Latest Military of Iraq Stories

2011-04-08 09:07:00

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Iran Policy Committee: WHEN: 11:00 am; Friday, 8 April 2011 WHERE: National Press Building, Zenger Room WHAT: As part of its mission to educate the public about Iran, the Iran Policy Committee (IPC) will be hosting a press conference to address the attack this morning on the 3,400 unarmed Iranian dissidents, residents of Camp Ashraf by the Iraqi Forces.

2010-05-06 15:36:00

1(st) Lt. Travis Manion was Killed Defending an Enemy Ambush - Gold-Star Parent to Meet with Members of the Iraqi Army in Iraq PHILADELPHIA, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 12, 2010, US Marine Corps Col.

2009-10-02 09:29:00

INCIRLIK, Turkey, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Air Base at Incirlik Turkey has issued an order for 14 Defenshield Mobile Defensive Fighting Positions (MDFPs) to be used at entry control points throughout the base.

2009-09-09 13:34:00

FORT BELVOIR, Va., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Iraqi army soldiers are learning from the best how to build an efficient national logistics system.

2009-03-17 06:00:00

General Anwer Ahmed, Iraqi Air Force Commander will give a keynote presentation at the 3rd annual Iraq Aviation & Defense Summit.

2008-10-04 18:00:03

An Iraqi soldier died Saturday evening when two U.S. Blackhawk helicopters collided while landing in Baghdad. Lt. Patrick Evans, a spokesman for the U.S. military, said the crash did not appear to be the result of insurgent fire, CNN reported.

2008-07-31 18:00:02

BAGHDAD _ It seemed like another routine trip as the commander of U.S. ground forces in Iraq boarded his helicopter in Amara, where a battalion of U.S. troops is based.

2008-07-21 06:00:00

Recent evidence suggests that although the Iraqi military has made enormous progress, it is still dependent on small teams of American advisers who can rein in overly aggressive Iraqi commanders, call in U.S. airstrikes and help coordinate basic supplies such as food, rifle-cleaning kits and even printer cartridges.

2008-06-30 09:00:42

By Michael R. Gordon Soon after U.S. forces toppled Saddam Hussein in 2003, General Tommy Franks surprised senior U.S. Army officers by revamping the military command in Baghdad. The decision reflected the assumption by Franks, the top U.S.

2006-08-23 08:38:05

By Mussab Al-Khairalla BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki insisted on Wednesday his forces would be ready to take control of most provinces within months, even though the U.S. military has boosted troop levels in Baghdad to shore up his government. The U.S.

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