Archive: Jul 2007

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  • Weekend brings mixed results for Army Racing

    Jul 3, 2007

    U.S. Army Top Fuel Driver Tony Schumacher captured his second victory of the season Sunday July 1 in the inaugural Summit Racing Equipment Nationals here, while U.S. Army Pro Stock Motorcycle Pilots Angelle Sampey and Antron Brown lost in the semifinals and first round, respectively.

  • U.S. Servicemembers to Compete in Military World Games

    Jul 3, 2007

    Thousands of military athletes from the Conseil International du Sport MilitaireAca,!a,,cs 128 member-nations are expected to seek Aca,!A"friendship through sportAca,!A? during the 4th Military World Games Oct. 12-21 in Hyderabad, India.

  • Counterdrug Outfits Program with New Equipment

    Jul 3, 2007

    Citizen-Soldiers and -Airmen in the ground reconnaissance, civil operations, and criminal analysis fields will see new and/or upgraded equipment between now and next fiscal year.

  • Iran Arming, Training, Directing Terror Groups in Iraq, U.S. Official Says

    Jul 3, 2007

    Brig. Gen. Kevin Bergner said Iran is funding Hezbollah and other extremist operatives in Iraq.

  • Freedoms Cherished

    Jul 3, 2007

    Soldiers and a personal security officer in Baghdad stand in front of a mural from a local artist depicting scenes of freedom and the historic Iraqi elections.

  • Capt. Kirk Thorsteinson quote

    Jul 3, 2007

    Capt. Kirk Thorsteinson, 3rd Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment, during a naturalization ceremony in Kuwait, June 29.

  • Bosnia Base Handover / Citizenship for 380

    Jul 3, 2007

    U.S. handover of Tusla Air Base to Bosnian Government; 380 servicemembers become U.S. Citizens.

  • Eagle Base Handover

    Jul 3, 2007

    After nearly 12 years as the main operating base for U.S. and NATO peacekeeping troops Eagle Base in Bosnia-Herzegovina is turned over to the Bosnian government. Robert Buchwald reports.

  • 28 Servicemembers Become U.S. Citizens

    Jul 3, 2007

    Twenty-eight servicemembers from 14 countries, all serving in the Third Army/U.S. Army Central area of operation, became new U.S. citizens at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, June 29.

  • Regan Smith Finishes 32nd at Nextel Cup Race

    Jul 2, 2007

    Regan Smith finished 32nd Sunday at New Hampshire International Speedway in his fifth career NASCAR Nextel Cup race.

  • Vote for Tony Schumacher, ESPY Best Driver award by July 7

    Jul 2, 2007

    U.S. Army Driver and four-time NHRA POWERade Top Fuel world champion Tony Schumacher has been nominated for the ESPY Best Driver award. Cast your vote for Schumacher at <a href="http://espn.go.com/espy2007/#">ESPN ESPY Awards</a> by 7 July 2007. <a href="http://www.army.mil/privacy">(External Link Disclaimer)</a>

  • Training in Aca,!EoeLand Down UnderAca,!a,,c

    Jul 2, 2007

    Soldiers from Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, train for combat alongside members of the other services and the Australian armed forces. The exercise, Talisman Sabre, was held at Shoalwater Bay, Australia, in June.

  • Daily Maintenance Keeps UAV Eyes in the Sky

    Jul 2, 2007

    One of the assets commanders in the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team use to view the battlefield is the RQ-7 Shadow 200 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. The UAV is able to provide the combat team with video coverage of an area of interest for hours at 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the launch and recovery site.

  • Bald Eagle Numbers Soaring

    Jul 2, 2007

    Bald Eagle leaving endangered list due in part to Army environmental stewardship.

  • Closing the Circle Awards

    Jul 2, 2007

    Army receives two Closing the Circle environmental awards from the White House. James Williams reports.

  • Gates Urges Faster Production of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicles

    Jul 2, 2007

    Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said today he refuses to accept that improvised explosive devices are an uncontrollable challenge, and he urged private industry members today to produce Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles, known as MRAPs, quickly and in greater numbers to counter this threat.

  • Texas Guard Responds to Flood-Ravaged Areas

    Jul 2, 2007

    Recent torrential rain has swept through much of Texas, causing severe flooding over 650 miles from Brownsville to Oklahoma. National Guard troops continue to help in flood-ravaged areas of those states.

  • Iraq Training Team Commander Expresses Confidence Iraqis Will Succeed

    Jul 2, 2007

    With each passing day, the Iraqi forces take shape and evolve as they gain confidence in their decision making, said the commander of the Coalition Military Assistance Training Team.

  • Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr. quote

    Jul 2, 2007

    Maj. Gen. Joseph F. Fil Jr., commander of Multinational Division Baghdad, June 29.

  • ROKUS Special Forces

    Jul 2, 2007

    Special Operations Command Korea and Special Warfare Command of the Republic of Korea army Combined Unconventional Warfare Task Force training conference.