March 23, 2017
Eucom, NATO Confront Dynamic Challenges From Russia to ISIS
Threats from violent extremists and a resurgent Russia require both strong U.S. capabilities in Europe and a sustained commitment to the NATO alliance, Army Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, commander of U.S. European Command and NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe, told a Senate committee.
Cope Tiger Participants Join Together for Community Event
KORAT ROYAL THAI AIR FORCE BASE, Thailand —
U.S., Thai and Singaporean service members participating in this year’s Cope Tiger exercise in Thailand joined together during a civic assistance program to give back to the local community.
March 22, 2017
U.S., Australian Airmen Participate in ‘Diamond Shield’ Exercise
NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia —
American and Australian airmen are teaming up during Exercise Diamond Shield 2017 held March 13-31 in New South Wales, Australia.
March 21, 2017
Fort Carson Soldiers Volunteer at Polish School
DRAWSKO POMORSKIE, Poland —
American soldiers with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division from Fort Carson, Colorado, are helping out at a local school as they participate in training in Drawsko Pomorskie, Poland.
Shanti Prayas Exercise Commences in Nepal
PANCHKHAL, Nepal —
Shanti Prayas III, a multinational peacekeeping exercise, kicked off with an opening ceremony at the Birendra Peace Operations Training Center in Panchkhal, Nepal.
March 20, 2017
U.S., South Korean Navies to Hold Partnership Exercises
WATERS SURROUNDING THE KOREAN PENINSULA —
U.S. Navy ships assigned to Commander, Task Force 30 and CTF-70 are scheduled to begin a series of exercises with the South Korean navy to strengthen maritime interoperability and tactics, techniques and procedures.
Nov. 15, 2016
Marines At Twentynine Palms ‘Honing Unrivaled Military Edge,’ Carter Says
Defense Secretary Ash Carter told Marines at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, California, that what every service member is doing helps the Defense Department meet today’s challenges while remaining ready for the future.
Sept. 7, 2016
Dunford Greets Sailors, Visits USS Barry in Japan
YOKOSUKA, Japan —
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, met with some of the 300 sailors stationed aboard the USS Barry, a Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer presently ported in Yokosuka, Japan.
Sept. 1, 2016
Partnerships Connect as Pacific Endeavor Concludes in Australia
BRISBANE, Australia —
After two weeks of information-sharing modules, equipment checks and field testing, the nearly 250 participants in Pacific Endeavor 2016 came together for a closing ceremony in Brisbane, Australia.
Aug. 17, 2016
Face of Defense: Marine Embarkation Specialist Helps Deployments Run Smoothly
OKINAWA, Japan —
Marine Corps Cpl. Imani Golden, an embarkation specialist with 3rd Marine Headquarters Group in Okinawa, Japan, helps to coordinate flights, motor transportation and food service for Marines when they deploy to countries across the Pacific region.