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US Soldiers teach Iraqi Army proper ambush reaction techniques

US Soldiers teach Iraqi Army proper ambush reaction techniques

Soldiers assigned to 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, trained Iraqi soldiers to react to an enemy ambush at Al Ghuzlani Warrior Training Center (GWTC), here, Jan. 5. Cavalry scouts instructed Iraqi soldiers […]


Iraqi health-care providers training at Walter Reed

Iraqi health-care providers training at Walter Reed

Six Iraqi military health-care providers began a six-week rotation at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., Jan. 4, with two Iraqi linguists accompanying the group. Three Iraqi physical therapists will work alongside Walter Reed providers at the hospital to […]


F-4 continues long-time service to Air Force with new mission

F-4 continues long-time service to Air Force with new mission

The 82nd Aerial Target Squadron officials here are replacing the use of Lear jets for their banner tow missions with the F-4 Phantom, creating an air-to-air target that aircrews in training can safely evaluate, develop and test their weapons systems. […]


Korean, US forces lower alert status: report

Korean, US forces lower alert status: report

SEOUL: North Korea has lowered its military alert status to a pre-crisis level, prompting similar moves by Seoul and US forces as tensions on the Korean peninsula showed signs of easing, a report said Friday. Yonhap news agency quoted unidentified […]


Iraqi soldiers learn map reading, land navigation skills

Iraqi soldiers learn map reading, land navigation skills

December has been a busy month for Soldiers with Company B, 1st Battalion, 63rd Armor Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, United States Division – Center. The first week of the month was a flurry of activity, […]


Iraqi commandos trained, ready

Iraqi commandos trained, ready

BAGHDAD: Pvt. Salah Kahdum is ready. The 25-year-old Soldier assigned to the 11th Iraqi Army Division has finished a nearly three-week long commando school instructed by Soldiers with Company B, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, […]


Live-fire exercise demonstrates Afghan artillery school’s capabilities

Live-fire exercise demonstrates Afghan artillery school’s capabilities

KABUL, Afghanistan: For the second time since the founding of the Artillery School at Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC), Afghan National Army (ANA) students conducted a live-fire gunnery exercise, Dec. 26. The event marked the culmination of 11 weeks of […]


Training helicopters to boost Iraqi Army skills

Training helicopters to boost Iraqi Army skills

The recent arrival of three Bell T-407 training helicopters at Camp Taji, Iraq, will help to train qualified Iraqi Army pilots to operate and maintain the helicopters, as well as rapidly accelerate the fielding and utilization of Iraqi 407 Armed […]


NATO program enhances multinational tactical operations

NATO program enhances multinational tactical operations

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany: This year, six pilots from the 480th Fighter Squadron here completed Allied Command Europe’s Tactical Leadership Program at Albacete-Los Llanos Air Base, Spain, for the first time. “This training is essential for fighter squadrons in Europe […]


 
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