Friday, March 21, 2008

 

US Troops Buy Own Safety Gear For Battle

U.S. troops buy own gear for safety, style - Yahoo! News

http://news.yahoo.com/s/csm/20080306/ts_csm/abattleshop

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  1. ... military procurement, especially of life-saving equipment, is still too slow. ... Life in a remote US Army outpost in Iraq: IEDs, DVDs, and A/C 05/30/2007 ...
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  2. ... STARA Technologies 'Rocks' the Competition at US Army Precision Air Drop Expo ... News: U.S. Troops Buy Own Gear For Safety, Style ...
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  3. ... are prompting families to think about buying the equipment, Taylor said. ... who have contacted us is that the Army cannot attest to the safety or the level ...
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  4. ... troops who say the U.S. should withdraw could be concerned for their own safety, ... percent of those polled said their equipment, such as Humvees, body armor and ...
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  5. ... son's safety, Palifka recently spent $1,100 of her own money on ... Buy It Ourselves' Many active-duty troops also are spending money on other equipment. ...
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  6. ... are prompting families to think about buying the equipment, Taylor said. ... who have contacted us is that the Army cannot attest to the safety or the level ...
    www.truthout.org/cgi-bin/artman/exec/view.cgi/7/4021/printer - Cached
  7. ... unable to control what equipment troops might buy, said spokeswoman Cheryl Irwin. ... the needed protective, safety, and health equipment for our servicemembers. ...
    www.stripes.com/article.asp?section=104&article=21926&archive=true - Cached
  8. troops in harms way without the proper equipment to successfully complete ... and later: US Soldiers in Iraq Forced to Retrofit Armored Vehicles on Their Own ...
    cooperativeresearch.org/timeline.jsp?timeline=us_military_s_treatment_of_us_troops... - 78k - Cached
  9. ... and both items--more safety equipment and Iraqi battlefield clearance ... our young troops has to go out and buy their own equipment to protect themselves. ...
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  10. ... Texas - US - Iraq - Afghanistan - "U.S. troops buy own gear for safety, style in ... military procurement, especially of life-saving equipment, is still too slow. ...
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