Day: January 5, 2024

Analyzing the present, to prepare for the future.

Self-Defense Strike in Iraq Kills Terrorist Leader

U.S. forces in Iraq conducted a self-defense strike that killed Mushtaq Jawad Kazim al-Jawari, a leader of the Iran-backed Harakat-al-Nujaba terrorist group that is operating both in Iraq and Syria, the Pentagon press secretary said.

U.S., Partners Committed to Defensive Operations in Red Sea

The U.S. remains committed to providing a persistent defensive presence in the Red Sea alongside allies and partners, the commander of Naval Forces Central Command said.