Sunday, November 29, 2020

Topic: Iraq

U.S. troops launch exercises in Iraq to provide better security for Coalition forces

The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) press release said that U.S. Soldiers take part in live fire exercise at Al...

Colt, FN America tapped for M16A4 production for foreign military sales

FN America and Colt's Manufacturing have been tapped for M16A4 rifle production for foreign military sales customers. In a statement Wednesday, the Department of Defense...

Defense Secretary: U.S. continues to deploy, reposition troops in Middle East

The United States continues to deploy and reposition troops throughout the region of Iraq and Iran to bolster U.S. security and force protection and...

Pentagon is preparing to withdraw troops from Iraq

The U.S. Department of Defense wrote to the Iraqi government that it is repositioning forces in line with a request from the Iraqi parliament...

U.S. Air Force deploys Patriot surface-to-air missile systems to Middle East

The U.S. Air Force reportedly is deploying Patriot PAC-3 surface-to-air missile systems to the Middle East after mobs waving militia flags stormed the U.S....

U.S. Army uses Apache helicopters to deter protestors near U.S. embassy in Baghdad

The U.S. Army used two AH-64 Apache helicopters from 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 34th Combat Aviation Brigade, as a show of force after...

Pentagon sends Marines to protect US embassy in Baghdad

US Marines landed at the US embassy compound penetrated by militias and their supporters in Baghdad on Tuesday, according to a recent US Department of...

U.S. military officials say no plan to leave Iraq

Pentagon announced on Thursday that it is not considering the withdrawal of its troops from Iraq, according to a recent U.S. Department of Defense...

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U.S. Air Force conducts F-22 Raptor hot refueling to be less predictable

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter jets have successfully carried out a hot refueling from a fuel bladder carried by a C-130J Hercules during...

Chief of Naval Operations: directed energy weapons are not science fiction

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), Adm. Mike Gilday during a visit to Naval Support Facility Dahlgren, Virginia stated, that laser weapons and high-velocity projectiles...

RAF scrambles fighters to intercept Russian military aircraft

Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) scrambled Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets on Saturday as multiple Russian aircraft approached the UK airspace, according to multiple reports....

U.S. Army evaluates new ATAX airdrop system

The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Soldier Center recently conducted an evaluation airdrop of the new ATAX system. IrvinGQ (formally Airborne Systems Europe)...