Live fire exercise at Kirkush Military Training Base

 U.S. Army Spc. Chris Calma and Spc. Dison Ittu of Alpha Company, 5/20th Infantry, 2nd Infantry Division provide support by fire during a squad live fire exercise at Kirkush Military Training Base, Diyala province, Iraq, June 27. U.S. and Iraqi forces trained to clear mined wired obstacles, clear bunker complexes and reaction to contact.

U.S. Army Spc. Chris Calma and Spc. Dison Ittu of Alpha Company, 5/20th Infantry, 2nd Infantry Division provide support by fire during a squad live fire exercise at Kirkush Military Training Base, Diyala province, Iraq, June 27. U.S. and Iraqi forces trained to clear mined wired obstacles, clear bunker complexes and reaction to contact. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ted Green

The fireworks have really died down in Iraq.

Happy Independence Day, America.