June 9, 2015
Answering the call – DoD civilians deploy to Afghanistan
Many civilians deploy, citing a variety of reasons, and some deploy for long periods of time and serve multiple tours.
Royal Canadian Air Force marks milestones in fight against ISIL
Canada’s air forces recently reached two significant milestones, surpassing their 1,000th sortie flown and exceeding 100 airstrikes in support of the coalition air campaign in Iraq and Syria.
June 8, 2015
Enlisted leaders from CENTCOM region countries discuss role of NCO in today’s military
Senior noncommissioned officers and officers from a number of countries in the U.S. Central Command region recently gathered here to discuss the role of the NCO corps in their nation’s military.
UK announces expansion of its anti-ISIL training effort in Iraq
The United Kingdom's prime minister authorized the deployment of up to 125 additional British troops to Iraq where they would join the coalition countering Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists as the UK government steps up its efforts to provide training to Iraqi forces.
June 5, 2015
Denmark's military continues contribution to NATO mission in Afghanistan
Since the establishment of the International Security Assistance Force in 2001, the Danish armed forces has contributed forces to the mission in Afghanistan.
Operation marks 10 years of interstellar combat support protecting CENTCOM’s satellite networks
Twenty-nine years ago, a man intruded into a live HBO telecast from the teleport where he worked. This was a form of jamming satellite communications, or SATCOM, and highlighted a vulnerability to SATCOM that the military relies upon heavily to meet global communications needs.
Following service together in Afghanistan, American, Canadian militaries train in US
U.S. and Canadian forces have worked together in Afghanistan, and with their geographical proximity, the North American countries have a mutual interest in each other's national security.
Coalition airpower leads fight against ISIL, general says
In the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, coalition airpower has enabled nearly every victory on the battlefield.
June 3, 2015
Coalition continues equipping Iraqi forces for the fight
In addition to airstrikes and training programs, another way the coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has been assisting Iraqi forces is through contributing military equipment.
June 1, 2015
May 30: Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria and Iraq
The strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve