Photos of the week
AROUND THE GLOBE WITH STRIPES
Below you’ll find a selection of photos taken by Stars and Stripes reporters from around the world. Among them are helos in Afghanistan, NATO exercises in Europe, the devastation in Puerto Rico and a ceremony honoring the long-dead veterans of World War I held in our nation’s capital.
HEROES AND HONORARY SERVICEMEMBERS
When cancer strikes the youngest of society, the children can be left with a truncated childhood filled with the trauma of dealing with a major medical malady. Sometimes, though, the military steps up and gives these children a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Other times, the family finds their own way to bring light to a dark situation.
From Norway to Spain, fifth-generation fighters fly for defense of Europe
Vigil, marches in Washington mark anniversary of deadly far-right protest
Francis J. 'Red' Grandy: Stripes' prolific veteran photographer, dead at 96
Ramstein’s new leader is a seasoned airlift squadron commander
Thousands of Americans and Germans celebrate culture at Volksfest at Grafenwoehr
Early-morning grouchiness a way of life for RIMPAC Marines