The State 2013.12.20 18:14
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Friday gave the military one year to
make progress on an epidemic of sexual assault or face potential tougher
reforms, hours after Congress sent a sweeping defense bill for his
signature that cracks down on the crime in its ranks.
Obama said the military has "an urgent obligation" to support victims and
punish perpetrators as he directed military leaders to review their efforts
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