Archive: December, 2007

Dec. 26, 2007

Governance center opens in Sab Al Bor

Tribal sheiks joined local leaders and Coalition troops to open the Sab Al Bor Governance Center of Taji in Sab Al Bor, Iraq, Dec. 13.

Dec. 21, 2007

Military Police give aid to local Iraqi boy

Native of Delta, Pa., Sgt. Paul Adams, a team leader and Philadelphia, Mo. native Cpl. Joel Hastings, also a team leader, both with the 401st Military Police Company, 92nd Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade piece together a wheel chair for a young Iraqi boy.BAGHDAD – “You got to see this,” said Cpl. Nicholas Butler, native of

Dec. 21, 2007

Air Force engineers improve Marine quality of life

Tech. Sgt. Chris Collins cuts a 2-by-6 piece of wood to use as a frame for a bench Nov. 24 at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq. REDHORSE Airmen are currently working approximately .8 million in projects here. Sergeant Collins, a 557th Expeditionary REDHORSE utilities technician, is deployed from Minot Air Force Base, N.D. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt.

Dec. 21, 2007

PRT promotes governance, development in Badghis Province

Meeting with the local authorities and elders of Muqur district to discuss governance and development recently.

Dec. 21, 2007

Leaders reflect on successes, hope for Baghdad's future

Iraqi boys push a cart full of goods through the Doura Market in southern Baghdad’s Rashid District, Nov. 29. In January, only a handful of shops were operating here. Now, hundreds of vendors ply their wares in one of Baghdad’s busiest business districts. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Charles D. Maib)CAMP LIBERTY, Iraq - One year, one month and four

Dec. 18, 2007

Coalition forces capture Special Groups leader, 12 detained

Coalition forces capture Special Groups leader, 12 detained in Iraq

Dec. 4, 2007

Marines upgrade control tower

Marines inspect the metal frame of a new air traffic control tower. Combat engineers with Marine Wing Support Squadron 272 are currently constructing an air traffic control tower to create a better working environment for its air traffic controllers. Photo by: Sgt. Wayne Edmiston.AL TAQADDUM, Iraq, (Dec. 5, 2007) — The AN/TSQ-120B is a temporary

Dec. 1, 2007

Garma reopens marketplace

Sheik Mishen (second from left), a prominent tribal leader in Garma, speaks with Lt. Col. Nathan I. Nastase (center), the commanding officer of 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6, and Rear Adm. Patrick Driscoll (right), with Multinational Force-Iraq, through an interpreter during the reopening ceremony of the “Lollipop”