Archive: Jul 2007

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  • Pace Visit Brings Encouragement, Coins, Rumor Control

    Jul 20, 2007

    Gen. Peter Pace, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, yesterday visited servicemembers of Task Force Bayonet at this Forward Operating Base Fenty near Jalalabad,.

  • Al Qaeda Has No Sanctuary in Iraq, General Says

    Jul 20, 2007

    Al Qaeda no longer has sanctuary in any major region of Iraq, only a month after the surge of operations began there, a top commander in the region said.

  • Good Guns and Guts

    Jul 19, 2007

    Aca,!A"Every development or improvement in firearms favors the defensive.Aca,!A? Giulio Douhet, 1921.

  • MaryPat Begin-Ortiz quote

    Jul 19, 2007

    MaryPat Begin-Ortiz, U.S. Army Garrison Heidelberg, who successfully battled cancer and has an upbeat outlook on life.

  • Grounded in a Sandstorm

    Jul 19, 2007

    A sandstorm grounded Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace and his senior enlisted advisor, Sgt. Maj. William J. Gainey's helicopter during a visit to Ramadi, Iraq, July 17. The two made productive use of their time on the ground visiting Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division.

  • Tiny Bubbles

    Jul 19, 2007

    Petty Officer 1st Class Kevin Arnold, from Naval Air Station Pensacola, is reenlisted by Army Maj. Shean Phelps on the main deck of the newly sunken aircraft carrier USS Oriskany in the Gulf of Mexico about 23 miles south of Pensacola, Fla., July 6.

  • Future Leaders

    Jul 19, 2007

    Junior Reserve Office Training Corps cadets from 21 Defense Department schools in Europe, participated in a Cadet Leadership Challenge at Grafenwoehr, Germany, June 17-27.

  • SecArmy Welcomes Home Minnesota National Guard Soldiers

    Jul 19, 2007

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren welcomes home Minnesota National Guard Soldiers deployed for 17 months with the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division in Iraq.

  • Answering the C.A.L.L. to fight a killer

    Jul 19, 2007

    HEIDELBERG, Germany Aca,!" There is a killer lurking among us. Every 10 days, it takes as many American lives as the events of 9/11 and the global war on terrorism combined.

  • PTSD - mTBI Programs

    Jul 19, 2007

    PTSD and mTBI Chain Teaching Program available in two locations.

  • New Prosthesis Could Help Keep Troops in the Fight

    Jul 19, 2007

    A new prosthesis under development will give servicemember amputees more flexibility and help them better perform their military jobs if they choose to stay on active duty. A preview of the new technology July 17 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center here drew key staff and several servicemember amputees. The open forum allowed users to see improvements in prototype form and ask developers questions or offer suggestions.

  • Deployment Prep

    Jul 19, 2007

    The 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team trains up in preparation for deployment.

  • Soldiers Win Gold, Silver Medals During in Pan Am Games

    Jul 19, 2007

    A veteran Army marksman showed his protAfAgAfA another thing or few during Tuesday's 50-meter prone shooting event at the Deodoro Military Club, Brazil's National Shooting Center.

  • Peer Amputee Volunteer Puts Experience, Compassion Into Recovery

    Jul 19, 2007

    The peer visitor program at Walter Reed Army Medical Center began four years ago with a small group of amputees experienced in listening and helping new amputees. It has since grown into a formal program offering training and certification.

  • NATO Fails to Deliver Promised Troops, Capabilities, says Gen. McNeill

    Jul 19, 2007

    NATO countries have still not manned the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan to promised levels, the commander of the force said.

  • Al Qaeda in Iraq Duped Into Following Foreigners, Captured Operative Says

    Jul 19, 2007

    Al Qaeda in Iraq terrorist leaders cloak themselves in Iraqi nationalism, but in fact, their purpose is to subjugate the Iraqi people under a foreign-led terrorist organization that wants to impose a Taliban-like ideology on them, said a military spokesman in Baghdad.

  • Army Working to Ensure Terror Plots Against Homeland Fail

    Jul 19, 2007

    The U.S. Army and U.S. Northern Command are acutely aware of information within the newly released National Intelligence Estimate and are committed to working to ensure terrorists don't succeed in attacking the United States, a NORTHCOM official said.

