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Fort Hood’s 3rd Cavalry Regiment “Brave Rifles” officially transferred their mission in Iraq to the 1st Brigade Combat Team “Bastogne,” 101st Airborne Division, from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, during a ceremony this week in Baghdad, Iraq.

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FORT HOOD — Family members, friends and fellow soldiers gathered Friday at Abrams Physical Fitness Center to welcome home 127 troopers from Fort Hood’s 3rd Cavalry Regimen following a nine-month deployment to Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.

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CAMP CASEY, South Korea — After a nine-month rotation in South Korea, 2nd Brigade “Black Jack” Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, soldiers returned home to the Great Place, passing the mission off last week to another 1st Cavalry Division unit, the 1st Brigade “Ironhorse” Combat Team.

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WASHINGTON — Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq are wearing down the forces of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the commander of Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve said today while describing the coalition air campaign and the evolving train-and-assist mission.

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KILLEEN — Lennis Lee was flying an Army “Huey” helicopter on his way to Khe Sanh in Vietnam on Jan. 21, 1968, when he saw the rocket propelled grenade hit the helicopter in front him.

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During a Monday interview on post, the brigade commander of a Fort Hood soldier and his military working dog who were injured in a bomb blast in Afghanistan talked about the incident and the outpouring of support the soldier and his family have had since.

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During a trip to Fort Hood last week, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley said the current battlefield situation in Iraq and Syria is the most complex he has seen in his career.

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CAMP HOVEY, South Korea — Spc. Solomon Weaver is a 21-year-old tanker from Patterson, Calif., serving with the Delta Company Desperados of the 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division.

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CAMP CASEY, South Korea — The soldiers of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, are settling in to their new homes on Camps Casey and Hovey located outside Dongducheon, South Korea.

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Soldiers of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, practice drills during a taekwondo class June 15 at the Camp Hovey Gym, South Korea, under the instruction of Grandmaster Ki Sung Kim. Kim has been teaching taekwondo to soldiers at Camp Hovey for the past 47 years.

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CAMP CASEY, South Korea — The soldiers of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, are settling in to their new homes on Camps Casey and Hovey located outside Dongducheon, South Korea.

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Soldiers with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, inspect their M1 Abrams tanks and all the equipment that comes with it for deficiencies after receiving it from the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, one week afte…

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CAMP CASEY, South Korea — The soldiers of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, have spent the last month crossing the Pacific Ocean to assume their posts among the camps bordering the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea.

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U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Adrian Haley, with 13th Sustainment Command support operations, discusses a training objective with an officer of the Kuwait army during the Kazma II logistics tabletop training exercise at the Kuwait Ministry of Defense Logistic Operations Command Center on April 12.

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KUWAIT — Soldiers with the 1st Sustainment Command-Operational Command Post partnered with their Kuwait army counterparts during a sustainment and logistics focused tabletop training exercise known as Kazma II at the Kuwait Ministry of Defense Logistic Operations Command, April 12-16.

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From left, Maj. Gen. Abdul Hamid, commander, Afghan National Army 205th Corps; Brig. Gen. Luong; and Gen. John Campbell, commander, NATO Resolute Support Mission are seen during a senior leader engagement at Camp Hero, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.

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BAGHDAD — The top U.S. military officer urged Iraqi leaders on Monday to take steps to ensure the effectiveness of U.S. and allied security aid, calling for additional reforms to military leadership and pay systems and increased recruitment of troops to fight the Islamic State.

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CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait — Calling the Islamic State “hardly invincible,” new Defense Secretary Ashton Carter gave his blessing on Monday to the U.S.-led strategy against the militant group after convening a high-powered summit of U.S. commanders and diplomats here.