Dec. 10, 2019

Female Peshmurga instructors graduate

Milestones mark a journey and Kurdish security forces continued to move forward in November with the graduation of their first female military instructors in the region. More than a dozen women in the Peshmerga are now certified to teach their fellow soldiers various skills and classes, including weapons, basic first aid, the law of armed conflict and preventing gender-based violence.

Dec. 9, 2019

Syrian Logistics Cell – Supporting the Warfighter

The 103rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command (ESC), the Syrian Logistics Cell (SLC), located in Erbil, Iraq, is composed of a small team of Soldiers who pack a big punch when it comes to supporting the warfighters in Syria.

Dec. 6, 2019

USCENTCOM hosts 16th Coalition International Night

The U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) Coalition hosted their 16th annual Coalition International Night in Hangar 5 at MacDill Air Force Base (AFB), Dec. 5, 2019.

Dec. 4, 2019

U.S. Forces reset in Syria, ISIS struggles to re-form

U.S. forces are reset and repostured in Eastern Syria and have restarted operations with the Syrian Democratic Forces aimed at defeating ISIS, Army Lt. Gen. Robert White, the commander of Combined Joint Operation Inherent Resolve, said last week in Baghdad.

Nov. 27, 2019

Nearly 5,000 turkeys to feed overseas troops this Thanksgiving

Deployed Soldiers will get a taste of home this Thanksgiving after months of planning by logistics personnel to deliver tons of meat and fixings for the traditional meals.

Nov. 26, 2019

USCENTCOM commander addresses maritime security

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr., commander, U.S. Central Command, addressed maritime security in the Middle East at the 15th Regional Security Summit of the IISS Manama Dialogue, Nov. 23, 2019.

Nov. 26, 2019

Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group supports Operation Inherent Resolve

The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (ABECSG) began air operations in support of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), Nov. 22.

Nov. 25, 2019

Readout of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Milley’s Meeting with Jordanian Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Maj. Gen. Yousef Huneiti

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley met with Jordanian Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Maj. Gen. Yousef Huneiti yesterday in Amman, Jordan.

Nov. 24, 2019

Milley Begins Fact-Finding Trip to Middle East, Central Asia

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff arrived at Amman, Jordan today to begin a trip to the Middle East and Central Asia.

Nov. 20, 2019

Iraqi Troops take charge of logistics

Iraqi soldiers took charge of one of the largest divestments of vehicle repair parts while working with American counterparts at the Taji National Depot last month. Task Force (TF) Lincoln Divestment, comprised of soldiers from the Iraq Army (IA) Transportation Brigade and the U.S. Army’s 108th Sustainment Brigade, transferred 1,925 vehicle repair parts purchased through the Counter-ISIS Train & Equip Fund (CTEF) program.