Bushmasters ‘trump’ downtime with tournament

Soldiers Sgt. David Stine, from Iola, Ill.; Spc. Alfred Figueroa, a native of San Antonio; Spc. Jared Hicks, of Three Rivers, Mich.; and Sgt. Mac Pora, from Seattle, play a game of Spades during some down time at Busmaster Patrol Base in the Tharwa 1 neighborhood of southern portion of the Sadr City district of Baghdad April 23. The Soldiers are assigned to Company B, 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and are attached to the 1st Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, supporting the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division – Baghdad.

US Army photos, by Maj. Mike Humphreys, 3rd BCT PAO, 4th Inf. Div, MND-B

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MND-B soldiers kill 6 criminals in operations in Baghdad

Multi-National Division – Baghdad PAO

Multi-National Division – Baghdad soldiers killed six criminals during night operations in Baghdad May 2-3.

Soldiers from 107th Engineers Battalion, 1st Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, were attacked with an improvised explosive device at approximately 9 p.m. in northeastern Baghdad. As they secured their vehicles, the soldiers were attacked by criminals using small-arms fire. The MND-B soldiers returned fire and killed two criminals. No soldiers were injured in the IED attack or subsequent engagement.

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