updated Fri. December 1, 2023
February 15, 2018
From left: Canadian's Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan, French Defence Minister Florence Parly, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen, Greek Defence Minister Panos Kammenos, Italian Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak, Spanish Defence MinisterÃâÃÂ ...
Stars and Stripes
February 14, 2018
And us more secure,” Stoltenberg said. NATO operated a small training mission in Iraq from 2004 until 2011, when its 130 personnel were withdrawn after disagreement with Baghdad over the legal status of foreign troops in the country. The U.S. cited the same reasons when it withdrew most of its forces inÃâÃÂ ...
February 7, 2018
Estimates of the exact numbers of US troops that would take part in a push north vary widely, but current and former military planners uniformly believe it would require vastly more forces than took part in the invasions of Iraq or Afghanistan. A South Korean military white paper from 2016, for instance, saidÃâÃÂ ...
February 4, 2018
The Council members joined by Iraq's UN ambassador sat around a large circular table with Powell and listened attentively. ... 1782 Spanish forces capture Minorca Island from the British. ... 1989 Kabul is placed under martial law following the withdrawal of virtually all Soviet troops from the city. 1991 IraqÃâÃÂ ...
Middle East Monitor
January 15, 2018
The time to withdraw Spanish troops from Iraq has not come yet, the head of the team of Spanish military trainers in Iraq Brigadier General Luis Zaldumbide said yesterday. Iraqi media quoted the official saying the Iraqi army is now able to maintain the country's security. Spanish forces have supported theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Meanwhile, a local 19-member SWAT team has recently received training in Ramadi from Spanish forces, its new commander told Al-Monitor. The team consists mostly of former SWAT members who fought with the local Kataeb al-Hamza PMU during anti-IS operations. There is a plan to raise their numberÃâÃÂ ...