Being humanitarian, in the universe of our infantry unit in war-torn ar Ramadi
, was not seen in a favorable light.
In Ar Ramadi
, the Iraqi brigade was partnered with a U.
Griffiths told the committee that the source water used at Ar Ramadi
was "highly polluted" and "highly likely to make [the troops] sick.
Smith returned in late July, embedded with National Guard soldiers - the 124th Infantry out of Florida - and stayed with them in Ar Ramadi
Troops found them in a vehicle at a control point between Ar Ramadi
and Al Assad.
As a member of a combined SEAL and Iraqi Army sniper overwatch element, tasked with providing early warning and stand-off protection from a rooftop in an insurgent-held sector of Ar Ramadi
, Iraq, Petty Officer Monsoor distinguished himself by his exceptional bravery in the face of grave danger.
Marine Corporal Neil Frustaglio returned a double amputee when an IED hit the vehicle he was riding in Ar Ramadi
, Iraq (see: www.
Whitley, 21, of Los Angeles, died June 15 when a bomb detonated near Ar Ramadi
Upon completion of these preparations, the 44th conducted a tactical convoy to its FOB in Ar Ramadi
, the provincial capital of Al Anbar Province, located west of Fallujah and Baghdad along the Euphrates River.
The soldiers were on a routine patrol when their convoy was attacked in Ar Ramadi
, Al Anbar Province, Sept.
When reports that Zarqawi was wounded first circulated -- London's Sunday Times said he was "bleeding heavily" when a doctor in Ar Ramadi
treated him in mid-May -- some of the same officials dismissed them to NEWSWEEK as propaganda.
Zarqawi's men seem to have found a new home for themselves in Ar Ramadi
, a major stop on the suicide express.