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“Three years after falling under ISIS control, a photographer shows a now-freed Mosul in ruins.”

Continue on for links to the 25-26 July conference agenda and bios as well as info on the 24-28 July crowd sourcing event.

The report said brigades that had been trained were at 60% of their planned strength. It attributed this failure to problems with recruitment, retention, and desertions.

“Cities in Iraq and Syria that have been liberated from Islamic State control still suffer a great deal of violence at the hands of the extremist group.”

Lessons via the Australian Army’s Land Power Forum.

DOD faces five key challenges that significantly affect the department's ability to accomplish its mission. DOD has demonstrated progress addressing challenges, but significant work remains.