NATO Training Mission-Iraq Academy graduation ceremony
More than 230 cadets graduated from the Basic Officer Commissioning Course at the Iraqi Military Academy at Ar Rustamiyah (IMAR) during a special ceremony July 14.

ISAF team provides aid in Yosuf Khel
KABUL, Afghanistan - ISAF's Polish Battle Group delivered more than 800 kilograms of supplies and aid to the people of Yosuf Khel district in Paktika province on 14 July.

Forward operating base “HERO” Gets Afghan Seal of Approval
KABUL, Afghanistan - The first Afghan National Army (ANA) designed, built, manned and patrolled Forward Operating Base (FOB) has received a seal of approval from the local Afghan community.

Change of Command for 1st German-Netherlands Corps.
German Lt. Gen. Volker Wieker assumed command from Dutch Lt. Gen. Tony van Diepenbrugge during a change of command ceremony, July 2, at Nordkirchen Castle, Germany.

Change of Command for NATO Training Mission and Multi-National Security Transition Command in Iraq
BAGHDAD, July 3, 2008.  American Lt. Gen. Frank G. Helmick assumed command of the Multi-National Security Transition Command (MNSTC-I) and the NATO Training Mission (NTM-I) in Iraq on 3 July, replacing American Lt. Gen. James M. Dubik.

SACEUR, General John Craddock, Address to the OSCE Annual Security Review Conference
“The OSCE – 56 nations from 3 continents – has been, and will continue to be, an excellent forum for international dialogue and partnership – a dialogue and partnership that translates to success on the ground.

Agreement begins transition of Kabul airport to Afghanistan control

KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghanistan and ISAF took the first steps June 30 to transition air traffic control at Kabul International Airport to the country’s government.