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Master Sgt. Hector Trujillo is pictured with his three children. Trujillo, a motor transport maintenance chief with 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, was seriously injured after being hit by a car on the Okinawa Expressway Dec. 1, 2017. He was flown to San Diego, California, where he remains hospitalized and continues to receive treatment for his injuries. (Courtesy photo provided by Maria Trujillo)

No Hesitation: Service members aid Okinawa Marine injured in accident

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December 14, 2017
OKINAWA, Japan – U.S. service members rushed to assist a Marine struck by a vehicle traveling northbound on the Okinawa Expressway on December 1, 2017.
Air Force Staff Sgt. Bryan Savella, an 18th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, works on controlled aggression training with Aly, his military working dog at Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 12, 2017. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Greg Erwin)

Kadena Military Working Dogs Deter Trouble

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December 15, 2017
KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa, Dec. 14, 2017 — It’s pitch black outside and the sun won’t shine for a few more hours. Suddenly, a light comes on, illuminating the room.
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Okinawa’s all lit up for the holidays

Travel
December 15, 2017
From late autumn through winter, elaborate and colorful light displays – from the northern island of Hokkaido to the southern islands of Okinawa – ring in the holiday spirit with...

Bonenkai like the Japanese do

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December 14, 2017
What do sake, neckties, coworkers singing and the end of the year have in common?Bonenkai!

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