• The buffet line at the Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra in southern Iraq featured sheep, lamb and fish to name a few items. The dinner was hosted by leaders of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South on Aug. 28.

    COB Basra hosts Iftar Celebration

    The buffet line at the Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra in southern Iraq featured sheep, lamb and fish to name a few items. The dinner was hosted by leaders of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South on Aug. 28.

  • Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South, speaks with Emad Al-Banaa, the archbishop of southern Iraq, during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra Aug. 28. Al-Banaa is the top Chaldean clergyman for the same nine provinces in which USD-S operates.

    COB Basra hosts Iftar celebration

    Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South, speaks with Emad Al-Banaa, the archbishop of southern Iraq, during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra Aug. 28. Al-Banaa is...

  • Brig. Gen. Ricky Gibbs, the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South deputy commanding general for maneuver, speaks with an Iraqi Police official during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra Aug. 28.

    COB Basra hosts Iftar celebration

    Brig. Gen. Ricky Gibbs, the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South deputy commanding general for maneuver, speaks with an Iraqi Police official during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra Aug. 28.

  • Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South, speaks with Iraqi Army Staff Maj. Gen. Aziz Noor Swady, commander of the 14th IA Division, during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating Base Basra Aug. 28. The Iftar dinner is when Muslims break their daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan.

    COB Basra hosts Iftar celebration

    Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and United States Division-South, speaks with Iraqi Army Staff Maj. Gen. Aziz Noor Swady, commander of the 14th IA Division, during an Iftar celebration on Contingency Operating...

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