan ...

defense.gov 29 Jun '17, 11pm

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2017 — NATO will continue to support Afghanistan through thick and thin, the alliance’s secretary gen...