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Soldiers in Baqouba Keep Pressure on Al-Qaida in Iraq
| Staff Sgt. Antonieta Rico
Posted on 04/20/2007 11:55:12 AM PDT by bnelson44
BAQOUBA, Iraq Soldiers with 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment continued their systematic attack on terrorist forces in Baqouba with another clearing operation in the city, April 10.
In this latest effort, Soldiers of 5-20 Inf. Regt., 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, from Fort Lewis, Wash., spent three days clearing the neighborhood of Buhriz, described by Battalion Commander Lt. Col. Bruce Antonia as al-Qaidas battleground.
When the Stryker battalion first arrived in Baqouba in March, it encountered resistance from the neighborhoods insurgents in the form of roadside bombs, rocket propelled grenade fire and small arms fire.
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TOPICS: Extended News
KEYWORDS: baqubah; frwn; iraq; stryker
posted on 04/20/2007 11:55:15 AM PDT
Salute to our troops! Keep the pressure on the enemy.
posted on 04/20/2007 12:01:15 PM PDT
(Veni, Vidi, Vici)
The traitor Harry Reid should resign if he can’t lead. Retreet is not leading.
posted on 04/20/2007 12:22:48 PM PDT
Tell it to Reid, the traitor.
posted on 04/20/2007 2:06:53 PM PDT
(Al Qaeda knows Iraq's strategic value, yet the Democrats work day and night for our defeat there.)
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Or if they do report it, without the anti-War Agenda Spin!
posted on 04/24/2007 5:24:16 PM PDT
(Duty, Honor, Country. What else needs to be said?)
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