July 27, 2006
Waiting to Get Blown UpHow is morale?
"Think of what you hate most about your job. Then think of doing what you hate most for five straight hours, every single day, sometimes twice a day, in 120-degree heat," [Army Staff Sgt. Jose Sixtos ] said. "Then ask how morale is."Unfortunately, relief isn't coming any time soon:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military, faced with unrelenting violence in Baghdad, is expected to delay the departure of about 4,000 troops due to leave Iraq in the coming days in order to boost the size of the U.S. force, officials said on Wednesday.Image: REUTERS/Slahaldeen Rasheed.
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