updated Thu. June 23, 2022
February 7, 2017
An Iraqi translator who worked extensively with the US military spent almost seven years trying to get his family to America. But with days to go before their departure, President Trump signed a travel ban that put the family's future in question.
September 16, 2013
The confusion of the past week is just the latest example of an abiding problem, one that's tripped America up not just in Syria but in Afghanistan and Iraq — and even, arguably, in cyberspace: The strength and size of the Department of Defense, and the weakness of civilian agencies, drives policymakersÃÂ ...
Project on Government Oversight (blog)
July 27, 2011
This week, it was reported that federal prosecutors are investigating potential new criminal charges against Agility, the Kuwaiti logistics company under indictment for overcharging the U.S. military on food supply contracts. Agility (formerly Public Warehousing Company KSC and PWC Logistics), has beenÃÂ ...
January 1, 2011
FORWARD OPERATING BASE PROSPERITY, Iraq—A few years ago, an embedded reporter in Iraq looking for a bit of action on New Year's Eve might hang around an emergency room or medical clinic .... FOB Prosperity was hosting a New Year's Eve party at the dining facility, minus the booze, of course.
November 15, 2010
In November 2007, he deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Rotation 07-09; while there he was reassigned to the 4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery, Forward Operating Base Prosperity to serve as Battalion Executive Officer. He redeployed to Ft. Hood, in March 2009 and in September he wasÃÂ ...
November 2, 2010
Over the Shoulder training gives recent graduates of Iraqi medical schools the opportunity for hands-on training taught by U.S. soldiers on Forward Operating Base Prosperity, in Baghdad. “The Iraqi medical community wants to see how the U.S. does medicine,” said Dr. Mike Bunning, senior health adviserÃÂ ...
May 11, 2009
... 10th Sustainment Brigade's, Forward Logistics Element is located on forward operating base Prosperity, in the International Zone of central Baghdad. ... now function more efficiently and the Forward Logistics Element can better serve the residents of FOB Prosperity and the International Zone in Baghdad.