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US troops depart Iraqi base near Mosul in nationwide drawdown
Iraqi forces are mostly capable of containing the threat from leftover Islamic State militants on their own, the military says.
Video from Eddie Gallagher trial shows Navy SEALs smoking and joking near alleged victim’s body
Shortly after Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher allegedly murdered a wounded ISIS prisoner, half a dozen of his SEAL teammates watched as one SEAL flew a drone around their compound...
SEAL sniper: Eddie Gallagher said medics knew to take captured fighters and ‘nurse them to death’
He also spoke at length about his experiences as a sniper in support of Iraqi security forces during clearing operations, and said he believed Gallagher had shot at innocent civilians...
Iraqi-Canadian man sentenced for orchestrating 2009 truck bombing that killed 5 US soldiers
An Iraqi-Canadian man was sentenced to 26 years in prison by a federal judge in Brooklyn on Tuesday for his role in orchestrating the April 2009 truck bombing of a...
Navy SEAL accused of war crimes released from pretrial custody ahead of court-martial
Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher has been released from pretrial custody ahead of his court-martial on charges for allegedly killing a wounded ISIS fighter and other offenses.
Rep. Duncan Hunter will ask Trump to pardon Navy SEAL accused of murder if he is convicted
When Task & Purpose asked Hunter if he would ask the president to pardon Gallagher in the event that the SEAL is convicted, the congressman replied: "Absolutely."
Helmet camera footage clears Navy SEAL accused of killing ISIS fighter, lawyer claims
"It shows that Chief Gallagher's immediate reaction was not to murder him but rather to help him. After all that, why would we he take out his knife and stab...
Trial of Navy SEAL accused of murder delayed by 3 months
The judge in the murder trial for Navy SEAL Chief Edward Gallagher has postponed his court-martial for three months at the request of his defense attorneys, a Navy official said...
Navy SEAL Officer To Be Arraigned In Connection To Killing Of Unarmed ISIS Fighter
Navy SEAL Lt. Jacob "Jake" Portier is the second SEAL to be charged in connection with the death of a wounded ISIS fighter.
‘I Got Him With My Hunting Knife’: SEAL Allegedly Texted Photo Cradling ISIS Fighter’s Head
NAVAL BASE SAN DIEGO — Navy SEAL Chief Edward “Eddie” Gallagher allegedly texted a photo of himself cradling a dead … Continued
REVEALED: Here Is The Charge Sheet For The Navy SEAL Accused Of War Crimes In Mosul
NAVAL BASE SAN DIEGO — Navy Chief Petty Officer Edward Gallagher faced an Article 32 hearing in San Diego on Wednesday … Continued
Letter From Iraq: The Battle Of Mosul May Signal The Return Of The Decisive Battle
The battle of Mosul, in which the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) and the U.S.-led coalition defeated the Islamic State of … Continued
After Trouncing ISIS In Iraq, Marines In Middle East Wonder What’s Next
Editor’s Note: This article by Hope Hodge Seck originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and … Continued
The War Against ISIS Is Far From Over
One year into the Trump administration, what are the most complex challenges facing the U.S. military? This is the first … Continued
‘Chain of Command’: Nat Geo’s New Series Explores War From The TOC Down
In a scene from National Geographic’s upcoming documentary series, Chain of Command, U.S. Army Col. Patrick Work addresses his command … Continued
Artillery Marines Headed Home After ‘Raining’ Fire On ISIS In Syria
A contingent of roughly 400 Marines are headed home from Syria after three months of providing fire support to U.S.-backed … Continued
The Siege of Raqqa Is Almost Over — And ISIS Lost
Last June 6th, the 73rd anniversary of the D-Day invasion that turned the tide of World War II in favor … Continued
After Mosul, Rebuilding Iraq Will Be Just as Painful This Time Around
In The National Interest's latest Facebook Live interview,HarryKazianis, Director of Defense studies at the Center for the National Interest, sat … Continued
Video Appears To Show Iraqi Soldiers Throwing A Suspected ISIS Militant Off A Building
Graphic videos circulating on social media that purportedly show Iraqi soldiers beating and killing men suspected of being ISIS militants … Continued
Dramatic Drone Footage Reveals A Mosul Devastated By 3 Years Of ISIS Occupation
On July 9, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared victory in Mosul, ending a grueling eight-month campaign against ISIS in the country's second … Continued
There’s A Very Good Chance Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi Is Finally Dead
The London-based monitoring group Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says it has confirmed that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the notorious leader … Continued
The Siege Of Mosul Is Over — And ISIS Lost
Almost 8 months after it began, the U.S. military and Iraqi Security Forces have officially declared victory over ISIS in … Continued
Army General: US Wasn’t ‘Necessarily Concerned’ About Killing Civilians During 2007 Iraq Surge
The US military wasn't “necessarily concerned” about limiting civilian deaths during the 2007 troop surge in Iraq, according to the Army's top general … Continued
Victory Over ISIS In Iraq Is Close At Hand
For the U.S.-led military coalition waging war against ISIS, victory over the militants may finally be at hand — in … Continued
This Is The Devastating Piece of Artillery Leading The Ground Fight Against ISIS
With deployments of Marines and soldiers to the battlefields of Iraq and Syria on the rise, there’s one weapon system … Continued