Coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/Daesh), Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) officials reported. Operations further degrade ISIS military and […]» Read more
CJTF-OIR stands for Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve, the US-led international coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), aka ISIS, or simply the Islamic State, and Daesh. Established in 2014, it comprises approximately 30 countries.
In his first trip to Baghdad as defense secretary, Jim Mattis praised the Iraqi army and noted those forces are now focused on liberating west Mosul. The Iraqi army has […]» Read more