There's a new battlefield for American soldiers in Iraq: the soccer field. And some of their opponents are probably the same guys that were shooting at them last year.
It's all part of a campaign to change the perceptions Iraqis have of Americans and win their support.
Two weeks ago, soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division started to play a series of soccer matches against local teams in the villages of Kirkuk province, northern Iraq.
Battalion commander Lt. Col. Christopher Venek called it...Full Story