Dear Reader,

Recently, the Stars and Stripes' smartphone apps suffered a content outage due to a server failure.

We apologize for the outage.

Providing you with the latest news and information related to the U.S. military is a mission everyone at Stars and Stripes takes very seriously. Delivering the best possible experience to readers, via print, mobile, tablet or digital editions, is of paramount importance. We understand that you and readers like you rely upon Stars and Stripes for our unique content and independent perspective and expect it to be available when needed.

Please know that we take our responsibility to you seriously and are taking the necessary steps to safeguard against a future occurrence.

Thank you for being a part of the Stars and Stripes family, and for bearing with us.

Best regards,

Max LedererPublisher, Stars and Stripes

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