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Slovenia Appoints First Female Army Chief

Slovenia appointed Maj. Gen. Alenka Ermenc as chief of the army, the government said Tuesday, making her the only woman in charge of a NATO country's military.  Ermenc is the first female chief of the general staff of the Slovenian army. She takes over from Alan Geder on Wednesday.  Ermenc has served in the army since 1991, the year Slovenia declared independence from Yugoslavia. She studied at the Royal College...

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