The wire
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098620/00446
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Title: The wire
Uniform Title: Wire (Guantánamo Bay, Cuba)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: United States -- Joint Task Force Guantánamo
Publisher: 362nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Joint Task Force Guantanamo
Place of Publication: Guanta´namo Bay Cuba
Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Publication Date: 01-21-2011
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Navy-yards and naval stations, American -- Newspapers -- Cuba   ( lcsh )
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System Details: Mode of access: Internet at the NAVY NSGTMO web site. Address as of 9/15/05: http://www.jtfgtmo.southcom.mil/wire.asp; current access is available via PURL.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 3, issue 5 (Jan. 3, 2003); title from caption (publisher Web site PDF, viewed on Sept. 15, 2005) .
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THE WIRE | PAGE 2Trooper to Trooperfeaturing The WIRE is the official news magazine of Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is produced by the JTF Public Affairs Office to inform and educate the Troopers of JTF Guantanamo through news, features, command guidance, sports and entertainment. The WIRE seeks to provide maximum disclosure with minimum delay with regard to security, accuracy, propriety and policy. This DoD news magazine is an authorized publication for the members of the Department of Defense. Contents of The WIRE are not necessarily the official views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is printed by the Document Automation & Production Service with a circulation of 1,000.Operations officer, NEGBTROO P ER T O TROO P ER | JTF GuantanamoCommander Navy Rear Adm. Jeffrey Harbeson Command Master Chief Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Scott A. Fleming Office of Public Affairs Director Navy Cmdr. Tamsen Reese: 9928 Deputy Director Air Force Lt. Col. Don Langley: 9927 Operations Officer CW2 Raymond Chapman: 3649 Supervisor Air Force Master Sgt. Andrew Leonhard: 3649 Contact usEditors Desk: 3499 From the continental United States Commercial: 011-53-99-3499 DSN: 660-3499 E-mail: thewire@jtfgtmo.southcom.mil Online: www.jtfgtmo.southcom.milSenior Chief Petty OfficerDonald BrockLead and inspire people. Dont try to manage and manipulate people. Inventories can be managed but people must be lead. ~Ross Perot Recently, Troopers approached me and asked if I would write an article for The Wire. After careful consideration of the many leadership. There are many types and styles of in day-to-day operations. Some of the most important qualities I would like to share are not trustworthy then most will not follow Communication is paramount to the success of the mission and your success as a to less confusion and frustration within your workplace. more, do not and must continuously practice these qualities to make and demand it up and down the chain The WireExecutive Editor Army Staff Sgt. Benjamin Cossel: 3499 Assistant Editor Spc. Meredith Vincent: 3651 Photojournalists: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David P. Coleman Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sally Hendricks Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins Army Sgt. Mathieu Perry Air Force Senior Airman Gino Reyes Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marie MontezCOVER: Pfc. Brandon Cuummings of the 525th Military Police Battalion sprints the last 100 yards of a 15-mile force march, Sunday. The force march will whittle down to the top six Soldiers who will go on to White Sands, N.M. to compete in the 22nd annual Bataan Memorial Death March. photo by Army Staff Sgt. Benjamin CosselBACK COVER: Troopers, Sailors and civilians came together Monday to take part in the 525th Military Police Battalions Martin Luther King, Jr. 5k fun run. More than 200 people participated in the event photo by Spc. Mathew Muntzer THE WIRE | PAGE 3 | NE W S YOU CAN USEA commission of current and retired to ensure they promote equal opportunity decisional draft document posted on the Commission to Recommend Lifting Ban on Women in Combat Donna Miles American Forces Press ServiceChinese President Hu Faces Critics in US Congress Voice of America News Service Korea. record and its currency policies that many China on the issues will continue. Americas fundamental commitment to the ceremony. United States and China is the currency Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid greets Chinas President Hu Jintao on Capitol Hill in Washington, 20 Jan 2011 (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) military families. the secretary of the treasury on the Consumer Advocates Seek Militarys InputMike Joseph American Forces Press Service Gulf of Oman at the time of the sailors disappearance.Navy Recovers Body of Missing USS Halsey SailorStars and Stripes


