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Guest columnist: A strong military is necessary to counter threats to America

...environment at home and abroad. The rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine, continued...With the president limiting the number of U.S. forces in Iraq to 3,100, we simply do not have a sufficient number of troops...

Signal battalion relocation pulls 450 soldiers from Fort Gordon

...the 11th Signal Brigade at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., to the 93rd Signal Brigade at Fort Gordon in 1998. It twice deployed to Iraq ? first in 2003 and then in 2005. "We are very grateful to the 63rd Signal Battalion for its service to the nation and the...

U.S. must stick it out in Iraq, veterans say

...edition with this piece examining the war in Iraq and how Columbia County is responding more...varying opinions on the U.S.-led war in Iraq and how it compares with their experiences...fought mostly in the jungle and cities. In Iraq, U.S. troops invaded Iraq on a mission...

Redskins decision symbolizes government that fiddles while Iraq burns

...otherwise, sat by while whole portions of Iraq fell into enemy hands. This stuff has...Islamic terrorists were on the move in Iraq committing acts of vicious aggression and...organizations we can support.So while the Iraq that our soldiers gave their lives to free...

Guest columnist: President needs to step up

...more recently, as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) continues to expand its territorial influence in Iraq and Syria while beheading Americans, the...administration's irresponsible withdrawal from Iraq, which opened the floodgates for terror...

We can't afford to repeat the mistakes of the past

...terrorism than to deal with the realities and the actions necessary to defeat it. My two sons served a combined four tours in Iraq. They lost good friends in combat, but they believed in the mission. They were proud of the progress they made. Sadly, the...

Fort Gordon soldier gets citation for Iraq service

...When communications equipment went down in Iraq, Sgt. 1st Class Jack Griffith, of the...was not uncommon during his 15 months in Iraq. In August, he was called on to go to...Griffith, who was nicknamed the "Voice of Iraq" for his skill with communications equipment...

U.S. has a right to resume the war with Iraq

...left out some information on the situation with Iraq. At the end of the first Gulf War, the coalition...provided, among other things, the government of Iraq to disarm. As everyone knows, Iraq has not lived up to this agreement. Therefore...

Iraq veteran brings home medals, breaks records at games in Brazil

...To be honest, it was all adrenaline." Winkler is a military veteran who uses a wheelchair after an accident in Tikrit, Iraq, in 2003 left him paralyzed from the chest down. He didn't let his handicap keep him indoors. Although he picked up shot-putting...

Motorists who committed suicide on road identified as soldier

...died after he put a gun into his mouth and fired while in his vehicle. The 3-year military veteran who served in the war in Iraq was pronounced dead at the scene at Commerce Drive, just before noon, according to Columbia County Deputy Coroner Harriett...

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