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George Washington Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Busan
July 11, 2014
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Jul. 11, 2014) Republic of Korea sailors wave South Korean and American flags as the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN73) arrives in Busan, Republic of Korea for a scheduled port visit. George Washington is forward deployed to Yokosuka, Japan in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting regional security and stability in the Indo-Asia Pacific Region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Frank L. Andrews/Released)

USFK welcomes new citizens
July 4, 2014
YONGSAN GARRISON, Seoul – Servicemembers make their Naturalization Oath during a Naturalization Ceremony at the South Post Chapel here July 4. UNC/CFC/USFK commander, Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, congratulated 35 new U.S. citizens during his remarks at the ceremony. The newly-naturalized citizens were made up of servicemembers and spouses from various USFK units. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Choi, Ho-Gyu, U.S. Forces Korea PAO)

USFK Air Force Colonel honored as Top Wing Commander
June 27, 2014
Col. Ricky Rupp, with his wife, Charlotte, speak after receiving the 2013 General and Mrs. Jerome F. O'Malley Award June 27, 2014, during a Pentagon ceremony. Rupp, the special assistant to the commander at U.S./Republic of Korea Combined Forces Command at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan. The award was earned during the Rupps' time while leading the 22nd Air Refueling Wing at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. (U.S. Air Force photo/Scott M. Ash)

Post Allowance restored
June 3, 2014

Wayne E. Meyer Enhances U.S. Interoperability
May 31, 2014
140531-N-ZZ999-011 WATERS TO THE WEST OF THE KOREAN PENNINSULA (May 31, 2014) Republic of Korea Navy Ulsan-class frigate Busan (FF959) conducts maneuvering exercises with French Navy Floreal-class light-surveillance frigate Prairial (F731) (not pictured) and Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) (not pictured). Wayne E. Meyer is underway in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (Naval Aircrewman (Tactical Helicopter) 3rd Class Marco Gilio/Released)

Memorial Day Ceremony 2014
May 22, 2014
Memorial Day Ceremony 2014

Post Allowance reduced to zero percent
May 16, 2014

UNC/NNSC Ambassador Roundtable
May 8, 2014
UNC/NNSC Ambassador Roundtable

President Barack Obama visits Yongsan
April 26, 2014
President Barack Obama speaks to U.S. services members at Collier Fieldhouse during his visit to United States Army Garrison Yongsan, South Korea, Apr. 26, 2014.  U.S. Army Photo/Sgt. Brian Gibbons

USFK bids farewell to Maj. Gen. Crandall
April 21, 2014
Maj. Gen. Paul Crandall, Deputy Chief of Staff, Transformation & Re-stationing, U.S. Forces Korea returns the salute of the chief of the United Nations Command Honor Guard. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brian Gibbons, U.S. Forces Korea PAO)

Exercise Focused Passage starts
April 11, 2014

USFK Commander announces pay increase for Korean Employees
April 11, 2014

Combatives gives Soldiers confidence in facing the unknown
April 4, 2014
Combatives gives Soldiers confidence in facing the unknown

U.S. Commander Outlines Posture to Counter North Korean Threats
April 2, 2014
U.S. Commander Outlines Posture to Counter North Korean Threats

P-8 Poseidon performs first missions in Korea
March 31, 2014
P-8 Poseidon performs first missions in Korea

PACOM, U.S. Forces Korea Commanders Discuss Posture, Risk
March 26, 2014

Ration guidance on OTC medication
March 21, 2014

Soldiers receive long-overdue Medals of Honor
March 18, 2014
Soldiers receive long-overdue Medals of Honor

US and ROK senior enlisted visit PY-do
March 13, 2014
BAENGNYEONGDO ISLAND, South Korea – A Republic of Korea Marine scans the horizon from an outpost just 17 km (10.5 miles) from the shores of North Korea, and just 7 km (4.3 miles) from the “Northern Limit Line,” the water boundary of between the two nations. The island, known to Americans as “PY-do,” and to South Koreans as “Baengnyeongdo,” has been a flashpoint in relations between North and South Korea. North Korea sunk the South Korean naval vessel Cheonan near the island March 26, 2010, killing 46 sailors, and fired artillery shells at the nearby Yeonpyeong Island Nov. 23, 2010, killing two South Korean Marines and two civilians.(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson, U.S. Forces Korea PAO)

Former North Korean spy addresses ROK and US senior enlisted leaders
March 12, 2014
YONGSAN GARRISON, SEOUL, South Korea - A former North Korean spy and defector discussed the motivations of North Korean Soldiers and the hardships they endure during a U.S. Forces Korea noncommissioned officer professional development lecture for senior enlisted leaders March 12 at the Memorial Chapel. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Choi Ho-Gyu, U.S. Forces Korea PAO)

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