  • Rule the Night

    Jul 19, 2007

    U.S. Soldiers demonstrate entry tactics to Iraqi counterterrorism forces in Baghdad, June 26.

  • MRAP Vehicle Pentagon Briefing

    Jul 18, 2007

    John Young, Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Task Force Chairman, Stephen Speakes, Deputy Chief of Staff for G-8 (Force Development), and BG Michael Brogan, Commander of Marine Corps Systems Command, discuss the MRAP vehicle.

  • Heidelberg command changes hands

    Jul 18, 2007

    HEIDELBERG, Germany Aca,!" Force protection, providing quality services and team-building are the top priorities for U.S. Army Garrison HeidelbergAca,!a,,cs new commander.

  • Heidelberg command changes hands

    Jul 18, 2007

    HEIDELBERG, Germany Aca,!" Force protection, providing quality services and team-building are the top priorities for U.S. Army Garrison HeidelbergAca,!a,,cs new commander.

  • Command Sgt. Maj. Guy Boschee quote

    Jul 18, 2007

    Command Sgt. Maj. Guy Boschee, serving in Iraq, while his daughter is in Afghanistan.

  • U.S. Army to Acquire Future Combat Systems Spin Out and Manned Ground Vehicle Technology

    Jul 18, 2007

    The Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology) approved sole source justification to procure on an other than full and open competition basis Future Combat System technology Spin Out Low-Rate Initial Production effort and the Congressional directed Manned Ground Vehicle Initial Production Platform (Non-Line of Sight Cannon (NLOS-C).

  • SecArmy welcomes home Minnesota National Guard Soldiers

    Jul 18, 2007

    Minnesota National Guard Soldiers deployed with the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division, return to the States after 17 months in Iraq and are welcomed by Secretary of the Army Pete Geren and Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty at Volk Field, Wis., July 17.

  • PTSD - MTBI / USACE Katrina Report

    Jul 18, 2007

    New program to teach Soldiers help Soldiers cope with PTSD and MTBI; USACE releases study to determine why and how Hurricane Katrina wrecked so much havoc.

  • PTSD - MTBI

    Jul 18, 2007

    The Army initiates a PTSD-MTBI chain teach to inform Soldiers and Family members of the signs and sources for help.

  • July's Army Related Programming

    Jul 18, 2007

    Check out these Army related programs airing this July.

  • Army Engineers' Efforts Will Have Lasting Impact in Iraq, General Says

    Jul 18, 2007

    It will take time and considerable resources to rebuild Iraq following more than 25 years of neglect under Saddam Hussein's rule, said Brig. Gen. Michael Walsh, Army Corps of Engineers Gulf Region Division commander.

  • 'Operation Ithaca' Surprises, Pummels, al Qaeda Forces

    Jul 18, 2007

    U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers broke up al Qaeda operations in the Diyala River valley during "Operation Ithaca."

  • NASCAR Excitement in Windy City

    Jul 18, 2007

    Army driver Mark Martin brought home a 14th-place finish in Sunday's USG Sheetrock 400 Nextel Cup race at Chicagoland Speedway. And, National Guard driver Casey Mears got a respectable fifth-place finish.

  • Sgt. Booker T. Washington quote

    Jul 18, 2007

    Sgt. Booker T. Washington, at Forward Operating Base Mehtar Lam, referring to the warm hospitality of the Afghan Soldiers and people.

  • Army Targets Behavioral Health Issues Using Chain Teaching

    Jul 18, 2007

    The U.S. Army launches a Aca,!A"chain teachingAca,!A? program today to help Soldiers and their families identify symptoms of, and seek treatment for those suffering from, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and mild Traumatic Brain Injury.

  • Beach Homes For the Brave Program Kicks-Off in Florida

    Jul 17, 2007

    Aca,!A"Beach Homes for the Brave,Aca,!A? a new program for military veterans and those wounded while serving in support of operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom kicked off its inaugural event last weekend. This program provides the war veterans with a complimentary weekend getaway to Palm Island.

  • Army takes further action to address Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, mild Traumatic Brain Injuries i

    Jul 17, 2007

    The Army took extraordinary steps today by launching a Aca,!A"chain teachingAca,!A? program as part of an aggressive campaign to educate more than 1 million Active, Reserve and National Guard Soldiers worldwide within the next 90 days about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injuries.

