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This edition features stories on President Obama signing an executive order to promote the hiring of more veterans within the federal government, a joint service ceremony in Okinawa, Japan, honoring those who have given their lives in defense of the U.S., in Iraq, the new generation of veterans paying homage to those who came before them, Airmen in Belgium participating in a Veteran’s Day celebration known as Armistice Day, and the 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command (ESC) signing a 31 million dollar contract with an Iraqi company to repair shipping containers. Hosted by Tech Sgt. Chris Decker.


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Date Taken:11.12.2009

Date Posted:11.12.2009 8:10PM

Category:Newscasts

Video ID:72863

Filename:DOD_100057251

Length:00:04:30

Location:SAN ANTONIO, TX, USGlobe

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