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Army vs. Navy uniforms, explained: The stories behind unique designs for 2023 football rivalry game

Sportingnews 08 Dec 2023
The annual Army-Navy game is always a fun one ... Submarine Force ... The morning of March 21, 2003, the 3rd ID began its invasion of Iraq. The 1st Brigade Combat Team eventually seized control of the Baghdad Airport, which gave the Americans an advantage while battling the Iraqi regime ... The Army uniform is tan to represent the deserts in Iraq ... .

Air strike kills at least five militants in northern Iraq

The National 04 Dec 2023
A US military official - on condition of anonymity - confirmed the "self defense" strike carried out in northern Iraq on a drone staging site ... The attacks against US forces have hit Ain Al Asad in western Iraq, a military base near Baghdad's international airport, and Harir airport in the northern city of Erbil, as well as bases inside Syria.

Today in History: December 15, the Bill of Rights takes effect

San Francisco Chronicle 04 Dec 2023
Today in History. Today is Friday, Dec. 15, the 349th day of 2023. There are 16 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History.. On Dec ... On this date. ... forces in Iraq was lowered in a low-key Baghdad airport ceremony marking the end of a war that had left 4,500 Americans and 110,000 Iraqis dead and cost more than $800 billion ... .

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi announces exciting promotion on tickets to celebrate the UAE National Day

bizbahrain 02 Dec 2023
Tickets are on sale now on and on the airline’s mobile app ... The promotion allows adventurous travellers to book reduced ultra-low-fare tickets on all flights from/to the UAE including the recently launched routes to Turkistan (Kazakhstan), Erbil (Iraq) and daily flights to Sphinx International Airport in Cairo (Egypt) ... ....

Al Sudani says Iraq committed to protecting US-led coalition personnel

The National 28 Nov 2023
In Iraq, US forces have been targeted at Al Asad Airbase, in Al Anbar province in western Iraq, a base near Baghdad International Airport and Harir Airport in the northern city of Erbil, in the semi-autonomous Kurdish region ... But last week, American forces launched strikes inside Iraq for the first time since the Israel-Gaza war began.

Iran’s ‘controlled insurgency’ against the US in Syria and Iraq

Cleveland Jewish News 27 Nov 2023
7 attack on Israel and during Israel’s counter-offensive in Gaza, Iranian proxy militias in Iraq and Syria have escalated attacks on U.S ... personnel based in facilities in Iraq and Syria indicate a near constant state of alert, with troops spending considerable amounts of time in bunkers and shelters ... service personnel deployed in Iraq.

Attacks against US troops foiled, say Iraqi security forces

The National 26 Nov 2023
The targets were Ain Al Asad in western Iraq, a military base near Baghdad International Airport, and Harir Airport in the northern city of Erbil, as well as bases inside Syria. US forces in Iraq and Syria ... But last week, they launched air strikes inside Iraq for the first time.

US Forces Attacked 4 Times in Iraq, Syria Within Hours

Beijing News 24 Nov 2023
Baghdad, iraq - U.S. forces were attacked four times in Iraq and Syria on Thursday with rockets and armed drones, but there were no casualties or damage to infrastructure, a U.S military official said ... In Iraq, multiple one-way drones were ... forces near Irbil airport in northern Iraq.

US military bases in Syria, Iraq targeted by explosive-laden drones

Press TV 24 Nov 2023
Late on Thursday, the Islamic Resistance in Iraq claimed responsibility for a drone strike against Ain al-Asad Airbase in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, and another on a US-run military installation near the Erbil International Airport in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region ... Thirty-two separate times in Iraq and 34 separate times in Syria.”.

Israel hits 300 targets ahead of truce

GDN Online 24 Nov 2023
Speaking at Ankara’s Esenboga airport, Koca said three sick Gazan children had been brought to Türkiye yesterday ... In Iraq, multiple one-way drones were launched at the Ain Al-Asad airbase west of Baghdad and a drone was launched at a base housing US forces near Erbil airport in northern Iraq.

Attacks by Iran proxies on US troops put Iraqi government in difficult position

The National 23 Nov 2023
These attacks have hit Ain Al Asad in western Iraq, a military base near Baghdad's international airport, and Harir airport in the northern city of Erbil, as well as bases inside Syria ... Iraq condemns US air strikes on Iran-backed militias as a 'breach of sovereignty'.

Iraqi resistance targets US occupation base at Erbil airport

Syrian Arab News Agency 23 Nov 2023
Baghdad, SANA-The Iraqi resistance targeted the US occupation forces at Erbil airport base in northern Iraq with a drone ...

New attacks on US forces in Iraq and Syria: US official

LBC International 23 Nov 2023
On both Wednesday and Thursday mornings, drones attacked "US and coalition forces" stationed at Erbil International Airport in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, according to a US military official cited by AFP.  ... "Islamic Resistance in Iraq" claimed responsibility for some of these attacks in statements posted on the Telegram app.

Syria's two main airports still shut month after Israeli strikes: monitor

Manila Bulletin 22 Nov 2023
Flights to and from Damascus and Aleppo airports have been suspended since the October 22 strikes damaged the runways ... Latakia airport, more than 300 kilometres (185 miles) from Damascus, is smaller and flights there are limited, including to Russia, Iran and Iraq.

Turkish Drone War Damages SDF Infrastructure in NE Syria, Restricts Counterterrorism Efforts

The Washington Institute 21 Nov 2023
Between October 5-10, Turkish drone and airstrikes devastated service facilities and vital installations of the Syrian people in northeast Syria ... forces in the process ... In a more targeted attempt last April, we were attacked by Turkish drones in the Sulaymaniyah International Airport in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) during a tour with U.S ... ....