War

Veterans Advantage Honors Our Active Duty Military & Veterans this Memorial Day Weekend 2020

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 4:00am

Veterans Advantage has also been doing its part to support those who served and their families amid the economic downturn during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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  • Veterans Advantage has also been doing its part to support those who served and their families amid the economic downturn during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
  • And with the nation beginning to open its doors for business & leisure, Veterans Advantage has been publishing COVID-19 updates from its airline, hotel, and car rental partners providing "VetRewards Exclusives" to Veterans Advantage.
  • Finally, in honor of Military Appreciation Month leading up to Memorial Day, Veterans Advantage calls on all Americans to participate in the National Moment of Remembrance at 3 pm local time this Monday, May 25.
  • This is the true meaning of Memorial Day, the most solemn national military holiday of the year," added Higgins.

Penn College Discounting Tuition for Active-Duty Military

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

"The college has long been a supportive educational hub for active military, veterans, those serving in the Reserves or National Guard, and Army ROTC.

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  • "The college has long been a supportive educational hub for active military, veterans, those serving in the Reserves or National Guard, and Army ROTC.
  • When the discounted tuition rate is combined with that program, active military are eligible to earn credits tuition-free at Penn College.
  • Penn College provides a Veterans & Military Resource Center and a coordinator of veteran and military services, who offers assistance with enrollment, financial aid and veterans/military benefits.
  • For more information about the discounted tuition rate for active military, visit www.pct.edu/activeduty ; email Chet Beaver, coordinator of veteran and military services, at cmb20@pct.edu ; or call toll-free at 800-367-9222.

Outlook on the Worldwide Stealth Technologies Industry to 2025 - Featuring BAE Systems, Boeing & Thales Group Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 12:47pm

Global military powerhouses such as the US, the UK, China, France, and Japan are vying to achieve a profound reconceptualization of modern warfare techniques.

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  • Global military powerhouses such as the US, the UK, China, France, and Japan are vying to achieve a profound reconceptualization of modern warfare techniques.
  • There has been a significant increase in the global annual defense spending of these countries over the past five years.
  • On this note, the FY2021 defense budget of the US entails the allocation of significant resources towards enhancing the stealth prowess of the nation.
  • To address the evolving threats, major countries in the region are realigning their military strategies and organizational structures.

The Mission Continues Launches New Leadership Program For Women Veterans

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Women Veterans Leadership Program will welcome 70 female veterans interested in leveraging their leadership skills and unique veteran experience to build a movement pursuing equality for all women.

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  • The Women Veterans Leadership Program will welcome 70 female veterans interested in leveraging their leadership skills and unique veteran experience to build a movement pursuing equality for all women.
  • The five-month program sets women veterans up for success in leadership positions in their professional and personal lives through a virtual learning curriculum and a series of in-person sessions.
  • Through the Women Veterans Leadership Program, the organization seeks to change the narrative on what it means to be a woman veteran by providing the pathways for women to become change-makers in their community, deepen bonds with other veterans, and enhance their professional networks.
  • Today's Women Veterans Leadership Program was developed to greater serve these women and offer further opportunities for leadership development.

House of Marley Introduces Redemption ANC Earbuds As Second Generation Of True Wireless Listening, Marking 10 Years As Sustainably-Minded Audio Maker

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:00am

Since 2010 House of Marley has carried on the philosophy of Bob Marley, and crafted state of the art audio products made better for the Earth and for music.

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  • Since 2010 House of Marley has carried on the philosophy of Bob Marley, and crafted state of the art audio products made better for the Earth and for music.
  • Visit Project Marley to learn more about House of Marley's commitment to environmental causes and contributions to One Tree Planted and Surfrider Foundation.
  • Since 2010, eco-conscious audio maker House of Marley has combined high-quality materials and innovative design to create state-of-the-art audio products; better for the Earth and for music.
  • Project Marley recognizes our respect for Bob Marley, respect for the Earth and respect for each other.