  • Flying Doggies

    Jul 17, 2007

    Soldiers from the 101st and 82nd Airborne Divisions participate in a medical evacuation and canine-hoist training mission, July 15, near Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.

  • Border Duty

    Jul 17, 2007

    Soldiers from Colorado Army National Guard help the U.S. Border Patrol secure the U.S./Mexico border near Douglas and Naco, Ariz., June 28.

  • Clean-Up in Florida / Cultural Awareness Cards

    Jul 17, 2007

    97th Transportation Company participate in an environmental clean-up in Florida; Fort Drum hands out Middle Eastern Cultural Awareness Cards to deploying troops.

  • Cooperation to Save a Little Girl

    Jul 17, 2007

    A Soldier from the 25th Infantry Division, a U.S. Airman and a Turkish Air Force member transport an Iraqi child from the Kirkuk Regional Air Base to Ankara, Turkey, for treatment, July 8. She and nearly 30 others were injured in a terrorist attack in Tuz Khurmato, Iraq. The injured are of Turkmen ethnicity.

  • Hippotherapy

    Jul 17, 2007

    Wounded Warriors in therapeutic riding program.

  • Combined Patrol in Khamaliyah

    Jul 17, 2007

    Iraqi security forces and Soldiers from the 1st Infantry Division patrol the Khamaliyah section of Baghdad, June 27.

  • JROTC camp instills physical, leadership skills

    Jul 17, 2007

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany Aca,!" Asked what challenged her most during a Junior Reserve Office Training Corps event here, Alex Melendez responded in standard teenage fashion: Aca,!A"waking up early.Aca,!A? Her follow-up comment, however, shows a growing maturity.

  • Troops' Focus, Motivation Remains Rock-Solid, Says Senior Enlisted Advisor

    Jul 17, 2007

    While the buzz at home centers on benchmarks measuring progress in Iraq, troops on the ground are focusing on their mission and what they're accomplishing, a senior enlisted advisor said.

  • Corps Commander Sees No Need for More U.S. Troops in Iraq

    Jul 17, 2007

    The Multinational Corps Iraq commander said he does not envision a scenario that would require more U.S. troops in Iraq.

  • Gen. Peter Pace quote

    Jul 17, 2007

    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace, honoring Purple Heart recipients July 13, in Washington, D.C.

  • School Back in Session

    Jul 16, 2007

    Children living in Afghanistan's Andar Province returned to school June 19, after Afghan Soldiers from 2nd Brigade, 203rd Infantry, reopened schools closed by the Taliban for two months.

  • Army Launches Chain Teaching Program for PTSD, MTBI

    Jul 16, 2007

    The Army launched today a Aca,!A"chain-teachingAca,!A? program to help Soldiers and their Families identify symptoms and seek treatment for those suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and mild Traumatic Brain Injury.

  • Soldier Wins Pan Am Games Gold Medal in 10-meter Air Rifle

    Jul 16, 2007

    Two-time Olympian Sgt. 1st Class Jason Parker won a gold medal in the menAca,!a,,cs 10-meter air rifle event Sunday in XV Pan American Games Rio 2007 at the Deodoro Sports Complex.

  • Soldiers Honored at Awards Breakfast

    Jul 16, 2007

    The 78th League of United Latin American Citizens had their National Convention at an awards breakfast at Navy Pier in Chicago. Majs. John Sanchez and Rafael Medina and 1st Sgt. Connie Brannock (not shown) were presented with awards for "Excellence in Military Service" for distinguishing themselves in the war on terrorism by activities that best represent the ideals of duty, honor and country, and for epitomizing the core values and citizen-warrior attributes of the Army. The theme for the military breakfast was: "Empowering Latinos, Building Prosperity through Partnerships."

  • 3rd Culture Kids

    Jul 16, 2007

    Military Kids who have lived overseas their whole life head off to college stateside only to find that they are outsiders.

  • 'Biggest Losers' Slim Down as Program Wraps Up

    Jul 16, 2007

    The six-month quest for a slimmer silhouette and healthier lifestyle is drawing to a close for the 33 participants of "The Biggest Loser" competition at Fort Sam Houston.

