Elements of 82nd Airborne Division Arrive in Mosul
Mosul, Iraq -- Elements of the 82nd Airborne Division arrived in Mosul on Jan. 1 in an effort to provide enhanced security and stability for the Jan. 30 elections.
The 82nd will operate under the command and control of Task Force Olympia within Multi-National Brigade Northwest area of operations.
The increase in U.S. Soldiers will provide added security during the elections.
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