Deactivating the Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command in Baghdad also signifies "the changing composition and responsibilities of the Coalition" to defeat Islamic State, according to the United States Central Command statement.
By J. Thompson
Having lived for years in Los Angeles where televised high-speed police chases through the Inland Empire seemed more common than a day without smog—I’m not one to be easily distracted by a police pursuit broadcast by a local news chopper. But there I was at dinner with family, watching intently as a shiny white pickup truck slalomed dangerously through rush-hour traffic, blowing through intersections, and putting many commuters’ lives in danger. Continue Reading