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Centcom Official: Mosul Fight Could Begin Within Weeks

Feb 20, 2015 |
WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2015 – Preparations are underway by coalition and Iraqi forces to retake Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city, from Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists, an ... Read more

Separatists Violate Cease-fire in Ukraine, Official Says

Feb 20, 2015 |
WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2015 – Separatists in Ukraine have committed several violations of the cease-fire agreement signed last week in Minsk, Belarus, Pentagon spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren ... Read more

Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Iraq, Syria

Feb 2, 2015 |
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Feb. 1, 2015 – U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation ... Read more

News: Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

Jan 19, 2015 |
SOUTHWEST ASIA – On Jan. 18, U.S. and Coalition military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria, using attack, bomber, fighter and remotely piloted aircraft to conduct 15 ... Read more

Nations to Share Info on North Korean Nuke, Missile Threats

Dec 29, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Dec. 29, 2014 – The South Korean and Japanese defense ministries and the U.S. Defense Department have finalized a trilateral information-sharing arrangement concerning the nuclear ... Read more

Obama, Hagel Mark End of Operation Enduring Freedom

Dec 29, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Dec. 28, 2014 – President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel each issued statements today marking the end of the combat mission in Afghanistan. After 13 years of ... Read more

Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

Dec 29, 2014 |
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. and partner nation military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria Dec. 26 using fighter, bomber, and remotely piloted aircraft to conduct four airstrikes. ... Read more

Hagel Authorizes Up to 1,300 Additional Troops to Deploy to Iraq

Dec 20, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2014 – Up to 1,300 more U.S. troops, including approximately 1,000 soldiers from the Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, will begin to deploy to Iraq in late January, ... Read more

U.S. Stands With Pakistanis, Afghans Against Taliban

Dec 18, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2014 – The United States condemns the deadly Taliban attack on a Pakistani school and remains committed to bringing stability to the Afghanistan-Pakistan region, Navy Rear ... Read more

Military Airstrikes Hit ISIL in Syria and Iraq

Dec 18, 2014 |
From a Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve News Release U.S. and partner-nation military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force ... Read more

Airstrikes Against ISIL Continue in Syria, Iraq

Dec 15, 2014 |
From a Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve News Release SOUTHWEST ASIA, Dec. 12, 2014 – U.S. and partner-nation military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of ... Read more

Mosul Important in Fight Against ISIL, Press Secretary Says

Dec 15, 2014 |
Department of Defense Press Briefing by Rear Adm. Kirby in the Pentagon Briefing Room Presenter: Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby December 12, 2014 REAR ADM. ... Read more

NATO Allies Agree ISIL Poses ‘Significant Threat,’ Obama Says

Sep 8, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Sept. 5, 2014 – NATO allies agreed today that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant poses “a significant threat” to the alliance and that key allies will join the ... Read more

U.S. Military Conducts Airstrikes Near Haditha Dam

Sep 8, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2014 – U.S. Central Command forces continued to attack terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Iraq today in support of Iraqi security forces and Sunni ... Read more

Iraqi National Unity Needed to Counter ISIL

Jun 29, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, June 29, 2014 – The formation of a national unity government in Iraq will be key to defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the chairman of the Joint ... Read more

Cape Ray Leaves Spain to Receive declared Syrian chemical materials.

Jun 25, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 – The U.S. motor vessel Cape Ray departed Rota, Spain, this morning en route to the port of Gioia Tauro, Italy, where the ship will receive declared Syrian ... Read more

100th Anniversary of Start of World War I Approaches

Jun 25, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 – “One day the great European War will come out of some damned foolish thing in the Balkans.” This prophecy, from German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, ... Read more

U.S. Advisors Arrive in Iraq to Begin Assessment

Jun 25, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 – The first U.S. service members ordered to Iraq to help the Iraqi military counter a terrorist threat have arrived in the country, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy ... Read more

Obama Announces Military Advisers Heading to Iraq

Jun 21, 2014 |
WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 – President Barack Obama today announced plans to send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help the government in Baghdad combat a rapid advance by Sunni-led ... Read more

Security Assets for American Interests in Iraq

Jun 16, 2014 |
DoD Providing Security Assets for American Interests in Iraq The Pentagon, District of Columbia, United States ... Read more