Tag Archives: Kuwait

Iraq has been a major focus for the U.S. military for a long time. It started with Desert Storm, which began 25 years ago and has had a lasting impact.
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Photo: Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 67th Armor Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, pull security for a UH-60 Black Hawk, operated by 3rd Battalion, 238th General Support Aviation Battalion, during an air assault as part of Operation Intrepid Centurion Feb. 19, 2014, in Kuwait. The 42nd CAB, New York Army National Guard, provided rotary winged aviation assets to Intrepid Centurion, an annual exercise between the U.S. and Kuwait militaries designed to strengthen their tactical proficiency and familiarity with each other's operations. (Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Harley Jelis/Released)

U.S. soldiers pull security for a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during an air assault as part of Operation Intrepid Centurion in Kuwait, Feb. 19, 2014.
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It’s a love story like any other, boy meets girl, they fall in love, they grow old together in a combat zone.
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Once known as a “lost boy,” U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Deng Pour went from surviving the Sudanese civil war to becoming an American airman.
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Photo: Soldiers from 210th Fires Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, and citizens of Dongducheon work side-by-side to make kimchi at the Annual Kimchi Charity Event, Nov. 15, 2013, in Dongducheon, South Korea. It's a way for Soldiers to experience a "Thanksgiving" meal from a different culture. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Carlos R. Davis/ Released)

U.S. soldiers and their family members are gearing up to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday around the world. Find out what they’re doing to celebrate and stay connected.
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