http://www.hoa.centcom.mil/index.asp Not a political statement as much as one for hope. Many are doing positive things but are not in the news like the few that are not. I have been researching HOA (Horn of Africa) because I may be recalled for there over the next 8 months. I have been told to prepare, but not given odds, probably around 50/50. Should be a great experience if I am asked. interesting story http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Apr2006/20060418_4859.html I hope that these links work for those here, there may be a cookie I have that is allowing me to read them. They are unclassified stories, so should be available.