In the News

August, 2013

Aug. 29, 2013

The Cavalry learn a painful lesson

FORT POLK, La. – There was a lot of pain on Fort Polk’s Dagger Field. There were soldiers desperately trying to clear their eyes and face, they had been sprayed with oleoresin capsicum (OC), which is

Aug. 27, 2013

Non-lethal weapons leadership seminar begins, field training ends

FIVE HILLS TRAINING AREA, Mongolia – High-ranking military officials and delegates from 22 nations gathered here Aug. 26, marking the conclusion of the field training exercise and start of the

Aug. 27, 2013

Marines Lead Multinational Nonlethal Weapons Training

WASHINGTON – Senior military leaders from 22 nations, most in the Asia-Pacific region, are gathered in Mongolia this week to learn about nonlethal weapons and how their forces can more effectively use

Aug. 17, 2013

Mongolian troops, police begin non-lethal weapons exercise with US Marines

FIVE HILLS TRAINING AREA, Mongolia – U.S. Marines and Mongolian Armed Forces service members were back on the parade deck here for the start of another training evolution Aug. 17, only a couple days