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.
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Garcia throws a practice grenade during a training class on Silver Flag Alpha, Nevada. Students completed the course as part of their predeployment training. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen
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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