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Air Force Orders Teixeira's Unit to Halt its Intelligence Mission

All units also have to carry out a security-focused stand-down

The U.S. Air Force's 102nd Intelligence Wing, which the alleged leaker of classified information belonged to, has been ordered to halt its intelligence mission as the service's inspector general carries out an investigation, the Air Force said on Tuesday.

The Air Force said all units would also have to carry out a "security-focused stand-down" sometime in the next 30 days.

Jack Teixeira has been charged with unlawfully copying and transmitting classified material after being accused of leaking top secret military intelligence records online.

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