The Huddle

By David VergunApril 26, 2007

U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers and Police conduct a mission planning meeting in Baqubah.
1 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers and Police conduct a mission planning meeting in Baqubah. (Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall) VIEW ORIGINAL
2nd Lt. Jason Franklin conducts a mission brief at Forward Operating Base Kalsu, Iraq, before a reconnaissance mission in Diyarah. The Soldiers are from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.
2 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 2nd Lt. Jason Franklin conducts a mission brief at Forward Operating Base Kalsu, Iraq, before a reconnaissance mission in Diyarah. The Soldiers are from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division. (Photo Credit: Spc. Olanrewaju Akinwunmi) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Conley goes over rules of engagement and safety before Soldiers from the 1st Armored Division participate in squad-level tactics training in Friedberg, Germany.
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Soldiers and Airmen plan their next movements during Exercise Atlantic Strike V in Avon Park, Fla. The Soldiers are with the 67th Armored Regiment.
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Soldiers from the 20th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division plan their next objective during a search for insurgents in Buhriz, Iraq.
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1st Lt. Grant Saxena briefs his Soldiers on the areas they will patrol during an Iraqi Army led foot patrol of Baghdad. The Soldiers are from the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division.
6 / 9 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 1st Lt. Grant Saxena briefs his Soldiers on the areas they will patrol during an Iraqi Army led foot patrol of Baghdad. The Soldiers are from the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Andy Dunaway) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers from the 25th Infantry Division get a  mission brief before delivering a convoy of food and water to residents of Tal Afar, Iraq.
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AH-64 Apache attack helicopter pilots and aircrew listen to a safety brief prior to a training mission in South Korea.
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The U.S. Military Academy Black Knights team huddles during a game. Soldiers in the field "huddle" as well to go over the "game plan" before each mission.
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