  • Skills USA National Convention, Kansas City

    Jul 16, 2007

    The U.S. Army was truly Army Strong! at this year's Skills USA National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri June 26-28. Our sponsorship included two interactive areas at the career expo, speaking opportunities for Soldiers and student competition judging throughout the week-long event. Skills USA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. It was formerly known as VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).

  • Schumacher Beaten in Semifinals, Sampey Out in Finals, Brown Fouls in Eliminations

    Jul 16, 2007

    U.S. Army Pro Stock Motorcycle rider, Angelle Sampey, lost in the finals to Matt Smith here Sunday in the Mopar Mile-High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.

  • Canines Offer Healing Therapy to Wounded Warriors

    Jul 16, 2007

    Sweetheart, Jackson and Ellie Mae, three pooches, are helping to change the lives of wounded warriors at Brooke Army Medical Center here. The mixed beagle, German shepherd and Lhasa Apso are therapy dogs trained to console soldiers, family members and sometimes medical staff with reassuring hugs and occasionally dog kisses.

  • Secretary of State Visits Servicemembers

    Jul 16, 2007

    Taking a break from Gulf diplomacy, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spent some time this afternoon at Congressional Country Club here focusing on golf diplomacy.

  • Mark Martin Drives Backup Car to 14th-place Finish

    Jul 16, 2007

    Mark Martin picked up two positions on the final restart to bring home a 14th-place finish in Sunday's USG Sheetrock 400 Nextel Cup race at Chicagoland Speedway.

  • Plus-Up Progress May Lead to Troop Reductions in Northern Iraq, General Says

    Jul 16, 2007

    Now at full strength, the U.S. troop plus-up in Iraq is showing Aca,!A"definitive progressAca,!A? and the number of forces serving in Iraq's Multinational Division North could be halved by summer 2009, Maj. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon said.

  • Commander Says Iraq Plus-Up Operations Have 'Significant' Impact

    Jul 16, 2007

    Ongoing anti-insurgent operations conducted in and around Baghdad and to the south of Iraq's capital city are achieving continued success, a senior U.S. military officer said.

  • Valley of Peace

    Jul 16, 2007

    Sgt. Leona Thomas and U.S. Public Health Service Lt. Cdr. Catherine Rockwell provide veterinary care to a horse at the Monsignor Romero Roman Catholic School in Valley of Peace, Belize, June 23. The two are attached to the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), which is on a four-month humanitarian deployment to Latin America and the Caribbean to provide medical treatment to people from 12 countries.

  • The Army's Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Chain Teaching program

    Dec 21, 2012

  • Army Leadership to Families: "We Hear You Loud and Clear"

    Jul 13, 2007

    Today the U.S. Army announced immediate steps to improve support to Army Families by authorizing and funding Family Readiness Support Assistants down to battalion level for all deploying units across the Army.

  • Sec. Geren Confirmed / ASY Foundation

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Honorable Pete Geren is confirmed as 20th Secretary of the Army; America Supports You Foundation helps military families.

  • Mr. Geren Becomes 20th Secretary of the Army

    Jul 13, 2007

    Mr. Pete Geren became the 20th Secretary of the Army here today, following his nomination by President George W. Bush and confirmation by the United States Senate.

  • Senate Names Pete Geren 20th Secretary of the Army

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Honorable Pete Geren became the 20th Secretary of the Army Friday, following his nomination by President George W. Bush and confirmation by the U.S. Senate.

  • Military Surface Deployment/Distribution Command

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Army Materiel Command highlights the addition of the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command to the AMC family. It includes an interview with Maj. Gen. Kathleen Gainey, SDDC's commander.

  • Tank Automotive Research

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Army Materiel Command highlights the Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Centers tool kits designed for the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles.

  • Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Army Materiel Command highlights the Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment system.

  • M-982 120 MM Infrared Illuminating Cartridge

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Army Materiel Command highlights the M-983 120 MM Infrared Illuminating Cartridge production line at Pine Bluff Arsenal, Ark.

  • Army Field Support Battalion - North East Asia

    Jul 13, 2007

    The Army Materiel Command highlights its Army Field Support Battalion-North East Asia, which is responsible for maintaining and servicing Army prepositioned stocks in that region.

  • NAACP 98th Annual Convention, 7-12 July, Detroit, Mich.

