LTC Nelson Speaks About The Deployment of Troops to Iraq

Sean Pillai

The surge in troops being deployed to Afghanistan seems to have taken center stage in the media and the public in general. However, for one Special Troops battalion based in Colorado, the battlegrounds in Iraq are still on the forefront of their minds. The 4th Brigade Combat team of the 4th Infantry Division is set to deploy its troops to Iraq again and bring with them a few thousand troops to safeguard Iraqi provinces. Lieutenant Colonel Jody Nelson commands the 4th Special Troops Battalion...
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