Jan. 17, 2008

Iraqi Soldiers graduate leaders’ course

FORWARD OPERATING BASE KALSU, Iraq (Jan. 17, 2008) — The first group of Iraqi Soldiers attending the new Task Force Marne NCO Academy graduated in a ceremony.

Jan. 16, 2008

Tip leads MND-North Soldiers to bomb factory

SAMARRA, Iraq (Jan. 15, 2008) — Multi-National Division – North Soldiers discovered a car bomb factory, terrorist command cell and a large cache of explosives in the western desert of Salah ad Din province.

Jan. 16, 2008

Kirkuk academy graduates 1,325 police

KIRKUK, Iraq (Jan. 14, 2008) — A total of 1,325 Iraqi Police recruits graduated during a ceremony at the Kirkuk Police Academy in northeastern Iraq.

Jan. 15, 2008

New air traffic control tower to expand TQ’s capabilities

AL TAQADDUM, Iraq, Dec. 5, 2007 - The AN/TSQ-120B is a temporary air traffic control tower used by Marines in expeditionary operations until a more sturdy structure can be built. Although designed for just 90 days of continual use, the one at Al Taqaddum Air Base has seen more than its share of sorties since it was raised during the early stages of

Jan. 15, 2008

Medical engagement a success in Abu Farris

CAMP STRIKER, Iraq (Jan. 14, 2008) — Iraqi army medics and coalition forces from holding a coordinated medical engagement in Abu Farris

Jan. 15, 2008

Soldiers distribute wheelchairs

FORWARD OPERATING BASE RUSTAMIYAH, Iraq (Jan. 12, 2008) — Iraqi and U.S. Soldiers distributed wheelchairs to disabled Iraqi citizens in Schmook Village.

Jan. 14, 2008

Iraqi Forces, U.S. Special Forces Detain suspected Al-Qaeda in Iraq leader

Iraqi Forces, advised by U.S. Special Forces, detained a suspected al-Qaeda in Iraq terrorist cell leader who is believed to command more than 300 terrorists during a raid near Karmah Dec. 11.

Jan. 14, 2008

Coalition forces capture Special Groups leader, disrupt criminal element network

Coalition forces captured a suspected Special Groups leader during operations to disrupt criminal element networks early Monday in the Baghdad area.

Jan. 14, 2008

ANA deliver infant saving mother, child

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (Jan. 14, 2008) — The Afghan National Army’s 207th Kandak, advised by Coalition forces, provided emergency medical assistance to save the lives of a mother and her newborn infant.

Jan. 13, 2008

Church donates school supplies to Djibouti school

DJIBOUTI, Horn of Africa (Jan. 09, 2008) — Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa personnel donated school supplies and apparel to Horsed Private School of English.