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Still, Austin on February 3 announced a force-wide, 60-day “stand down” so that military leaders could discuss these issues with troops.
THE PENTAGON IS TAKING A MAJOR STEP TO DEAL WITH ITS DIVERSITY PROBLEMSALEX WARDFEBRUARY 12, 2021VOX
State troops and the Alaska Mountain Rescue Group found the hikers buried in a recent avalanche and reported that they were not wearing avalanche beacons or locator beacons.
BODIES OF THREE SKIERS KILLED IN COLORADO AVALANCHE ARE FOUNDCINDY BORENFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Two soldiers who spoke to The Post estimated at least hundreds of troops were moved to the garage as officials struggle to find places to put thousands of service members.
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS ALLOWED BACK AT CAPITOL AFTER THEY WERE BANISHED TO A PARKING GARAGEALEX HORTONJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead, they drove into the city Sunday, flag in hand, and posed for their traditional Inauguration Day picture with armed federal troops and a seven-foot fence obstructing the view of the Capitol.
INAUGURATIONS ARE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED EVENTS IN D.C. NOW PEOPLE MUST WATCH FROM THEIR COUCHES.EMILY DAVIESJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those troops are credentialed by the Secret Service and have been reduced in number by about 3,500 over a typical inauguration because of the pandemic, he said.
12 MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL GUARD REMOVED FROM INAUGURATION DUTYDAN LAMOTHE, ALEX HORTON, PAUL SONNEJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Lorance then sought to cover up his crime by telling his troops not to collect biometric data on the dead.
AN UNUSUAL MISSION IN AFGHANISTAN, AND THE TROOPS WHO SUFFERED TO CARRY IT OUTGREG JAFFEJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They are packing up and heading out of state as troops roll in.
THE RIOT IS OVER, BUT FEAR REMAINS IN THE NATION’S CAPITALTHERESA VARGASJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
British officers ordered their troops to only burn public property in Washington.
THE SIMILARITIES TO THE LAST INVASION OF THE CAPITOL MATTER — SO DO THE DIFFERENCESLAWRENCE HATTERJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There was a British raid on the Capitol during the War of 1812, but those were foreign troops, not American citizens.
ARE WE ENTERING A NEW ERA OF POLITICAL VIOLENCE?SEAN ILLINGJANUARY 7, 2021VOX
Instead of National Guard troops being posted en masse around landmarks before a protest even began, we saw the Defense Department initially deny a request to send in troops — and that was after the Capitol had been breached.
THE POLICE’S TEPID RESPONSE TO THE CAPITOL BREACH WASN’T AN ABERRATIONMAGGIE KOERTH (MAGGIE.KOERTH-BAKER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 7, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO TROOP

  • ambulate
  • canter
  • foot it
  • gallop
  • hoof
  • march
  • patrol
  • pound
  • step
  • stride
  • traipse
  • tread
  • troop
  • trot
  • walk up and down
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