SOLDIER AWARDED SILVER STAR
A Soldier from Fort Polk was awarded the Silver Star.
PURPLE HEART FOR CONCUSSIONS?
Marines with a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) or concussion caused by enemy action may be eligible for the Purple Heart.
OSPREY CREW AWARDED
The crew of a MV-22 Osprey received Air Medals for a mission in Afghanistan.
17 AL-SHABAB WHACKED
17 militants tied to al-Shabab died after a Kenyan air strike.
ITALIAN SHIP RELEASED
An Italian ship help for 11 months by Somali pirates was released.
RECON MARINES JUMP TRAINING
The 2nd Recon Battalion carried out jump training.