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News Archives for Jun 6, 2017

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  • Retired Air Force Colonel Arnald Gabriel conducts the D-Day Memorial Wind Band during a ceremony marking the 73rd anniversary of D-Day at the World War II Memorial June 6, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
    D-Day 1944: A Day of Battle in France and Prayer at Home
    Americans Tuesday honored the sacrifice of the troops who stormed Normandy 73 years ago on June 6, 1944.
  • Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland has said Canada will increase defense spending and rely less on the United States, a major foreign policy shift. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP)
    Canada to Rely Less on US Defense in Major Policy Shift
    Canada currently spends less than one percent of its GDP on defense, about half the level demanded by Washington of NATO allies.
  • FILE -- This , May 25, 2017 photo shows Syrian government troops taking up positions during fighting with Islamic State group militants, in the Syrian province of Homs. (Syrian Central Military Media, via AP)
    US-Led Coalition Strikes Pro-Assad Forces in Syria
    The Pentagon says the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group has struck what it calls pro-government forces in Syria.
  • Recruits of Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, repeat the oath of enlistment during an emblem ceremony Feb. 15, 2017, on Parris Island, S.C. (Marine Corps Photo/Cpl. Vanessa Austin)
    Marine Boot Camp Now as Integrated as It Should Get, Commander Says
    Brig. Gen. Austin Renforth estimates that more than 70 percent of all Marine Corps boot camp training is now gender-integrated.
  • FILE - In this May 16, 2007 file photo, a B-52 passes overhead at the National Security Forum air demonstration at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. (AP Photo/Montgomery Advertiser, Karen S. Doerr, File)
    Russia Says Fighter Jet Intercepts US Bomber on Border
    The Russian military said it scrambled a fighter jet to intercept and escort a U.S. strategic bomber flying over the Baltic.