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April 2014

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04/17/2014

Hagel, Polish Defense Minister Brief Reporters at Pentagon

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, hosts an honor cordon for Polish Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak at the Pentagon, April 17, 2014. The two leaders met to discuss issues of mutual importance. DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Aaron Hostutler

04/17/2014

Battaglia Visits Coast Guard Helicopter Squadron in Jacksonville, Fla.

Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, receives a briefing on the weapons capabilities of an MH-65D Dolphin helicopter during a visit to the Coast Guard's Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. Battaglia met with Coast Guardsmen and gained an understanding of the squadron’s mission.. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes

04/17/2014

U.S. Marines Hike, Teach Australian Soldiers to Fire Weapons

U.S. Marines hike more than three miles on Robertson Barracks in Northern Territory, Australia, April 15, 2014, to acclimate them to the area's humidity. After the hike, the Marines realigned their weapons and gave Australian soldiers a chance to fire their rifles. The Marines are assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force Darwin. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. James Gulliver

04/17/2014

Battaglia Meets Applicants at Military Entrance Processing Station in Jacksonville, Fla.

Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to applicants about military commitment and service to their country before administering the ceremonial oath of enlistment at the Military Entrance Processing Station in Jacksonville, Fla., April 16, 2014. Battaglia thanked the station’s staff for their outstanding processing record and expressed gratitude for the applicants’ desire to enlist. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes

04/16/2014

U.S. Marines, Sailors Receive Care Packages on Camp Bastion

U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Chad Goddard, left, and U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Tadlock unload care packages the San Diego Padres donated to U.S. Marines and sailors assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 352 on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan's Helmand province, April 11, 2014. Goddard is a chaplain assigned to Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan and Tadlock is a religious program specialist. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua Young

04/16/2014

U.S. Marines, Georgian Soldiers Conduct Operation Cyclone in Helmand Province

U.S. Marines and Georgian soldiers pose for a group photograph on Camp Leatherneck in Afghanistan's Helmand province before departing for Operation Cyclone, a combined air and ground mission to disrupt enemy activity, April 11, 2014. The Marines are assigned to Georgian Liaison Team 11, and the Georgian soldiers are assigned to Bravo Company, 31st Georgian Light Infantry Battalion. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Darien J. Bjorndal

04/16/2014

Dempsey Meets With Canadian Counterpart, Troops in Ottawa, Ontario

U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, stands at attention with Canadian Air Force Gen. Thomas J. Lawson, chief of Canada's defense staff, during a welcome ceremony in Ottawa, Ontario, April 15, 2014. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty 1st Class Daniel Hinton

04/15/2014

Soldiers Conduct Live-fire Training on Camp Ethan Allen Training Site

Army Staff Sgt. Patrick Merced, right, briefs brigade soldiers on the M2A1 machine gun safety before weapons qualification on Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., April 5, 2014. Merced a vehicle recovery supervisor is assigned to the Massachusetts Army National Guard's Company B, 126th Brigade Support Battalion. Soldiers sharpened their firing skills during the training. Massachusetts National Guard photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jerry Saslav

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