NE W S FROM T HE BAY | THE WIRE | PAGE 4News from the Bay Bayview Club brings island fever to GTMOSpc. Meredith Vincent said the tournament is open to all residents Registration begins for glow golf tournament Army Staff Sgt. Benjamin CosselUniversity offers tips on saving moneyThe Chapel Section of Joint Task Force The classes, which are free and open to They will teach you tools you can use Archie Gerald, JTF chaplains assistant. Gerald warned the classes are not limited anyone who wants to learn how to handle Spc. Meredith Vincent JSMART introduces circuit training for the work week Team of Joint Task Force Guantanamo is to noon. Spc. Meredith Vincent Welfar and Recreation. success. will create a cadre of information specialists, a command identity for the Information Information dominance insignia awardedArmy Staff Sgt. Benjamin Cossel Boots on the GroundAre you planning on playing any team sports this season? Ceremony welcomes new Army NCOsStory and photo by Army Sgt. Benjamin Cossel th th was st The purpose of todays ceremony is to welcome our newly promoted Soldiers who st said. them. Force Guantanamo Commander Rear Adm. how to interact with all the different cultures These sorts of ceremonies are like one th THE WIRE | PAGE 5 | BOOTS


MISSION | THE WIRE | PAGE 6 st personal, is intended to assist Sailors so their questions. st Class Eric he practiced and researched information attended a Command Career Counselor There are many Sailors who are IA here to Joint Task Force Guantanamo, many of which may not follow up with their commands stressed Sailors must study their required trained skills. It is important to follow your path of -photo by Senior Airman Gino Ryes Story by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins THE WIRE | PAGE 7 | FEATURES Story and photo by Army Sgt. Mathieu Perry Event boosts morale, brings junior, senior Troopers together Joint Task Force Guantanamo The cookout is a way for the chaplains and their assistants to show JTF Troopers some Chaplain Anthony Carr. So sense of fellowship while at work. that come up here to talk to the assistant. Its a one-stop shop if theme. places in the states, and different is to meet key JTF leadership said Gerald. learn the lay of the land if they Gerald. is usually scheduled mid-month mentor and raise the morale Gerald. So we are not only also mentally, emotionally and offered poses performed in this class that help condition the to suit the students needs. naturalistic sounds. This helps in concentration to perform each requires no equipment, and soothes the soul while way to de-stress. Story by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marie Montez photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sally Hendricks


True gritthe gtmo edition Story and photos by Army Staff Sgt. Benjamin CosselThe pre-dawn darkness masks the steely look of determination This is why the U.S. Military is the most lethal force in the th participated in the march. THE WIRE | P AGE 9 | COVER ST ORYCOVER STORY | THE WIRE | PAGE 8 see MARCH, pg. 15.


SPORTS | THE WIRE | PAGE 10 unning for a RR speeds lined up Monday stth, said said they were informed of the run the day Story by Spc. Meredith Vincent THE WIRE | P AGE 11 | SP OR T S R eason who participated. the run, medals were awarded to the winners specially-made cake. -photo by Spc. Matthew Muntzer -photo by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sally Hendricks


