Press Releases - Iraq (202)
BAGHDAD - As U.S. forces prepare to leave Iraq, there is a lot of talk among service members about deployments past. Many soldiers have spent years of their life in Iraq and have seen the changes here firsthand.
Thursday, 10 November 2011 10:27 Written by 1st Lt. Jason Sweeney
CAMP TAJI, Iraq â€“ The 40th Combat Aviation Brigade, called Task Force Condor, officially completed its mission in Iraq Nov. 9 when it cased its colors during a transfer of authority ceremony.
Tuesday, 22 November 2011 13:10 Written by Sgt. Quentin Johnson
JOINT BASE BALAD, Iraq â€“ Once again the “Black Jack” brigade has added to its successful legacy by officially transferring another base in the Diyala province to the Iraqi government.
BAGHDAD - On Veterans Day, when the nation formally recognizes the contributions of millions of past and present men and women in uniform, I want to pass on my sincere appreciation for the conspicuously grateful American people.
Thursday, 16 June 2011 09:18 Written by Spc. Terence Ewings
ÂJOINT SECURITY STATION INDIA, Iraq â€“ After months of training with their U.S. partners, Iraqi instructors from 3rd Brigade, 2nd Iraqi Army Division, showcased their ability to train and mentor fellow soldiers during classes near Joint Security Station India, Iraq, June 13. “Ghost” troopers from Troop D, 2nd Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Advise and Assist, 1st Cavalry Division, observed Iraqi soldiers conduct weapons familiarization and maintenance techniques.
Friday, 17 June 2011 09:02 Written by Spc. Angel Turner
CONTINGENCY OPERATING SITE MAREZ, Iraq â€“ Soldiers assigned to Task Force Shield, 4th Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, and Iraqi officials watched as police academy graduates showcased newly acquired skills at the Mosul Public Service Academy, June 12.
CAMP VICTORY, Iraq - Tattoos are markings made by inserting indelible ink into the skin for artistic preferences as well as many other reasons. They are common among service members.