Iraqis to command four northern divisions by February

Posted by DarthDilbert at 12/06/2006 02:52:00 PM

MG Benjamin R. Mixon, commander of Multinational Division-North along with the 25th Infantry Division, told Pentagon reporters during a satellite briefing last Friday that "By February, all four Iraqi divisions in Multinational Division North will be under Iraqi ground-force command." The area of responsibility for Multinational Division-North includes the Iraqi provinces of Ninawa, Dahuk, Arbil, At Ta'mim, and As Sulaymaniyah.

Army News Service


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