Had to figure things would be different for the 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division once they all got down to Baghdad, and they have. The Strykers’ operations have received wide coverge on TV, the Internet and in the newspapers.
CNN, The New York Times and Army videographers have been embedded with the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry during the heavy fighting along Haifa Street in the heart of Baghdad. NBC has also been along with the Tomahawks lately and filed this report Monday about three soldiers’ feelings about what they perceive to be happening back home.
Meantime, an element from the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment was part of the U.S. and Iraqi battle with Shiite militants near Najaf. Strykernews.com picked up a military press release and pointed readers to Associated Press photos posted on the Yahoo! news site.