Monthly Archive

2007
Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 78 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.

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Thanks and Praise: German Translation

Ein moslemischer Mann hatte die amerikanischen Soldaten der Kompanie C (genannt „Chosen“, „Auserwählte“) des 2. Bataillons, 12. Infanterie zur Kirche eingeladen, wo ich Moslems und Christen dabei film... read more..

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“Al Qaeda is Defeated:” Slovak Translation

„Al-Káida je porazená“, povedal šejk Omar Jabouri, hovorca islamskej strany Iraku a člen rozšíreného a vplyvného kmeňa Jabouri. Slovami tlmočníka na stretnutí 31. októbra v centrále jeho strany v cent... read more..

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DayByDay on teamwork

DaybyDay 11-November-2007   read more..

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Men of Valor: Part I of about VIII

November 20, 2007 “Arm yourselves, and be ye men of valor, and be in readiness for the conflict; for it is better for us to perish in battle than to look upon the outrage of our nation and our alta... read more..

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Men of Valor Part II

To interpret events in al Basra, context is critical. When we invited the British to join us in this war in 2003, the U.S., with the bulk of troops and assets, was the senior partner. In essence, we w... read more..

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Thank You: German Translation

Ein großes „Vielen Dank“ allen Lesern, die in der Abstimmung für den 2007 Weblog Award für das beste Militär-Blog für diese Seite gestimmt haben. Diese Auszeichnung zu gewinnen ist in diesem Jahr ei read more..

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Men of Valor: Part III

The 4 Rifles’ first trip into Basra brought more than 15 hours of fighting that left a Pakistani driver killed, dragged away and never seen again by the British.  Two British killed in actio... read more..

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Joe Galloway November 29

[Michael Yon:] “This morning, in Mosul, LTC Eric M. Welsh, Commander of 2d Squadron, 7th Cavalry, issued a plaque to me for “combat spurs.” LTC Welsh told me that the only other writer to receive read more..

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Joe Galloway December 5

Folks give me a plenty hard time for publishing Joe.  Whereas I regularly disagree with him and several times have had to discipline myself not to phone him for his writings, I do respect read more..

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Men of Valor: Part IV

SGT Richard Edwards, a 12-year veteran from Newport, South Wales had served in Iraq during Telic 6 without firing a shot during those six months. During Telic 10, Edwards found himself down at the PJC... read more..

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Come Home: German Translation

Kehrt heim Come home, come home, Ye who are weary, come home (Kehrt heim, kehrt heim, Ihr, die ihr erschöpft seid, kehrt heim) Will L. Thompson, „Softly and Tenderly“ Die Kuppel unter dem Kreuz:O... read more..

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Doura Progress Report

1-4 CAV Update #8 by LTC Jim Crider DEC 07 Despite the hardships associated with our current deployment there are many things that are personally rewarding. Undoubtedly, when we return to Fort Rile read more..

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Come Home: Slovak Translation

Vráťte sa domov “Vráťte sa domov, vráťte sa domov; Tí, ktorí ste unavení vráťte sa domov.” Will L. Thompson, “Softly and Tenderly” Kupola pod krížom: Miestny moslimskí a krestanskí vodcovia pr... read more..

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General Barry R McCaffrey Report

Adjunct Professor of International Affairs December 18, 2007 MEMORANDUM FOR: Colonel Michael Meese Professor and Head Dept of Social Sciences United States Military Academy C read more..

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Let’s Seize the Momentum in Iraq.

I recently spent a week touring Iraq, meeting with American servicemen and women and interacting with Iraqis. What I saw convinced me that the war has changed in both tone and substance since the pres... read more..

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A Thank You Letter

[Web Administrator’s Note: The following letter and photograph was sent to Michael Yon from LTC Jim Crider, the commander of the 1-4 CAV soldiers based at FOB Falcon whose progress reports have read more..

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News flash for Osama bin Laden

Here’s a news flash for Osama bin Laden, who earlier today released a call “ to guerrilla forces in Mesopotamia. ” I have directly observed how more and more Iraqis have grown to hate al Qaeda a... read more..

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News Flash: Troublestan

Words from Tom Ricks and Robin Wright. Unfortunately my concerns for Afghanistan are proving well-placed. Afghanistan and Pakistan are inextricably linked. Together they might be called “Troublestan.”... read more..

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