Associated Press photographs
U.S. soldiers in Iraq were outfitted with the latest in armor and weaponry during operation Saberhammer 3 on the outskirts of Muqdadiyah, Iraq, on Sept. 17.

Associated Press photographs U.S. soldiers in Iraq were outfitted with the latest in armor and weaponry during operation Saberhammer 3 on the outskirts of Muqdadiyah, Iraq, on Sept. 17.