Iraq Campaign Medal Returns Amid Surge in Drone, Rocket Attacks on US Forces There

Operation Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal at Camp Taji, Iraq

The Army is bringing back a medal for service in Iraq, coming just as U.S. troops there have faced increased threats and attacks amid the new Israel-Hamas war. Last week, the service resurrected the Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal specifically for service in Iraq, according to an internal service memo and confirmed by a service spokesperson. […]

DeSantis, Pence Campaign on Reversing Fort Liberty Designation

Fort Liberty Redesignation Ceremony.

Two Republican presidential contenders took aim at the Army’s recent move to rename military bases that for decades honored Confederates who waged war against the U.S., saying that as president they would return to those rebel namesakes. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and former Vice President Mike Pence promised to restore Fort Liberty, North Carolina, to […]