Soldiers Go From Iraq To Afghanistan

Soldiers who just returned from Iraq are among several thousand being ordered to Afghanistan in six months as part of a mission designed to beef up Afghan forces ahead of a planned 2014 U.S. military withdrawal, officials said.

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  • Return to Iraq, and Army 'shouting ban' - BBC
    By Andy Sully BBC News On a day of mixed headlines, the Sunday Times leads on the hundreds of British soldiers who are set to go to Iraq in the New
    12/13/2014 - 8:21 am | View Link
  • Base replaces 468 trees honoring fallen soldiers - Macon Telegraph
    FORT STEWART, Ga. Since 2003, Fort Stewart has planted a tree for each of its soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.
    12/11/2014 - 1:36 pm | View Link
  • At War Blog: In an Amputee Clinic, Putting on a Happy Face - New York Times
    Adele Levine, a former physical therapist in the amputee clinic at Walter Reed, writes that caring for wounded soldiers at the height of the Iraq and ...
    12/11/2014 - 10:26 am | View Link
  • How Iraq's 'ghost soldiers' helped ISIL - Al Jazeera
    ... commanders and "ghost soldiers" should have a positive impact on the performance of Iraqi troops fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the...
    12/10/2014 - 12:41 pm | View Link
  • U.S., allies to send 1,500 soldiers to train Iraqi troops in battle ... -
    US-led coalition to send 1,500 extra troops to join fight against IS ... - Sify
    12/9/2014 - 4:48 am | View Link
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  • British troops to go back to Iraq to train locals to fight Daesh
    Small force of combat-ready soldiers to be sent to defend training teams, UK defence secretary says
    12/14/2014 - 4:27 am | View Link
  • Britain to send hundreds more troops to Iraq, says defence secretary
    Michael Fallon announces additional forces to help train local soldiers fighting Isis militants, as Labour warns of mission creep Hundreds more British troops are being sent to Iraq next month to bolster the fight against Islamic State (Isis) militants, compounding fears of “mission creep.” The defence secretary, Michael Fallon announced an additional deployment of British combat-ready troops ...
    12/13/2014 - 7:52 pm | View Link
  • 100 Paras deployed in battles against ISIS in Iraq
    The Paras’ job will be to protect around 350 British military instructors who are being sent out in January to train the Iraqi army and Kurdish peshmerga forces.
    12/13/2014 - 6:28 pm | View Link
  • Hundreds Of British Troops To Be Sent To Iraq
    Hundreds of British soldiers are to be sent to Iraq to help the fight against Islamic State, Sky News understands.
    12/13/2014 - 12:59 pm | View Link
  • Iraq battalion was sole group to stand up to Islamic State's summer surge
    Two entire divisions — more than 30,000 soldiers — along with Mosul’s entire police force disintegrated and fled from Iraq’s second-largest city and the surrounding area in June when faced with the Islamic State’s lightning advance across much of northern Iraq.
    12/13/2014 - 12:30 pm | View Link
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  • British soldiers told not to shout or use ‘insulting words’ when interrogating terror suspects
    LONDON — British soldiers have “lost their capability” to interrogate terrorist insurgents because of strict new rules on questioning that even ban shouting in captives’ ears, military chiefs warned Sunday. The rules — detailed in court papers ...
    12/14/2014 - 1:31 pm | View Link
  • Iraq torture claims: New allegations against British soldiers to go to the International Criminal Court
    Hundreds of new cases accusing British soldiers of abusing – in many cases torturing – Iraqi men, women and children, aged from 13 to 101, are to be considered by the International Criminal Court (ICC). Britain is already under scrutiny for alleged war ...
    12/14/2014 - 3:13 am | View Link
  • Hundreds of British Soldiers to Be Deployed in Iraq to Help in the Fight Against ISIS
    The British Ministry of Defense Michael Fallon told the newspaper The Telegraph that hundreds of British soldiers will be sent to Iraq next year to help train local forces in their fight against the Islamic State (ISIS). According to an article published ...
    12/13/2014 - 5:45 pm | View Link
  • Britain to Send Hundreds of Soldiers to Iraq
    Britain will send hundreds of soldiers to Iraq in January, in order to train the Iraqi and Kurdish forces fighting against the “Islamic State” (ISIS) terrorist organization. Britain’s Defense Minister, Michael Fallon, told the Daily Telegraph that ...
    12/13/2014 - 4:37 pm | View Link
  • How Iraq's 'ghost soldiers' helped ISIL
    Baghdad - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abbadi's campaign to purge the country's security forces of corrupt commanders and "ghost soldiers" should have a positive impact on the performance of Iraqi troops fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ...
    12/10/2014 - 4:35 pm | View Link
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  • Soldiers' Angels
    Soldiers' Angels is a volunteer-led 501(c)(3) nonprofit with hundreds of thousands of volunteers... providing aid and comfort to the men and women of the United ...
    12/19/2014 - 11:54 pm | View Website
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    12/19/2014 - 8:12 pm | View Website
  • How to Know What To Send To Soldiers In Afghanistan And Iraq
    How to Know What To Send To Soldiers In Afghanistan And Iraq. Without spending a lot of money, you can help troops deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan get items they ...
    12/19/2014 - 4:51 pm | View Website
  • How to Find a U.S. Army Soldier in Iraq | eHow
    If you are looking for someone you know who is a U.S. Army soldier and they're currently stationed in Iraq, you can easily find them online with few search steps.
    12/19/2014 - 8:45 am | View Website
  • How many female soldiers have died in the Iraq War?
    Iraq War and Female Casualties Female troops are getting killed and wounded in Iraq in unprecedented numbers, reports the Philadelphia Inquirer.
    12/19/2014 - 8:23 am | View Website
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