    Jul 13, 2007

    For the sixth year, the U.S. Army supported the annual NAACP Convention in Detroit, Michigan, Jul. 7-12, 2007. Soldiers from U.S. Army Accessions Command, U.S. Army Recruiting Command and U.S. Army Cadet Command were involved in several events throughout the week. This year, more than 8,000 members, civil rights advocates, volunteers, policy makers, civic, social, academic, church and business leaders attended the convention. The NAACP has won some of the most significant victories in the struggle for racial justice in economic development, healthcare, education, technology and other areas.

  • Severely Wounded Troops Find Meaningful Ways to Continue Serving

    Jul 13, 2007

    Sgt. John Keith likes to finish what he starts. So even after a rocket-propelled grenade tore into the door of his Humvee during his deployment to Iraq, leaving his leg dangling, he wasn't willing to give up his 15-year military career.

  • Gen. Richard A. Cody

    Jul 13, 2007

    Gen. Richard A. Cody, U.S. Army Vice Chief of Staff, discussing the quality of the All Volunteer Force at the Institute for Land Warfare Breakfast, an event sponsored by the Association of the United States Army, on July 12, 2007.

  • Humvee 3-D simulator wins M&S award

    Jul 13, 2007

    Fort JacksonAca,!a,,cs Wheel Vehicle Mechanic School is transforming how it teaches Soldiers to maintain Humvees by using computer technology that makes each part of the vehicle Aca,!A"come alive.Aca,!A?

  • See, Acquire and Target

    Jul 13, 2007

    Armed with the latest in image intensification and other target acquisition technology, American Soldiers have an edge in missions at night or in other low visibility situations.

  • North Korea Missile Testing and Nuclear Ambitions

    Jul 13, 2007

    Army Officials including Gen. B.B. Bell, the Commanding General of U.S. Forces Korea, are concerned about North Korean missile testing and nuclear ambitions.

  • Sew Much Comfort

    Jul 13, 2007

    A group of volunteers come together to sew clothing for wounded warriors.

  • Second 'Apprentice' Looks to Military for His Own Apprentice

    Jul 13, 2007

    The winner of NBCAca,!a,,cs second season of Aca,!A"The ApprenticeAca,!A? reality show, Kelly Perdew, is looking to hire an apprentice.

  • Soldiers Defend Body Armor's Performance in Combat

    Jul 13, 2007

    Soldiers are volunteering dramatic personal accounts of lives saved and injuries avoided thanks to the ArmyAca,!a,,cs body armor. Their first-hand accounts of what happens demonstrate confidence in what the Army is doing to protect them.

  • Army's Land Warrior System Increases Soldiers' Combat Capabilities

    Jul 13, 2007

    Soldiers from Fort Lewis, Wash., who have been using the Land Warrior and Mounted Warrior systems in Iraq for the last two months, report that these Aca,!A"great toolsAca,!A? have surpassed their expectations.

  • Holiday Spirit Arrives Early for Some

    Jul 13, 2007

    Most people donAca,!a,,ct start thinking about Christmas until late in the year. But for hundreds of troops here, a dose of holiday spirit will come several months early thanks to the generosity of people and organizations back home.

  • Private Wins 50K from ABC's National Bingo Night

    Jul 13, 2007

    ItAca,!a,,cs a dream come true for one Fort Wainwright Soldier. Pvt. Michelle Tracy won a $50,000 cash prize by playing the at-home version of National Bingo Night.

  • Darmstadt summer camp full of adventure

    Jul 13, 2007

    DARMSTADT, Germany Aca,!" Kids are having a ball, literally and figuratively, at DarmstadtAca,!a,,cs School-Age Services summer camp.

  • Army Fills 100% of Requests for Equipment from Seven Key States and Three Territories this Hurricane

    Jul 12, 2007

    The Department of the Army announced today, July 12, the completion of the provision of nearly 2,600 pieces of equipment requested by seven states and three territories in hurricane-prone areas of the United States in anticipation of possible needs this storm season. The last items to be delivered Aca,!" eight flat bed trailers Aca,!" arrived in Puerto Rico last week. States requested and received a variety of equipment, from transportation to communications gear. Much of this equipment will remain permanently with these states.

  • Many Iraqis Vie for Security Jobs

    Jul 12, 2007

    Despite Iraqi security forces being a primary target for anti-Iraqi terrorists, people continue to volunteer to become members of the Iraqi police.

