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19 May 2005 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

Deployments

  • 26th MEU TSD keeps order in offload USMC News 19 May 2005 -- As the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) moved ashore here over the past four days to conduct live-fire training at Udairi Range, the Marines and Sailors of MEU Service Support Group 26 Transportation Support Detachment (TSD) ensured the offload operation moved smoothly.
  • 26th MEU lands in Kuwait USMC News 19 May 2005 -- In the first complete offload of its current deployment, the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) came ashore in Kuwait today to begin training at Udairi Range, a venue that will give the unit a chance to exercise its core capabilities as a Marine air ground task force (MAGTF) in preparation for future operations in the Northern Arabian Gulf region.

US Policy

  • Harman found guilty for Abu Ghraib Army News 19 May 2005 -- The ninth Soldier to face court-martial for abusing Iraqi detainees at Abu Ghraib was sentenced May 17 at Fort Hood's Lawrence H. Williams Judicial Center to six months in a military prison.
  • Rice Stresses Democracy-Building as Key to Defeating Insurgency in Iraq VOA 19 May 2005 -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Thursday building democracy and capable security forces in Iraq is a difficult proposition but that the U.S. commitment is open-ended. She was responding to a report of new pessimism about the Iraqi situation among U.S. military commanders.

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