and started salsa lessons. didnt know what to do with their free time. st trooper stay in Guantanamo. If you dont know what to do with your life, or if you seem a little lost, let the Army help Bullet Bio 6 1/2 years boxing, tae kwon do, sci. earning my E-5 and becoming a sergeant anything with Bruce Lee I consider myself a very tranquil person. I dont get upset very easily. wallet, gum and all the cards that were given to me about command philosophy, use of force and all that good stuff. TROO P ER FOCUS | THE WIRE | PAGE 12 Army Spc. Angel Hernandezfocus Bravo Zulu!The following individuals received letters of congratulations for their hard work and dedication from JTF Commander Rear. Adm. Jeffrey Harbeson. In addition to recognition in The Wire, Troopers receive a coin of excellence from the Admiral.AT2 Jeff Bell Pfc. Pedro Vazquez Army Staff Sgt. Andrew Elliot Pvt. Steven Landes Spc. Michael Smith YN3 Shauntasia Camacho MA2 Matthew NapolisArmy Staff Sgt. Chavon-Lauren Salter MA2 James Jones PS1 Juan Santana-Gonzalez GTMO Religious ServicesDaily Catholic Mass Main Chapel Vigil Mass Main Chapel Mass Main Chapel Catholic Mass Troopers Chapel Troopers Chapel Seventh Day Adventist Room B Iglesia Ni Christo Room A Pentecostal Gospel Room D LDS Service Room A Liturgical Service Room B General Protestant Main Chapel United Jamaican Fellowship Building 1036 Gospel Service Main Chapel GTMO Bay Christian Fellowship Main Chapel Bible Study Troopers Chapel The Truth Project Troopers Chapel Protestant Worship Troopers Chapel Islamic Service Room C Jewish Service FMI call 2628 LORIMI Gospel Room D Church of Christ Chapel Annex Room 17| MIND, BODY & SOULTHE WIRE | PAGE 13Mind, Body & Soul year as well as look ahead to the new one. mistakes. We also should use this time of year to look ahead to the we can anticipate some aspects of it. Reunions with our families, friends and coworkers are not always us or when a wonderful opportunity will drop into our laps. dreams as well as many look forward to a new and anticipate what it The lessons we learn from the past, good or bad, point us to how we will grow in the future.


AT T HE MOVIES || PAGE 14 | THE WIRE Army Sgt. Mathieu PerryMovie Review more popularity. The plain-spoken, feisty and fearless Ross drop-dead determination and no-nonsense 21 25 24 23 22 26 27TUESDAY WEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAY MONDAY SATURDAY SUNDAYCall MWR at ext. 2010 for more information. Movie Hotline call 4880. Tangled (PG) 7 p.m. Burlesque (PG13) 9 p.m. The Next Three Days (PG) 7 p.m. For Colored Girls (R) 7 p.m. Last Showing Megamind (PG) 7 p.m. Last Showing Morning Glory (PG13) 7 p.m. True Grit (PG13) 7 p.m. Burlesque (PG13) 8 p.m. The Next Three Days (PG13) 10 p.m. Due Date (R) 8 p.m. Last Showing True Grit (PG13) 8 p.m. Skyline (PG13) 8 p.m. Morning Glory (PG13) 8 p.m. The Green Hornet (PG13) 8 p.m. Love and Other Drugs (R) 10 p.m. For Colored Girls (R) 8 p.m. Last ShowingDowntown Lyceum Camp BulkeleyFree Bowling & Pizza 6 p.m. The Last of the Mohicans (R) 7 p.m. Carriers (PG13) 9 p.m. Fight Club (R) 7 p.m. Master and Commander (PG13) 9 p.m. The Men Who Stare at Goats (R) 7 p.m. Old Dogs (PG) 7 p.m. Twilight Sage: New Moon (PG13) 7 p.m. Pirate Radio (R) 7 p.m. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (PG13) 7 p.m.Clipper Club Other EventsSunset Sail 6 p.m. Marina The Green Hornet (PG13) 7 p.m. Love and Other Drugs (R) 9 p.m. Day Fishing Marina 6:30 a.m. THE WIRE | PAGE 15 | EPHEMERA U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team 91114 patrols the coastline of Guantanamo Bay, Jan. 14. MSST 91114 provides maritime anti-terrorism and force protection for Joint Task Force Guantanamo. photo by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins.Guarding the Coastline th MARCH cont.


Around the photo provided by Chief photo by More than 200 show for first MLK Jr. 5K run Bataan Memorial Death March 525th shows their grit Burger burns boost morale