Odierno: Army ‘Moving Toward’ Opening Combat Arms to Women
By Karen Parrish
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, May 16, 2012 – Army leaders are asking whether — and how — to open infantry and armor ranks to women, the service’s senior soldier said today.
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno addresses the press about future changes in the Army’s structure and size, including the expansion of women’s roles in combat forces, at the Pentagon, May 16, 2012. DOD photo by Glenn Fawcett