Disability Benefits for Vietnam Navy Veterans Expanded with New Law, Explains Allsup

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 2:18pm

The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 applies to any BWN veteran who was within 12 nautical miles of the Vietnam shoreline for any amount of time between 1/9/1962 to 5/7/1975.

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  • The Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 applies to any BWN veteran who was within 12 nautical miles of the Vietnam shoreline for any amount of time between 1/9/1962 to 5/7/1975.
  • Survivors and veterans whose herbicide exposure claims were denied now should consider filing a new claim under this law.
  • Veterans are not required to prove that they were exposed to the herbicide in order to receive VA disability benefits.
  • Previously, the VAs presumption of exposure extended to veterans who served on land or on the inland waterways of Vietnam.

Leith Cunningham's newly released "War" is a poignant retelling of a life-changing journey in and out of the war zones

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 5:00am

"War: And the aftereffects on those doing the dirty work of killing" is the creation of published author Leith Cunningham, a machine gunner in frontline combat during the Korean War.

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  • "War: And the aftereffects on those doing the dirty work of killing" is the creation of published author Leith Cunningham, a machine gunner in frontline combat during the Korean War.
  • Cunningham shares, ''I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones' (Albert Einstein).
  • View a synopsis of "War: And the aftereffects on those doing the dirty work of killing" on YouTube .
  • For additional information or inquiries about "War: And the aftereffects on those doing the dirty work of killing," contact the Christian Faith Publishing media department at 866-554-0919.

Lincoln Military Housing Earns Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certification

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 9:42pm

Herndon, VA, Dec. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- V3 Regional Program Manager, Mark Buehlem, announces that Lincoln Military Housing has earned the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) certification for its commitment to hiring military veterans.

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  • Herndon, VA, Dec. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- V3 Regional Program Manager, Mark Buehlem, announces that Lincoln Military Housing has earned the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) certification for its commitment to hiring military veterans.
  • Therefore, Lincoln Military Housing understands the value that Veterans and Military-Spouses in their workforce and has pledged the Governor to pursue, hire, and retain Veterans and Military-Spouses in Virginia.
  • Lincoln Military Housings mission is to provide premier military housing, outstanding management, and maintenance services to military families who deserve nothing less.
  • Created in 2012, the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) is a program of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Veterans Services.

Retired Virginia Marine Goes Above And Beyond For Older Veterans

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 1:30pm

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A retired Marine from Rappahannock County who served in Iraq and Afghanistan is making sure that older veterans across Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia receive more than just accolades.

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  • FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A retired Marine from Rappahannock County who served in Iraq and Afghanistan is making sure that older veterans across Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia receive more than just accolades.
  • ), director of Veterans' Health and Support Services at Capital Caring Health , has made it his mission to provide compassionate care and meaningful assistance to local veterans in their final days.
  • "Veterans who served in Vietnam, the Korean War, and World War II were raised not to ask for helpthey are selfless by nature," says Benhoff.
  • Learn more about Capital Caring Health's Veterans' Health and Support Services Program by calling the 24-Hour Care Line at 1-800-869-2136.

Synack Launches Veterans Day 2019 Hack to Support Our Nation's Heroes through The Bob Woodruff Foundation

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:00pm

They are completing the security test and assessment pro-bono to help raise awareness and support for our nation's veterans through the Bob Woodruff Foundation.

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  • They are completing the security test and assessment pro-bono to help raise awareness and support for our nation's veterans through the Bob Woodruff Foundation.
  • The Synack Red Team jumped at the opportunity to volunteer in support of the Bob Woodruff Foundation's mission.
  • The Veterans Day 2019 Hack to Support the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) will commence on November 12 and run to November 15.
  • The Bob Woodruff Foundation was founded in 2006 after reporter Bob Woodruff was hit by a roadside bomb while covering the war in Iraq, the Bob Woodruff Foundation has led an enduring call to action for people to stand up for heroes and meet the emerging and long-term needs of today's veterans.