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Defense Secretary Ash Carter makes remarks during the U.S. Pacific Command and U.S. Pacific Fleet change-of-command ceremonies in Honolulu, May 27, 2015. Navy Adm. Harry B. Harris, who previously commanded U.S. Pacific Fleet, assumed command from Navy Adm. Samuel Locklear III. The stop is Carter’s first in a 10-day trip to advance the next phase of the Asia-Pacific rebalance. DoD photo



U.S. Army paratroopers conduct combined battle drills with Georgian soldiers during a range day at the Vaziani training area in Georgia, May 19, 2015, as part of Exercise Noble Partner 15. Noble Partner is a field training and live-fire exercise between the U.S. Army and the Georgian military to support Georgia's participation in the NATO Response Force and build military ties between the two nations. The U.S. soldiers are assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. A.M. LaVey



An airman walks on the wing of an AC-130H Spectre gunship during a preflight inspection on Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., May 27, 2015. The airman is assigned to the 16th Special Operations Squadron. The aircraft was the last AC-130H in the squadron’s fleet. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Eboni Reece



U.S. Marine Cpl. Matthew Jensen participates in a leadership reaction course on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, May 18, 2015. The course is designed to challenge Marines’ leadership capabilities by solving obstacles with limited time and equipment. Jensen is a member of the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Maritime Raid Force. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Anna Albrecht



Air Force Maj. Curtis Doughtery flies his aircraft over the Rocky Mountains after an aerial refueling, May 21, 2015. Doughtery is a slot pilot for the Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds. U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Zach Anderson



U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work, right center, meets with Tunisian Minister of Defense Farhat Horchani, third from left, at the Pentagon, May 27, 2015. The two leaders discussed matters of mutual importance. DoD photo by U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Clydell Kinchen



A 343 Fireboat, assigned to the Fire Department of New York Marine 9 division, prepares to escort the guided missile destroyer USS Stout through New York Harbor following Fleet Week New York 2015 in New York, May 26, 2015. This year marked the 27th anniversary of the city's time-honored celebration of the sea services. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kiona Miller



Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Brandon Peterson displays a U.S. flag while conducting a demonstration jump at Fort Adams State Park, R.I., May 25, 2015, during Rhode Island Navy Week. Peterson is a special warfare operator assigned to the U.S. Navy Parachute Team, the Leap Frogs. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Eric S. Garst

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