Posted: 15 Jan 2008 10:30 AM CST
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 15, 2008) Ã¢?? The Secretary of Defense has recommended and the President has approved the deployment of additional units to Afghanistan in the spring of 2008. This extraordinary, one-time deployment involves approximately 3,200 personnel and will enable commanders in Afghanistan to enhance the training of increasingly-capable Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) to build on the military successes of 2007 and to expand the gains of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) mission.
Posted: 14 Jan 2008 09:09 AM CST
TIKRIT, Iraq (Jan. 13, 2008) Ã¢?? Operation Iron Harvest – a division-level operation in support of Multi-National Corps – Iraq’s Operation Phantom Phoenix – continues to pursue al Qaeda across four provinces of northern Iraq.
Posted: 14 Jan 2008 09:04 AM CST
TIKRIT, Iraq (Jan. 13, 2007) Ã¢?? Coalition Forces discovered a complex cache site and underground bunker system inside a dense palm grove Jan. 12 near Esalwid, Iraq, during Operation Raider Harvest, a division-level operation that is part of the countrywide Operation Phantom Phoenix.
Posted: 12 Jan 2008 07:57 AM CST
BAGHDAD, Iraq (Jan. 12, 2008) Ã¢?? Coalition forces detained 15 suspected terrorists today and Friday during operations targeting al Qaeda networks in central and northern Iraq.
Posted: 09 Jan 2008 04:15 PM CST
BAQUBA, Iraq (Jan. 11, 2007) Ã¢?? Soldiers killed four extremists and destroyed a house-borne improvised explosive device near Khan Bani Sa’ad, Iraq, with air strikes Jan. 6.
Posted: 07 Jan 2008 01:49 PM CST
PERSIAN GULF (NNS) — Teams from USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) rescued all three aviators after an F/A-18E and an F/A-18F that crashed during operations in the Persian Gulf Jan. 7.
Posted: 07 Jan 2008 08:06 AM CST
Coalition forces detained six suspected terrorists yesterday during operations targeting al-Qaeda in Iraq networks along the Tigris River Valley.
Posted: 02 Jan 2008 12:11 PM CST
Army engineers continued their mission of helping the Government of Iraq jumpstart its electrical infrastructure by completing three essential power projects in the Gulf Region South district.
Posted: 28 Dec 2007 10:04 AM CST
Afghan National Security Forces, advised by Coalition forces, disrupted two major insurgent rings by arresting key facilitators responsible for improvised explosive device attacks against civilian and military targets Dec. 24, 2007.
Posted: 28 Dec 2007 09:50 AM CST
Coalition forces killed five terrorists and detained 14 suspects during operations targeting al-Qaeda in central and northern Iraq Dec. 28, 2007.