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US removes military ban on women in combat

Preliminary results from a survey of the Army's nearly 170,000 women show only a small fraction would like to move into newly opening combat jobs - @AP

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10 more women graduate from US Marine Corp infantry training; like 3 who graduated last month, they will not join infantry units - @jhlad

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Live video: Pentagon briefs on plans for training women for combat roles - @CBSNews

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US military to admit women to front-line combat posts - @BloombergNews

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Report: Women could be able to train for Army Ranger, Navy SEAL units in mid-2015, official tells @cnn

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More: Obama says he won't hesitate on ordering women into combat - @AP

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17% of male US Marines says they would leave Corps if women move into combat roles, according to survey - @AP

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Some Marine combat jobs may remain closed to women, US Marine Corps commandant says - @USATODAY

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Poll: Most Americans back women in combat, see no harm to military effectiveness - @washingtonpost

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Panetta: By opening up more opportunities for people to serve in uniform, we are making military stronger - live video

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Panetta says not everyone is going to get to be a combat soldier, 'but everyone is entitled to a chance' - @MattMillham

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Sec. Panetta: If members meet qualifications, should have right to serve regardless of creed, color, gender, sexual orientation - live video

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Sec. Panetta: General Dempsey and I are pleased to announce that we are eliminating the direct ground combat exclusion rule for women and we are moving forward with a plan to eliminate all unnecessary gender-based barriers to service - live video

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Sec. Panetta: Female service members have faced the reality of combat, proven their willingness to fight and to die - live video

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Sec. Panetta: It's clear to all of us that women are contributing in unprecedented ways to the military - live video

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Live video: US Secretary of Defense Panetta expected to formally announce end of women serving in combat ban - @NBCNews

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President Obama strongly supports Pentagon decision to lift ban on women in front-line combat roles, White House says - @Reuters

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Family Research Council: Allowing women in combat not worth risks - @TPMLiveWire

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Conservative group Concerned Women for America says they are 'disappointed' with Panetta's decision on women in combat - @frankthorpNBC

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Sen. Kelly Ayotte says she's 'pleased' by reports that Panetta decided to open more combat roles to women; 'today's announcement reflects the increasing role that female service members play in securing our country' - statement via @NBCNews

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