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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


09 July 2008 - Iraq Special Weapons News

Operations
Deployments
US Policy
United Nations
Reconstruction Issues
Foreign Reactions
News Reports

Current Operations

Deployments

  • Last 'Surge' Brigade redeploys MNF-I 09 Jul 2008 -- Soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, are redeploying back to Fort Stewart, Ga., this month.

US Policy

  • US Reiterates Opposition to 'Arbitrary' Iraq Troop Pullout VOA 09 Jul 2008 -- The Bush administration says it remains opposed to setting a date for withdrawal of U.S.-led forces from Iraq that is not based on conditions in the country.
  • Iraqi Forces Continue to Improve, But Threat Remains, General Says AFPS 09 Jul 2008 -- Iraq's security forces acquitted themselves well during recent Iraqi-initiated anti-terrorist operations in Baghdad's Sadr City section, Basra, Mosul and Amarah, Army Lt. Gen. James M. Dubik, the former commander of Multinational Security Transition Command Iraq and the NATO training mission in Iraq, said in testimony before the House Armed Services Committee.
  • US General: Iraqi Forces Will Need Long-Term Help VOA 09 Jul 2008 -- A U.S. general formerly in charge of training Iraq's army and police forces since 2007 says they will require long-term assistance from the United States

United Nations

Reconstruction Issues

Foreign Reactions

News Reports



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