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Nov. 18, 2015

USAF officer trains Afghan Air Force meteorologists

Capt. Haley Homan, Train, Advise, Assist Command – Air (TAAC-Air) weather adviser, is deployed here from Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, to advise the AAF meteorologists and weather forecasters on how to provide weather support to the Afghan National Defense Security Forces.

Nov. 12, 2015

Coalition-supported Iraqi Kurds work to cut main ISIL line of communication

In fighting over the past 24 hours, Iraqi Kurdish forces supported by coalition advisors and a coalition air campaign are working to cut the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's main communication line between Raqqa and Mosul, the Pentagon press secretary said today.

Nov. 12, 2015

Coalition-supported Iraqi Kurds work to cut main ISIL line of communication

In fighting over the past 24 hours, Iraqi Kurdish forces supported by coalition advisors and a coalition air campaign are working to cut the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's main communication line between Raqqa and Mosul, the Pentagon press secretary said today.

Nov. 12, 2015

Iraqi army ‘glad to see’ 82nd Airborne

Service members with the Iraqi Security Forces were glad to see the U.S. Army back in Iraq, said Soldiers with the 82nd Airborne Division, who recently returned from an advise, train and assist mission there.

Nov. 4, 2015

Special operators in Syria must be viewed in context, Dunford says

The introduction of special operations forces into northern Syria is just one part of the overall strategy to degrade and defeat the terrorist organization known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview today during a multi-day trip to the Asia-Pacific region.

Nov. 3, 2015

Afghan leaders, international partners discuss ANDSF transparency, accountability

Representatives from a dozen donor nations joined Afghan leaders, international partners and Resolute Support personnel to review progress on transparency, accountability and affordability initiatives within the Afghan Security Institutions, as well as strategize the way forward in these critical areas.

Nov. 1, 2015

CENTCOM commander attends multi-national conference in Bahrain

U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander, U.S. Central Command, visited Bahrain Friday to participate in the 2015 Manama Dialogue hosted by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS).

Oct. 29, 2015

Army divers train for salvage ops in Kuwait

Divers from the 74th Engineer Dive Detachment from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., conducted their annual salvage diver training in the waters of Kuwait Naval Base, Oct. 22.

Oct. 28, 2015

Dutch chaplain seeks to build international network of chaplains

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is capitalizing on some Muslims’ ignorance of Islam, and a Dutch military chaplain is working to build a network to combat that.

Oct. 28, 2015

MARCENT welcomes new commander

Lieutenant Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr., relinquished command of U.S. Marine Corps Forces Central Command to Lt. Gen. Dave “Smoke” Beydler during a change of command ceremony Oct. 27 at the Surf’s Edge aboard MacDill Air Force Base.