The SITREP: Army Looks Back, Santa Takes a Dip with the Marines & More

U.S. Soldiers with the Texas Army National Guard rescue Houston residents as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey continue to rise, Aug. 28, 2017. U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Zachary West

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Thursday, December 21, 2017.

  • Army reflects on its year of humanitarian service.
  • Navy announces enrollment process for eligible sailors who choose to opt into the Blended Retirement System during the enrollment period of Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2018.
  • Santa gets in some training with the Marines before his big delivery day.
  • Military Health System has tips to beat holiday stress.

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The SITREP: Army Looks Back, Santa Takes a Dip with the Marines & More