December 26, 2006
By Spc. Davis Pridgen
Iraqi and U.S. Soldiers enter Rusafa, in search of insurgents and weapons caches.
U.S. Soldiers watch for insurgents as their Iraqi counterparts clear buildings.
An Iraqi soldier provides security for fellow soldiers as they search a building.
An Iraqi soldier gains entry to a building suspected of harboring terrorists and a weapons cache.
A U.S. Soldier protects an Iraqi boy who appeared during the operation.
The Soldiers make a careful search of a house.