And it was likely Chuck Hagel’s last press briefing as Secretary of Defense.
Expect to hear helicopters between midnight and 5:00 a.m. in the National Capital Region.
And, over 3,000 U.S. troops have been approved to train Iraqi Security Forces.
The Defense Secretary concluded his two-day domestic trip with a speech at Fort Bliss, Texas.
The soldier was on emergency leave back home.
The first tweet read: “AMERICAN SOLDIERS, WE ARE COMING, WATCH YOUR BACK. ISIS.”
White House spokesman Josh Earnest cautioned that there is “a pretty significant difference between a large data breach and the hacking of a Twitter account.”
The Defense Secretary will make a speech at Ft. Bliss, but will not visit the on-base clinic where a gunman allegedly shot and killed a doctor and himself this week.
The bombing campaign began in August.
The Slovak Republic is one of 60 coalition nations fighting ISIL in Operation Inherent Resolve