My boyfriend, Mark, sent me this article: www.defenselink.mil/news/newsarticle.aspx
In a nutshell, it is President Obama thanking the Intelligence community, and specifically Counterintelligence, for their due diligence. Being in Intel means "performing the first task of the Army: to find, know, and never lose the enemy." (See the Military Intelligence Soldier's Creed www.dami.army.pentagon.mil/pub/creed/creed.html)
I take great pride in my MOS and being an Intelligence Officer. Like every single soldier, I constantly seek to improve upon my skillset and enjoy being part of a certain community. It's for statements like what I have quoted below that I look forward to specializing in Counterintelligence.
“Few Americans know about the work that you do, and this is how it should be,” he said. “Your assignments require it, and obviously, you didn't go into this line of work for the fame and glory or the glare of the spotlight. You're in it to serve and protect. "
Hooah to my battles in Intel for always being "the silent warrior of the Army team."