The photographs were shared on the Facebook page Marines United, which had a membership of active-duty and retired male Marines, Navy Corpsman and British Royal Marines. Along with identified female military members were photographs of unidentifiable women in various stages of undress, and included obscene comments about some of the women, officials have said. The Naval Criminal Investigative Service is now investigating.
The U. Army is instructing its female soldiers to "accept" having men in their showers and changing areas who are "transitioning" but still have their male genitalia, according to training documents that have been released. As previously reported, Defense Secretary James Mattis announced last week that a July 1 Obama-era deadline for the branches of the armed services to begin allowing openly transgender individuals to enlist had been delayed an additional six months.
The Marine Corps Timesan independent newspaper focusing on issues involving the service, published an internal Marine Corps communications document with talking points about the issue, describing the social media network as a closed Facebook group with about 30, members. The network solicited nude photos of female service members, some of whom had their name, rank and duty station listed, the newspaper reported. A Marine Corps spokesman told the newspaper that military officials are uncertain how many military personnel could be involved.
Across the armed services, women made up 16 percent of the active-duty military as of — by branch, that number ranged from 8. Their representation is small and growing only marginally — inwomen in uniform made up Despite being overlooked, servicewomen are forging new career paths for themselves and the next generation as they enter jobs that were once closed to them. Consider pioneers like Capt.
The U. Marine Corps officials have called on the Naval Criminal Investigative Service following revelations by Vice News last week that images of female service members had been shared in a Dropbox folder called "Hoes Hoin'. Vice reported that most of the images in the folder show women in military clothing.
He and co-pilot Donald Carillo were killed in an accidental plane crash on March 20, when Rosemary was three years old. While growing up, Mariner enjoyed watching planes at Miramar Naval Air Stationand she worked odd jobs, cleaned houses, and washed aircraft to earn money for flying lessons and flight time. Rosemary Bryant Mariner then Rosemary B.
Lynndie Rana England born November 8,  is a former United States Army Reserve soldier who served in the nd Military Police Company and became known for her involvement in the Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse scandal. She was one of eleven military personnel convicted in by Army courts-martial for mistreating detainees and other crimes in connection with the torture and prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad during the occupation of Iraq. England was incarcerated from September 27, to March 1, when she was released on parole.
The Army recently released a new training presentation for troops regarding their interactions with transgender soldiers, and guidelines regarding gender transition in the military. The policy favors the needs and feelings of the individual over the well being of the unit, a practice that is formerly foreign to military protocol. In the Christian PostJames Hassona former Army captain, shed some light on the PowerPoint presentation containing the new procedures:.
Service personnel from all parts of the US military have reportedly been sharing naked photos of their female colleagues. The BBC found an online message board where the pictures were being shared just days after reports of a Facebook site where thousands of US Marines were sharing images. The board on the hosting website Anon-IB allegedly has posts showing female service members fully clothed, asking for any images of them nude.