May 22, 2008
New Sons of Iraq stand up for their communities
KIRKUK (May 21, 2008) — Sons of Iraq leaders signed three SOI contracts in a ceremony in the Ta’mim Province May 19.
May 21, 2008
Odierno speaks to Senate at confirmation hearing
Lt. Gen. Ray Odierno, Commander, III Corps and Fort Hood, May 22, 2008. Odierno has been nominated to become the next commander of Multi-National Force - Iraq.
May 20, 2008
First class graduates from Ashraf police academy
ASHRAF, Iraq (May 20, 2008) — Hundreds of new Iraqi police officers graduated from the new police academy in Ashraf, Iraq.
Troops, State Dept. aid Iraqi mill owner
FOB KALSU, Iraq (May 20, 2008) — A Sayafiyah mill owner received a State Department micro-grant to get his business going.
May 19, 2008
Iraqi soldiers, police clear Karadah
FOB LOYALTY, Iraq (May 19, 2008) – Iraqi police and soldiers conducted a clearance mission in the Karadah Security District.
Iraqis turn in weapons at 'amnesty drop'
BAGHDAD (May 19, 2008) – Residents turned in a variety of munitions to Iraqi soldiers in the New Baghdad District May 17.
May 18, 2008
President meets Iraqi leaders in Egypt
WASHINGTON (May 18, 2008) – President Bush discussed progress with Iraqi Vice President Abd al-Mahdi Sunday in Egypt.
Democracy taking hold in Arab Jabour
FOB KALSU, Iraq, May 19, 2008) — After years of war citizens of Arab Jabour are learning to trust the path of democracy.
Iraqi soldiers, police find weapons
FOB LOYALTY, Iraq – Iraqi soldiers and police partnered to conduct a multi-day joint operation in the eastern Baghdad.
May 15, 2008
General: Iran aiding terrorists in Iraq
BAGHDAD (May 15, 2008) — Terrorists operating in Iraq apparently are receiving training, arms and funding from Iranian sources.