In the News

October, 2013

Oct. 29, 2013

Marines, sailors train with non-lethal capabilities

MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania – Today’s ever-changing battlefield requires a unique assemblage of weaponry. Non-lethal weapons are specifically employed in order to incapacitate people or equipment

Oct. 29, 2013

Camp Arifjan MPs partner with Kuwaiti counterparts

CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – A Camp Arifjan military police unit partnered with Kuwaiti soldiers for combined training on law enforcement tasks here Oct. 29, 2013. The training is part of a 10-day exercise

Oct. 28, 2013

Nigeria; the perfect setting for unique multinational Marine exercise

LAGOS, Nigeria – Southern Nigeria is known for its riverines, dense foliage and abundance of wildlife. The sandy shores and lush green trails run for miles. The atmosphere, complete with humidity and

Oct. 24, 2013

525 BfSB and multinational soldiers test readiness at Silver Saber

CAMP VRELO, Kosovo – U.S. soldiers from Company C, 1st Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, quickly unload their helicopters and with shields and batons in hand, rush towards their staging area. Just up

Oct. 17, 2013

Icemen defenders recharge with 'stunning' training

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska – Senior Airmen David Ferro and Sean Kearnely, 354th Security Forces Squadron bravo flight, spots Airman 1st Class Izak Snyder, 354th SFS flight armorer, during annual

Oct. 15, 2013

Site security training prepares Marines for embassy duty

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – As Marines with Delta Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, reach their objective they receive a new mission, one that will require them to use their

Oct. 4, 2013

Red in the face: Marines endure pepper spray training

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Marines serving with Delta Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, endured what they said was one of the most painful training courses they’ve

Oct. 3, 2013

Quick reaction for KFOR

CAMP NOVO SELO, Kosovo – The Forward Command Post’s Turkish and French coys tested their quick reaction capabilities at Camp Novo Selo, Sept. 28.The training assessed the quick reaction forces’