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Department of Defense

Eliminate Qatar and UAE as Combat Zones

The term "combat zone" desparately needs to be modified and updated. People currently receive "combat zone" benefits (tax free pay, hazardous duty pay, etc) for working in DUBAI which is a luxurious vacation spot. Also, Qatar has proven to be relatively safe now that the Navy is allowing dependents to accompany members to certain bases. This easy change could save millions. Yes, pilots/aircrew and others that are... more »