Guardsman deployed to Iraq at 53 years old
Arizona Daily Star
After serving in the National Guard for more than three decades without being deployed to a combat zone, Villegas learned over the phone in late 2003 that he was going to be sent to Iraq. An officer told him that he was needed for his background in the ...
Wall Street Journal
US to Ramp Up Airstrikes Against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq
Wall Street Journal
DUBAI—The pace of U.S. airstrikes targeting Islamic State in Syria and Iraq is set to increase after a period of several weeks in which attacks slowed, said a senior U.S. military official in the Middle East. The increase in raids on Islamic State ...
US Airstrikes to Increase Against IS Militants in Syria, Iraq
Likely increase in air strikes against Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, says ...
As US Escalates Air War on ISIS, Allies Slip Away
Coalition carries out 20 air strikes in Iraq, Syria - US military
Coalition jets conducted six air strikes around Sinjar in northwestern Iraq, destroying Islamic State fighting positions, machine guns, weapons caches and mortar positions, it said in a statement. They hit an Islamic State weapons cache, vehicle-borne ...
Conrad Black: What Canada can do to help stabilize the Middle East and ...
Military Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, November 7, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
101st Airborne to deploy to Iraq, Kuwait
The 101st Airborne Division headquarters will deploy to Iraq and Kuwait early next year to support Operation Inherent Resolve, the Army announced Friday. The headquarters, from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will serve a nine-month deployment. The soldiers ...
101st Airborne To Deploy To Iraq, Kuwait In 2016
Fort Campbell's 101st Airborne to deploy to Iraq, Kuwait
101st Airborne Headquarters will deploy to Iraq, Kuwait
Cholera outbreak spreads from Iraq to Syria, Kuwait & Bahrain – UNICEF
"[The outbreak] already has a regional dynamic and the risk of that can only be increased by people from all over the region coming into Iraq," UNICEF country director Peter Hawkins said, as quoted by Reuters. "Kuwait, Bahrain and Syria have already ...
Iraq: amid fears cholera outbreak may worsen, UN agencies step up support to ...
Cholera Is Iraq's Latest Killer, and It Could Get Much Worse
UN: Iraq's deadly cholera outbreak could spread regionally
Benghazi hearing questions apply to Iraq War, too
The recent Benghazi hearings had one important takeaway: Some things said during them could've easily applied to the pre-9/11 days and to the Iraq War. It was a little surreal to hear some statements that chairman Trey Gowdy, of the panel, said: “It is ...
Military Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, November 6, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
The high price the world could pay for Obama's Syria, Iraq policy
Britain MUST start bombing ISIS in Syria if they brought down Russian plane ...
Defence Secretary brands British failure to bomb ISIS in Syria as 'morally wrong'
No one falls on his sword anymore: The ghosts of Iraq, again
The ghosts of Iraq are haunting us again. In fact these ghosts have been hovering over us ever since that fateful violent encounter on March 19, 2003 when the American invasion of Iraq began. Millions of Iraqis are still experiencing the painful and ...
The Iraq That Chalabi Left Behind
ERBIL, Iraq — In my last lengthy interview with Ahmed Chalabi before his death earlier this week, he talked for almost an hour of the long list of U.S. and United Nations officials who had stood in his way during his life. And of course, as he always ...
America, Iraq and the Legacy of Ahmad Chalabi
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