Task Group Taji Rotation 7 Completes Training Mission in Iraq

Around 300 soldiers returned to Brisbane today following a successful deployment training the Iraqi Security Forces.

The seventh rotation of Task Group Taji, made up primarily of soldiers from Brisbane’s 7th Combat Brigade, trained more than 4,500 Iraqi soldiers while on deployment.

Minister for Defence the Hon. Christopher Pyne congratulated the troops on their successful deployment.

“Task Group Taji 7 made a real difference to the training of the Iraqi Army,” said Minister Pyne.