• Soldiers share a moment before moving out on the raid.

    Baqubah Raid

    Soldiers share a moment before moving out on the raid.

  • Staff Sgt. Victor Blomberg, at Forward Operating Base Warhorse, mentally prepares for the mission ahead.

    Baqubah Raid

    Staff Sgt. Victor Blomberg, at Forward Operating Base Warhorse, mentally prepares for the mission ahead.

  • 2nd Lt. Jonathan Hicks realizes it might be difficult getting to the second floor after securing the building.

    Baqubah Raid

    2nd Lt. Jonathan Hicks realizes it might be difficult getting to the second floor after securing the building.

  • The Iraqi and U.S. Soldiers head back to base after a successful mission.

    Baqubah Raid

    The Iraqi and U.S. Soldiers head back to base after a successful mission.

  • After the conclusion of a successful operation, Sgt. Benny Alicea prepares a fire for dinner at the Iraqi police emergency response force building in Baqubah.

    Baqubah Raid

    After the conclusion of a successful operation, Sgt. Benny Alicea prepares a fire for dinner at the Iraqi police emergency response force building in Baqubah.

  • Iraqi soldiers are becoming more and more proficient every day.

    Baqubah Raid

    Iraqi soldiers are becoming more and more proficient every day.

  • An Iraqi soldier from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 5th Iraqi Army Division provides security from the rooftop of the recaptured building.

    Baqubah Raid

    An Iraqi soldier from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 5th Iraqi Army Division provides security from the rooftop of the recaptured building.

  • An Iraqi soldier is prepared to launch a rocket-propelled grenade at insurgents.

    Baqubah Raid

    An Iraqi soldier is prepared to launch a rocket-propelled grenade at insurgents.

  • The Iraqi and U.S. forces operate side by side.

    Baqubah Raid

    The Iraqi and U.S. forces operate side by side.

  • Iraqi soldiers take the lead in clearing the rooms.

    Baqubah Raid

    Iraqi soldiers take the lead in clearing the rooms.

  • Spc. Michael Branley earns a good night's sleep at the Iraqi police emergency response force building in Baqubah.

    Baqubah Raid

    Spc. Michael Branley earns a good night's sleep at the Iraqi police emergency response force building in Baqubah.

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