In today’s From the Front: (Click on link to read stories highlighted below) This post is courtesy of The Thunder Run Dispatches: Kandahar Diary: The Heat is On Richard Lowry: Chapter 1 (Part 3) Fallujah: The Most Dangerous City in Iraq – A Little Pink in a World of Camo: The Sun is Shining Bouhammer: One of the worst ideas ever! Mike T: Letting the Colors Run Army Blogger Wife: Things I wonder about… Andrew Lebovich and Katherine Tiedemann: Daily brief: NYC bomb suspect admits training in Waziristan C.J. CHIVERS: Toggling Between Fighting and Outreach in Afghanistan better when we’re together: Back for the moment CI-Roller Dude: “With That Said”…arrgggggggggg!!!! Free Range International: Crazy Contractors Helmand Blog – Afghanistan: General Petraeus visits Task Force Helmand Sgt Danger: Let Me Sum Up Kandahar Diary: Terp Speak IraqPundit: Maliki’s Generous? Jamie McIntyre: Michael Ware PTSD “Misunderstanding” Knottie’s Niche: The War is HERE…and its Not a Revolution Knottie’s Niche: Trip To the Air Show and Down Memory Lane – The Life of the Wife: Positivity LTC Rich Phillips: Life on base The Unknown Soldiers: The real stars War is Boring: Humanitarian Aid, a Warmonger’s Best Friend? Wings Over Iraq: Acknowledging our allies: Canada Bouhammer: I don’t think they want us in Nimroz The Captain’s Journal: What we must do to win Kandahar Cassandra: Obama “Coldly Reprimanded” Military Brass For Daring to … What? CJ: Thank You News from the Home Front: CNN Is ‘Standing With’ Stressed-Out War Correspondent Detainee Transfers Announced News from the Front: Iraq: AP Exclusive: Iraq Deal Gives Clerics Final Say Iraq Shi’ite Blocs to Join Forces In Parliament Iraq’s two major Shiite political blocs to unite in effort to form government Shiite Alliance in Iraq May Push Allawi Aside The Iraqi Hunting Club Flourishes Afghanistan: Afghan militants attack government buildings Militants Attack Government Buildings In Afghan South Taliban Suicide Squad Attack Afghan Compound 20 killed in flash floods in western Afghanistan Albania’s Imami makes surprise visit to Afghanistan House committee considers progress in Afghanistan More Afghan schoolgirls ill in suspected gas attack Afghan Lawmaker, 2 Cops Killed In Taliban Attacks On Govt. Buildings Nato acknowledges Taliban strong in Kandahar The Thunder Run’sFrom the Front is a daily series that highlights news and personal dispatched from the front and the home front.