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04/12/2009
DoD Identifies Army Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of five soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.   They died April 10th when their military vehicle was struck by a suicide vehicle-borne improvised explosive device in Mosul, Iraq.   They were assigned to the 1st...


04/12/2009
U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Commander To Provide Update On Status Of Maersk Alabama Captain Navy Vice Admiral Bill Gortney, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, will provide an update from his headquarters in Bahrain at 4 p.m. EDT, April 12, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E973, on the status of Maersk Alabama captain Richard Phillips.

 

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