Friday, September 18, 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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A Russian Army T-90A main battle tank accidentally 'hit by anti-tank missile' during a training exercise. The training incident was first reported by Topwar.ru. According to...

U.S. Army deploys long-range artillery systems to Alaska

The U.S. Army has moved its High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Alaska on September 12th, in support of Defender Pacific 2020. "‘Thunderbolts’ with the...

U.S. Special Forces spotted in Ukraine

A unit of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command has been spotted inside Ukraine after photographs were posted online on Twitter. A two CV-22...

German Navy to receive new anti-ship missiles

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab has announced that it has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship...

Russia aims to intimidate NATO with its Cold War-era bombers

Russian forces have this week conducted a series of military exercises involved Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 bombers. The Russian Defense Ministry said on September 17 that...