Archive: July, 2013

July 31, 2013

CENTCOM celebrates Ramadan

U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander, U.S. Central Command, and several distinguished visitors came together with Muslims assigned to USCENTCOM and their families for Iftar at the Bay Palms Golf Course here July 22.

July 25, 2013

Wounded U.S. veteran receives Canadian award

Retired U.S. Army Master. Sgt. Richard Cicero received a Canadian Chief of Defence Staff Commendation medal during a ceremony July 23.

July 10, 2013

Transfer of Authority in Afghanistan's RC (South)

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - After completing a successful 12-month tour in Southern Afghanistan, Maj. Gen. Robert “Abe” Abrams, the Third Infantry Division commanding general, officially handed over command of Regional Command (South) to Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the Fourth Infantry Division commanding general, during a Transition of

July 10, 2013

ANA taking greater control of military healthcare

The Afghan National Army gained autonomous control of Paktia Regional Military Hospital (PRMH) in Paktia province during a ceremony last month.

July 1, 2013

Jordanian, U.S. Marine Corps senior NCOs meet during Eager Lion

Senior staff noncommissioned officers from U.S. Marine Corps Forces Central Command (Forward) and senior noncommissioned officers from the Royal Jordanian Armed Forces take a tour of Royal Jordanian Naval Base.