  • Pfc. Daniel Weber quote

    Jul 12, 2007

    Pfc. Daniel Weber, who hitched a ride on a Humvee in Iraq so he could reenlist. En route to the ceremony, the Humvee hit an IED, blowing him out of the vehicle. Just hours after the blast he reenlisted.

  • Jungle Patrol

    Jul 12, 2007

    Paratroopers from 1st Platoon, Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, conduct a dismounted patrol through Al Suleikh, Iraq, June 20.

  • Army Reserve Soldiers Represent Army at Pepsi 400

    Jul 12, 2007

    Though clouds were overhead at the Pepsi 400 NASCAR race July 7, nothing could dampen the spirit of the 49th annual race or its fans. Soldiers of the Army ReserveAca,!a,,cs 143rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) from Orlando, Fla., were among the 82 soldiers who took part in presenting the U.S. flag in the pre-race ceremony.

  • NG Draws Back Troops / USACE Upgrades Networks

    Jul 12, 2007

    National Guard is set to draw back supplemental troops from U.S./Mexico border; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers upgrading electrical networks in Iraq's Maysan Province.

  • Deployed Pictures

    Jul 12, 2007

    A Soldier/new mom is deploying to Iraq leaving her newborn for the next 15 months.

  • AIT Soldiers Visit Senior Veterans, Citizens

    Jul 12, 2007

    About 40 advanced individual training Soldiers cheered up senior Veterans Friday during a visit to an assisted living facility in Hopewell, Va. Soldier teams from Company A, 244th Quartermaster Battalion, 23rd QM Brigade, met with veterans and military admirers to share stories about the new and old Army.

  • Transportation Soldiers Dismantle World's Largest Man-made Reef

    Jul 12, 2007

    Soldiers from the 97th Transportation Company recently returned from a more unconventional mission Aca,!" recovering thousands of tires from off the Florida coast in an effort to dismantle the world's largest man-made reef.

  • Tiger Woods Honors Troops

    Jul 12, 2007

    The worldAca,!a,,cs top-ranked golfer frequently played U.S. Army Morale, Welfare and Recreation courses as a youngster.

  • Troops Support Tiger Woods Throughout Inaugural AT&T National

    Jul 12, 2007

    Spc. Carmel Louis-Jacques led a contingent of Soldiers who supported tournament host Tiger WoodsAca,!a,,c tribute to the military throughout the inaugural AT&T National PGA Tour event July 3-8 at Congressional Country Club.

  • 'The Sarge' Races Toward NHRA Title

    Jul 12, 2007

    He wears an Army uniform, yet heAca,!a,,cs not in the military. He trains constantly, but without his team, he is nothing. HeAca,!a,,cs survived incredible tragedy only to brush himself off, eager to get back into the fight as soon as he can recover. For nearly 10 months of the year, he puts himself in harmAca,!a,,cs way, piloting the fastest and most powerful car in the world.

  • Antiterrorism Successes Continue in Iraq Despite Foreign-Born Resistance

    Jul 12, 2007

    Brig. Gen. Kevin Bergner said successes in Iraq are occurring in spite of ongoing resistance from al Qaeda, proxy groups like the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps -- or Quds force -- and their Lebanese Hezbollah surrogates, and other foreign fighters drawn to Iraq.

  • Deputy for NATO's Land Component Command arrives

    Jul 12, 2007

    HEIDELBERG, Germany - Lt. Gen. (USA) John D. Gardner assumes duties as the Deputy Commander for the Allied Land Component Command Aca,!" Heidelberg, North Atlantic Treaty Organization July 11 during a welcome ceremony on Campbell Barracks.

  • RDECOM Events

    Jul 11, 2007

    RDECOM Events

  • Training with the Aussies

    Jul 11, 2007

    Soldiers from the 5th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, train with the Australian armed forces during Exercise Talisman Sabre, at Shoalwater Bay, Australia, in June.

  • Speaker's Bureau

    Jul 11, 2007

    Speaker's Bureau

  • ECybermission

    Jul 11, 2007

  • Susan Brokenshire quote

    Jul 11, 2007

    Susan Brokenshire, an Army Corps of Engineers mechanical engineer, speaking fondly of a special dredge that averages 340 days of work each year, sailing from New England to Florida.

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