U.S. forces are increasing the number of flights meant to gather intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) information in Iraq to help deal with the growing crisis there, the Pentagon says. "We continue to fly routine and regular ISR missions over Iraq to the tune of about 30 to 35 flights per day to help us gain better insight about the security situation on the ground," says Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby. "This continued effort will no doubt aid our ...

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