The Washington TimesBy Rowan Scarborough
Four branches of the military have begun sending training material to 2.2 million active and reserve troops as a prelude to opening the ranks to gays, with instructions on, for example, what to do if an officer sees two male Marines kissing in a shopping mall.
Key themes are that sexual orientation will no longer be a bar to service, that all service members must respect each other, and that the partners of gay troops will not receive the benefits of heterosexual spouses.
â€œWe are going to make [gay ban] repeal training expeditiously,â€ said Maj. Joel Harper, an Air Force spokesman at the Pentagon. â€œItâ€™s great training.â€
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