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Study shows 75 percent of women fail to meet Marine combat standards

A new study has revealed that only a quarter of female Marine recruits are passing the gender-neutral physical tests required for ground combat jobs.

The Marine Corps Times reported Friday that, according to recently released data from Training and Education Command, less than 1 percent of Marine recruits joining to train in combat arms career fields this year were women. Of the women who did join the training, 75 percent failed to meet the physical standards necessary and were forced to take non-combat jobs. …

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