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US Navy ships to accompany US-flagged ships in Gulf

...the strait was based on a recommendation by U.S. Central Command, which is responsible for U.S. military operations...continuously.The 5th Fleet, which is the naval arm of Central Command, currently has a destroyer, the USS Farragut, in...
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My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

...during my "brief tours" in Iraq in 2005-2006 as a Marine Corps staff officer to the commanding general of U.S. Central Command, (CENTCOM) Gen. John Abizaid, and why that is "relevant" now.He is correct that my tours in Iraq were brief...
Militants seize Iraqi villages near Ramadi

...northern town of Mosul would not come before the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which begins in mid-June.The U.S. Central Command said the international coalition carried out 23 airstrikes on militants in Iraq and Syria since Tuesday. Of those...
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My Turn: Congress should have a say in US-Iran nuclear weapons deal

...witnessed in 2005-06 during my active-duty military assignment as a staff officer to the commanding general of U.S. Central Command. In short: Iran's leaders are declared enemies of the U.S. with the blood of American soldiers on their hands...
US program to train Syrian rebels losing ground

...the bar very high on vetting," said Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman.Maj. Gen. Michael Nagata, the Central Command special operations commander who is heading the program, wants volunteers with more than a will to fight."We are...
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National Guardsmen deploy to Middle East

...expeditionary civil engineer group.They are expected to be involved with minor construction projects in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. That includes most of the Middle East.
My Turn: Threats about Iran damages our nation's trustworthiness

...devices, which he personally "witnessed in 2005-06" as a staff officer under Gen. John P. Abizaid of the U.S. Central Command.But Abizaid himself said in a 2006 Senate hearing that he had no proof the Iranian government was involved. It wasn't...
My Turn: Invading Iraq wasn't our worst mistake

...Jay Garner, would rule Iraq with the U.S. Army Central Command, providing combat troops and equipment to enforce...Garner, as a former general, also realized that Central Command, even with a massive infusion of troops from the...
Sullivan: Residency hasn't come up in campaign

...fellowship. In 2004, he was recalled to active military duty, serving as a staff officer to the head of U.S. Central Command. Beginning in 2006, he served in President George W. Bush's administration as an Assistant Secretary of State...
Airmen return from southwest Asia

...Wing and 477th Fighter groupsThe homecoming was Monday.Military leaders say the squadron performed work for U.S. Central Command and had missions with the British and French.The 90th Fighter Squadron Commander, Lt. Col. Nicholas Reed, says...


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