Monthly Archive

October 2012
Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 30 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.

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Standing Well Back

01 October 2012 An excellent and thought provoking website by a British bomb expert.  We treat IEDs as if they are something new.  In fact, they have been in use probably for a thousand yea read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 01 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-001For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 1) – The number one Taliban leader in Sherzad district, was killed by Afghan a... read more..


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False Sense of Something: Some observations and thoughts on the unfolding wars

01 October 2012 Camp Bastion Sanger circa 2011. Camp Bastion is a major foothold in Afghanistan. If your enemy is secure at all points, be prepared for him. If he is in superior strength, evade him. read more..

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Military Reporters & Editors Honors 2012 Contest Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Military Reporters & Editors Honors 2012 Contest Winners Washington, DC October 1, 2012 -- The war in Iraq is officially over, but the winners of this year’s Military Repor... read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 02 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-003For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 2) – The Afghan Special Operations Unit, supported by coalition troops, arrest... read more..

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American Warrior Prepares to Move On

THIS came from Joe Galloway: CSM (ret) Basil L. Plumley of 1/7 Cavalry in the Ia Drang Nov 1965 has been diagnosed with colon cancer, inoperable and untreatable at age 92, and has been transferred fr... read more..

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‘The Good War’ Has Gone Terribly Wrong

02 October 2012 TexasSparkleA blog about politics and issues with Kathleen McKinley.(Editor's note: The author is responsible for this blog, which is not edited by the Chronicle.)     read more..

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F-18 Demise

02 October 2012 [This came to my inbox as is; none of these images or text is mine.] Incredible photos from last Friday's accident in Canada ( Lethbridge ). Check out the sequence of the canopy leav read more..

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Rotten Rose Petals in War

02 October 2012 Brigadier General Jeffrey Sinclair recently was sent home from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan.  Sinclair was charged by our own military with forcible sodomy (rape), inappropri read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 03 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-004For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 3) - An Afghan and coalition security force killed the leader of a Taliban imp... read more..

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Big IEDs in Ships

03 October 2012 Please See This Interesting Website Today's installment: Shipborne IEDs   Standing Well Backthoughts on terrorist developments Big IEDs in ShipsWritten by: Roger Davies As read more..

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Welcome Home Marines

03 October 2012 U.S. Department of DefenseOffice of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)News Release Marines Missing in Action from WWII Identified The Department of Defense POW/Mi read more..

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“Faggots” and Women are Unfit for Combat: The Face of a Broken Army

03 October 2012 Face of our Broken Army, and the Taliban's Best Friend Grisham contacted a lawyer today, who contacted me.  This must be hitting home.  So let’s keep exposing what has gone read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 04 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-005For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 4) – Dozens of Afghan soldiers and police, supported by coalition special oper... read more..

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ISAF casualty: 04 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-C-006For Immediate Release ISAF casualty KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 4) – An International Security Assistance Force service member died as a result of a non-battle related injury... read more..

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Obama v. Romney: Brutal Combat in Thailand

04 October 2012 From Chiang Mai In the Leftwing corner, wearing black, weighing very little, hailing from Africa, or Indonesia, or maybe Hawaii, nobody really knows, the undisputed Champion, Beeee read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 05 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-007For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 5) – Afghan and coalition forces killed a Taliban senior leader and strategist... read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 06 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-008For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 6) – An Afghan-led security force, supported by coalition troops, arrested a T... read more..


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Statement from ISAF'S Regional Commander Southwest on Preemptive Killing of Suicide Bomber

07 October 2012 CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan – The following statement is from the commander of the International Security Assistance Force Regional Command Southwest, Gen Charles ‘Mark’ Gurganus " read more..

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All The King’s Horses (Some notes from a weekend of thought)

08 October 2012 Terrain is the single most important factor in combat. During the early days of the wars, back when everyone seemed to know we had won in Afghanistan, testimonials streamed from th read more..


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Stunning Letter: Infantry Colonel Communiqué to Secretary of the Army

10 October 2012 This is the most stunning and forceful letter I have read from the Afghanistan war.  It was written in 2010 from Afghanistan by Colonel Harry Tunnell, the Brigade Commander of read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 10 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-010For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command morning operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 10) – Afghan and coalition forces today confirmed the death of Taliban leader ... read more..

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4th Mechanized Brigade "THE BLACK RATS" Take Over as Task Force Helmand

From: "Rodrigues Sqn Ldr Vivienne RC(SW) PAO Officer" <v.rodrigues.gbr@afg.usmc.mil>;Date: October 11, 2012, 17:31:32 GMT+07:00Subject: RC(SW) Press Release: Helmand, Afghanistan  - 4TH ME... read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 11 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-011For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command daily operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 11) - An Afghan and coalition security force arrested an Islamic Movement of Uzb... read more..

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 12 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-013For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command daily operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 12) – An Afghan and coalition security force arrested a Haqqani leader in Paktiy... read more..


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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 13 October 2012

UNCLASSIFIED 2012-10-S-014For Immediate Release ISAF Joint Command daily operational update KABUL, Afghanistan (Oct. 13) - An Afghan-led security force, supported by coalition troops, arrested a Ta... read more..

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