Topic: Mark Hertling
President Obama is pushing the Pentagon to look toward Asia, but some worry that US attention could overbalance away from Europe, which remains the home of many core allies.
As the Army rolls out new physical training and 'combat readiness' tests, some vets and senior officials ask if the new Army is 'babying' troops.
03/04/2011 05:58 pm
Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling opted to discontinue bayonet training for Army recruits. After all, the last US bayonet charge was in 1951. But in the weeks since that decision, Hertling has had some pushback.
09/28/2010 06:49 pm
The American military is handing over control of projects in the troubled province ahead of a US-Iraqi security pact that could reduce the US footprint next year.
11/03/2008 12:00 am
At a flash point for violence, an Army general plays diplomat.
10/21/2008 01:00 am
Improved security has boosted optimism, but US commanders want to be assured it is "irreversible."
07/30/2008 01:00 am
The provincial police chief died in a suicide bombing Thursday while inspecting the site of a major bombing in Mosul.
01/25/2008 12:00 am
US-Iraqi forces persuade a remote town in Diyala Province to fight against Al Qaeda insurgents.
01/23/2008 12:00 am
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has vowed to capitalize on security gains to revive the political process in the coming year.
01/08/2008 12:00 am