July 6, 2008
Citizen's tip leads to large weapons find
CAMP STRIKER, Iraq (July 7, 2008) – Iraqi and Coalition soldiers acted on the tip and found numerous weapons near Baghdad.
July 2, 2008
Troops give shoes, toys to Djibouti orphans
DJIBOUTI (July3, 2008) – Troops distributed shoes and toys to children June 28 at the Saint Francis of Notre Dame Orphanage.
Funding improves Iraqi economy, infrastructure
FOB ISKAN (July 3, 2008) — Coalition forces continue to help Iraq revitalize itself through infrastructure projects.
June 30, 2008
Colonel: Enemy neutralized in east Anbar
WASHINGTON (July 1, 2008) — The enemy in eastern Anbar province has been neutralized, the Coalition commander in the area said June 30.
June 29, 2008
New course prepares Afghan police for field work
KUNAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan (June 30, 2008) – Sixty Afghan men were recently trained by the Kunar provincial reconstruction team.
Ambassador Crocker cites positive changes in Iraq
WASHINGTON (June 30, 2008) – Iraq is enjoying political and economic progress and better security, Ambassador Ryan Crocker told CNN.
Medics vaccinate Afghan villagers in Parwan
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (June 30, 2008) – Afghan doctors and Coalition medics hosted a village medical outreach June 26.
Students keep water flowing to farms
FOB KALSU, Iraq (July 2, 2008) – Students of the Village of Hope in Hawr Rajab began cleaning irrigation canals June 26.
June 28, 2008
Troops treat 870 Iraqi civilians
FALLUJAH, Iraq (July 1, 2008) – Two two Cooperative Medical Engagements provided medical care to more than 870 Iraqis, June 24 and 25.
June 26, 2008
Attacks in Iraq down 80 percent from last year
WASHINGTON (June 25, 2008) — The number of attacks in Iraq has dropped from about 1,200 a week in June 2007 to about 200 a week now.