Mosul: U.S. To Deploy 600 Troops To Help Retake Iraqi City
600 U.S. troops will deploy to Iraq in an effort to help local security forces take the key city of Mosul from ISIS.
Spec Ops History: The Rescue of Roy Hallums
After being taken hostage in Baghdad, American Roy Hallums was freed by Delta Force members after 10 months of captivity.
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USAF, Navy Air Strikes Wipe Out ISIL Financial Centers in Mosul
Feb. 13 air strikes from the US Air Force and Navy take out five ISIL or Daesh financial targets in downtown Mosul, Iraq.
Spec Ops History: The Seizure of Haditha Dam
US forces faced a fierce fight for the Iraqi infrastructure Haditha Dam.
The Attempted Assassination of Saddam Hussein
Saddam Hussein escaped the United States' first attempt to kill him in Iraq.
Operation Viking Hammer: Targeting Militant Islamic Groups in Iraq
U.S. and Kurdish forces push the enemy out of Iraq during the Viking Hammer operation.
1,500 More Troops to Join ‘Advise and Assist’ Mission in Iraq
The addition of 1,500 troops to Iraq will focus on advising and assisting Iraqi troops and will expand the geographical reach of the US troops.
US Sending $1B in Aircraft, Humvees, Surveillance Systems to Iraq
The United States is sending nearly $1 billion in trainer aircraft, surveillance aerostat systems, and up-armored Humvees to the Iraqi military.
U.S. Delivers Hellfire Missiles, Rifles, Ammunition to Iraq
Iraq has received 100 Hellfire missiles, in addition to rifles and ammunition from the United States as part of a new anti-terrorism initiative.