Jim Garamone is a reporter for the American Forces Press Service.
The newest issue of On Patrol takes our readers Back to Basics and shares some insights from those who know what it takes to build a strong military and military family.
Army Sgt. Jonathan Gallogla rushes under direct fire during Expert Infantryman Badge qualification on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. The badge is awarded to Army personnel who hold infantry or special forces military occupational specialties and successfully pass the rigors of the course. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
Al-Qaida's Syrian cell alarms US (Associated Press)
Women invited to apply for Ranger School (Army Times)
Paths to War, Then and Now, Haunt Obama (New York Times)
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