Contractors load a container of ammunition onto a trailer following a Counter - ISIS Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) program divestment to the Ministry of Peshmerga at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Contractors load a container of ammunition onto a trailer following a Counter - ISIS Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) program divestment to the Ministry of Peshmerga at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Maj. Arkan Awla Perot, M4 warehouse liaison, secures containers of ammunition being divested at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Brig. Gen. Shezard Nanaki, head of the Committee for the Delivery of New Aide from the International Coalition, signs forms verifying the amount of ammunition being divested at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Maj. Arkan Awla Perot, M4 warehouse liaison, verifies the amount of ammunition being divested at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Maj. Arkan Awla Perot, M4 warehouse liaison, and U.S. Army 1st Lt. Raphael Valles, reporting officer with the Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) program, verifies the amount of ammunition being divested at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Brig. Gen. Shezard Nanaki, head of the Committee for the Delivery of New Aide from the International Coalition, and U.S. Army 1st Lt. Raphael Valles, reporting officer with the Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) program, reviews forms at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, March 8, 2022. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s CTEF program has divested more than $500 million of equipment, vehicles, weapons and ammunition in an effort to advise, assist, and enable partner forces in the enduring defeat of Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Tommy L. Spitzer)
Lt. Gen. Michael Lollesgaard, the commanding general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Mission Iraq speaks at the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Jeremy Lile, the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) Command Sergeant Major, listens intently during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Michel Rentenaar, Netherlands Ambassador to Iraq and Martin Jäger, Germany’s Ambassador to Iraq, speaks at the Ambassadors’ Day conference at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Michel Rentenaar, Netherlands Ambassador to Iraq and Martin Jäger, Germany’s Ambassador to Iraq, speaks at the Ambassadors’ Day conference at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Michel Rentenaar, Netherlands Ambassador to Iraq and Martin Jäger, Germany’s Ambassador to Iraq, speaks at the Ambassadors’ Day conference at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Matthew Tueller, U.S. ambassador to Iraq, speaks at the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges.(U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Global Coalition ambassadors and attendees take notes during the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
Invited attendees hold a conversation at the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John Brennan, Combined Joint Task Force -Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) commander, holds a conversation with attendees of the Ambassadors’ Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Keith Phillips, commander of the Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq (OSC-I), right, and Filip Vanden Bulcke, Belgium’s Ambassador to Iraq, hold a conversation at the Ambassadors Day conference at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John Brennan, Combined Joint Task Force -Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) commander, right, and Michel Rentenaar, the Netherlands Ambassador to Iraq, hold a conversation at the Ambassadors Day event at Union III forward operating base in Baghdad, Iraq, April 21, 2022. During the CJTF-OIR-hosted event, representatives from more than 25 Coalition countries discussed the CJTF-OIR mission and broad efforts to tackle enduring regional security and stability challenges. (U.S Army photo by Spc. Nathan Smith)