‘Bloody April’By Dennis Steele
Clashes throughout Iraq in April claimed the lives of more American troops than in any other month of the conflict.Tension in the AirBy Dennis Steele
Soldiers conducted preventive security and stabilization missions in Baghdad as tensions rose in the weeks leading up to major attacks against American forces in the capital.The Siege of Raider BaseBy Dennis Steele
On the western outskirts of Baghdad, a company team held a former Iraqi police station against an onslaught.TRADOC Seeks Wartime Solutions From Rapid Equipping ForceBy Tim Kennedy
The Army’s Rapid Equipping Force creates solutions and gets them to the soldier in the field to help win the war on terror.Basic Combat Training: Flashbacks and ForecastsBy Col. John M. Collins, USA Ret.
The "bad old days" of training—from the late 1950s to the early 1960s—are behind the U.S. Army, but today’s personnel shortages could lead to a weakening of basic combat training.