Monthly Archive

June 2007
Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 10 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.


Death or Glory

In Iraq, I was allowed to accompany a British Army unit called “The Queen’s Royal Lancers,” whose motto is “Death or Glory.” It seems appropriate to tribute this dispatch to Her Majesty. And so I will... read more..


No fear!

06/05/2007 By Joseph L. Galloway McClatchy Newspapers The Democrats in Congress wring their hands, gnash their teeth and wail that there was nothing they could do but cave in and vote to continue read more..


Death or Glory Part II of IV

The intended target in an ambush never knows when it’s over. Yesterday’s ambush, which killed two soldiers and wounded three others, is a case in point. Once the Brits had dealt with the immediate aft... read more..



By Chris Muir FOB Marez, Mosul, Iraq One of the Many Stomping Grounds of Michael Yon 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division: the people here definitely make up for the weather. It is somew read more..


Death or Glory Part III of IV

The Brits are in for a scorching summer in the deserts of Maysan Province. By the time I left, the sleeping bags weren’t necessary, though nights were cool. The soldiers are living out there on cots u... read more..


Death or Glory Part IV

In journeys I made before the war, to places like India, Nepal, Tibet and China, most of the people I encountered seemed to think about us just as often as we think about them: practically never. Most... read more..


Be Not Afraid

 Published: 18 June 2007 Be Not Afraid You shall cross the barren desert, but you shall not die of thirst. You shall wander far in safety though you do not know the way. You shall speak your w read more..


Operation Arrowhead Ripper: Day One

First Published: 19 June 2007 The first day of operation Arrowhead Ripper was intense. The Army is giving full access to the battlefield, and while on base full access to the TOC (HQ) which means I... read more..


Arrowhead Ripper: Surrender or Die

Battle for Baqubah 22 June 07 First a quick media round-up. (This is not all-inclusive.) Alexandra Zavis from Los Angeles Times is down in the heat of the battle bringing home information. Micha read more..


Bless the Beasts and Children, Part 1

First Published: June 30, 2007 On 29 June, American and Iraqi soldiers were again fighting side-by-side as soldiers from Charley Company 1-12 CAV—led by Captain Clayton Combs—and Iraqi soldiers fro... read more..

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