After our Sean and Tony pulled out, there wasn’t a lot of news out of the 3rd Brigade up in Mosul.
That’s bound to change now that they’re moving south to Baghdad, where they’ll be the only Strykers in town now that the 172nd is on its way home to Alaska.
We’d been tipped about 10 days back about the move, but weren’t getting much traction in our efforts to confirm.
My theory as to how the story broke yesterday: Joint Chiefs Chairman Peter Pace said they’d move a couple of battalions into Baghdad. Reporters peppered…