Marine with Corps' new crisis response force dies in Iraq

Marine with Corps' new crisis response force dies in Iraq

marinecorpstimes.com 25 Oct '14, 12pm

The U.S. military is investigating a Marine's death in Iraq, the second reported fatality of an American service member supporting efforts to combat the Islamic State group. Lance Cpl. Sean P. Neal, 19, died Thursday in Baghdad in what the Defense Department is calling a noncombat incident, according to a news release distributed by the Pentagon Friday night. It's not immediately clear how he died and what specifically the military is investigating. Neal, of Riverside, California, joined the Marine Corps in July 2013 and was serving on his first deployment, officials said. He was a mortarman with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, an infantry uni...

Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby on terrorist attack in the Sinai

defense.gov 25 Oct '14, 10pm

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Release No: NR-540-14 October 25, 2014 Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby on terrorist attack ...

U.S. military forces continued to attack #ISIL terrorists in #Syria and #Iraq:

centcom.mil 25 Oct '14, 7pm

In Syria, one airstrike near Kobani destroyed an ISIL artillery piece. In Iraq, three airstrikes near Bayji struck a large ISIL unit, a small...

DOD announces 1st US troop death since naming of military campaign

stripes.com 25 Oct '14, 5am
DOD announces 1st US troop death since naming of military campaign

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USS North Dakota Commissioned

navy.mil 25 Oct '14, 8pm

GROTON, Conn. (NNS) -- USS North Dakota (SSN 784) officially became the Navy's newest addition to the submarine force following a commissioni...

Jihadist training camps proliferate in Iraq and Syria

longwarjournal.org 24 Oct '14, 4am

The alliance with the Taliban provided al Qaeda a sanctuary in which to train and indoctrinat...

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military.com 25 Oct '14, 3am

TAMPA -- Troops and their families at MacDill Air Force Base are being advised to downplay re...

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