War_Conflict - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

War_Conflict

Latest Stories

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_4

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_4

Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in camp set up by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear the sit-in camp and the other encampment set up by supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out. (AP Photo/Hussein Tallal)

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_3

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_3

A member of the security forces is dragged and stripped of his vest by protesters after his police vehicle was pushed off the 6th of October bridge by protesters, near the largest sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear the sit-in camps set up by supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out. (AP Photo/Sabry Khaled) EGYPT OUT

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_2

Mideast_Egypt__ibishop@washingtontimes.com_2

An Egyptian security force escorts a woman with a child as the security forces clear a sit-in camp set up by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear the sit-in camp and the other encampment set up by supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out. (AP Photo/Hussein Tallal)

israel-flag-protest_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

israel-flag-protest_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

A person holds an Israeli flag splattered with red paint during a protest in Tel Aviv, Israel, Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, as people protested Israel's decision to release 26 Palestinian prisoners, most of them held for deadly attacks, as part of a U.S.-brokered deal that led to a resumption of Mideast negotiations. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

Israel flag protest.jpg

Israel flag protest.jpg

A person holds an Israeli flag splattered with red paint during a protest in Tel Aviv, Israel, Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, as people protested Israel's decision to release 26 Palestinian prisoners, most of them held for deadly attacks, as part of a U.S.-brokered deal that led to a resumption of Mideast negotiations. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

missile-defense_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

missile-defense_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile, used to intercept an incoming ballistic missile, during a test at the Pacific Missile Range Facility off the island of Kauai in Hawaii. (U.S. Missile Defense Agency)

AP837178294234.jpg

AP837178294234.jpg

The Senate Armed Services Committee meets on Capitol Hill in Washington on Feb. 14, 2013, to consider the nominations of Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III (left) for reappointment to the grade of general and to be commander of the U.S. Central Command, and Gen. David M. Rodriguez (right) for reappointment to the grade of general and to be commander of the U.S. Africa Command. (Associated Press) **FILE**

egypt2_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

egypt2_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi attend Friday prayers at a camp near Cairo University in Giza, southwest of Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. An international human rights group has warned of a "bloodbath" if Egypt's new leadership uses force to end sit-ins by loyalists of the country's ousted president. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

egypt20_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

egypt20_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** In this May 19, 2013, file photo, Egyptian border policemen shout at the closed Rafah border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza strip to protest the abduction of their colleagues in Rafah. Rafah, the main crossing point into the Gaza Strip, was closed by policemen that Friday, barring people from going in or out of the Palestinian territory. (AP Photo/Roger Anis, El Shorouk Newspaper)

prisoners_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

prisoners_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Salwa Sbeih. the mother of Burhan Sbeih, holds his picture at his home in a West Bank village outside the town of Jenin, Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. Sbeih is one of the 26 Palestinian prisoners, most of them held for deadly attacks, that Israel agreed to release this week as a part of a U.S.-brokered deal that led to a resumption of Mideast negotiations. Arabic reads; "The prisoner Burhan Sbeih from Kofr Raie, the leader of the group of Black Leopard, Palestinian National Liberation Movement, Jenin district." (AP Photo/Mohammed Ballas)

PRISONERS.jpg

PRISONERS.jpg

Salwa Sbeih, the mother of Burhan Sbeih, holds his picture at his home in a West Bank village outside the town of Jenin, Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. Sbeih is one of the 26 Palestinian prisoners, most of them held for deadly attacks, that Israel agreed to release this week as a part of a U.S.-brokered deal that led to a resumption of Mideast negotiations. Arabic reads; "The prisoner Burhan Sbeih from Kofr Raie, the leader of the group of Black Leopard, Palestinian National Liberation Movement, Jenin district." (AP Photo/Mohammed Ballas)

iraq12_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

iraq12_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

People inspect the aftermath of a car bomb attack in Karbala, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013. A wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed scores of people Saturday, a bloody reminder of the inability of Iraqi authorities to stop violence threatening to spiral out of control. (AP Photo)

IRAQ12.jpg

IRAQ12.jpg

People inspect the aftermath of a car bomb attack in Karbala, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013. A wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed scores of people Saturday, a bloody reminder of the inability of Iraqi authorities to stop violence threatening to spiral out of control. (AP Photo)

20130203-214241-pic-81013228_3_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20130203-214241-pic-81013228_3_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** The al-Waha Oil Co. in southern Iraq is an affiliate of China’s state-owned China National Petroleum Corp. Most of Iraq’s oil production is expected to be funneled to China and other expanding Asian markets rather than the U.S. and Europe. (Associated Press)

8_6_2013_us-libya8201_3_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

8_6_2013_us-libya8201_3_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** A man examines documents at the gutted U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya. The Justice Department has filed charges against Libyan militia leader Ahmed Khatallah, the first indictment in last year’s deadly terrorist attack that killed four Americans. (Associated Press)

8_112013_spirit-20130811-0018201.jpg

8_112013_spirit-20130811-0018201.jpg

Jamime Negron [cq] of New York, N.Y. looks at a 150-foot "Wall of Honor" poster that includes photos of World War II veterans during Spirit of '45 Day ceremonies at the World War II Memorial on the National Mall, Washington, D.C., Sunday, August 11, 2013. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

8_112013_spirit-20130811-0118201.jpg

8_112013_spirit-20130811-0118201.jpg

Crena Anderson of Hagerstown, Md., who worked as a riveter in a factory during World War II, is greeted by retired Gen. Frederick J. Kroesen, Jr., near the 150-foot Wall of Honor poster displayed during Spirit of '45 Day ceremonies at the World War II Memorial on the Mall. The day honors all who supported the war effort. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

8_8_2013_mideast-iraq-violence-28201_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

8_8_2013_mideast-iraq-violence-28201_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

People inspect the scene of a car bomb attack in the commercial area of Karradah in Baghdad on Tuesday. A wave of bombings, mainly targeting markets in and near Baghdad killing scores, officials said, the latest in a surge of violence that has gripped Iraq. (Associated Press)

8_9_2013_mideast-yemen-embassy-sec-38201.jpg

8_9_2013_mideast-yemen-embassy-sec-38201.jpg

Security was tight Wednesday at the entrance of Sanaa International Airport in Yemen, where authorities said they foiled an al Qaeda plot to take over key cities and attack strategic ports and gas facilities. (Associated Press)

karzai-afghanistan_5_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

karzai-afghanistan_5_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks during a news conference in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, May 4, 2013. (Associated Press)