Friday, August 23, 2019

U.S. MILITARY IN IRAQ WEARS SANITIZED BLACK UNIFORMS TO FIGHT ISIS

To assist Iraqi forces in the fight against the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS in Iraq, a number of U.S. military personnel have...

Elements of the 82nd Airborne ordered closer to Mosul

Reports surfacing earlier today indicate that an unknown number of combat oriented soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division have been ordered to...

US command: Mosul airstrike occured at the request of Iraq forces

BAGHDAD — An initial review of airstrikes over the past days indicates that the U.S.-led coalition has struck fighters and equipment of the Islamic...

Remainder of Bragg brigade to deploy

More "Falcons" will move forward to the Middle East to join the rest of their brigade in the fight against the Islamic State, a...

Al-Qaida deputy leader killed in U.S. strike in Syria

CAIRO — A U.S. airstrike in Syria earlier this week killed the deputy leader of al-Qaida, known as Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, the group confirmed...

Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria, US general says

Russian and Syrian aircraft bombed positions held by the U.S.-backed Syrian Arab Coalition near the Syrian town of al Bab on Tuesday, inflicting casualties,...

U.S. Changes ROE for the Mosul fight in Iraq

U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Browning juggled phone calls on an overstuffed sofa in a small village south of Mosul. His counterparts in the...

Iran army chief threatens to give US ‘slap in the face’.

The US should expect a "strong slap in the face" if it underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities, a commander of the country's elite Revolutionary Guards...

ISIS suicide bomber in Iraq was former Gitmo detainee

A terror suspect who received a seven-figure payoff after he claimed he was tortured while being held at Guantanamo Bay blew himself up in...

DoD announces 1st Cavalry casualty in Iraq

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. Pfc. Brian. P. Odiorne, 21, of Ware, Massachusetts...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...