Women: on the front lines?
POSTED: Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 8:27am
UPDATED: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 10:14pm
Some women veterans suing the DOD. They want "front line action."
Tyler — The Defense Department had been slowly moving towards lifting combat restrictions on women. Women are now allowed to serve in existing roles such as medics, military police, helicopter pilots, and intelligence officers at the battalion level.
However, women are still banned from serving as infantry, armor, and special operations forces. East Texans talk-back on: women on the front lines, to our news partner: KTBB and host Garth Maier.