Elliot Ackerman

Politico

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Former Marine and recipient of the Silver Star for his actions in Fallujah; author of the forthcoming novel, Green on Blue

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Al Qaeda militants in Iraq, known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, have fought to seize control of Fallujah and Ramadi in Anbar Province, where at least 100 American troops were…

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