Army reduces 'Stop Loss' numbers as Pentagon begins payments
Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Dallas Edwards
In this file photo, Soldiers work security on a street in Sharana, Afghanistan, during a mission on Oct. 1, 2009. The Army, the only service still using the Stop Loss program, still has 9,600 Soldiers serving involuntarily beyond their resignation or retirement date, and hopes to cut that number in half by January.
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