Archive: 2008

June 12, 2008

Basra vocational school renovated

BASRA (June 12, 2008) — Students in Basra are now attending a vocational technical school as they acquire important job skills.

June 11, 2008

Iraqi government boosts Sayifiyah feed mill

FOB KALSU, Iraq (June 10, 2008) – Farmers in Sayifiyah will soon have a feed mill to support local agriculture.

June 11, 2008

Sailors, Soldiers repair school

DJIBOUTI (June 12, 2008) — U.S. Servicemembers here gathered to make repairs to the Balbalas primary school.

June 11, 2008

Outreach program aids Afghan villages

BAGRAM AIR BASE, Afghanistan (June 11, 2008) – Soldiers provide water, power and security through outreach program.

June 11, 2008

Bush thanks Germans for help

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2008 – President Bush Wednesday thanked the German people for their help in Afghanistan and Iraq.

June 10, 2008

Iraqi army troops take lead in joint operation

FOB LOYALTY, Iraq (June 9, 2008) — Iraqi soldiers take lead in joint operation with U.S. troops.

June 10, 2008

Women find new opportunity in Arab Jabour

ARAB JABOUR, Iraq (June 10, 2008) – Women in Arab Jabour discover new employment opportunities.

June 9, 2008

Military analyst sees signs of progress in Arab Jabour

COMBAT OUTPOST MURRAY, Iraq (June 8, 2008) — Iraq's battlefield has become a classroom for a military analyst.

June 8, 2008

New Baghdad police college construction begins

BAGHDAD, Iraq (June 8, 2008) — Baghdad Police College broke ground for a new campus – Baghdad Police College East.

June 8, 2008

New contracting process begins with new road

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (June 8, 2008) – A ground-breaking ceremony was held for a new road.