Photos

Soldiers fire an M109A6 Paladin from a tactical assembly area support the start of the Iraqi security forces' offensive in West Mosul, Iraq, Feb. 19, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Hull
An Air Force B-52 Stratofortress refuels from a KC-135 Stratotanker to support Operation Inherent Resolve, Feb. 15, 2017. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jordan Castelan
Soldiers conduct drills at Fort Stewart, Ga., Feb. 14, 2017. The event helped determine who would represent the battalion at the 11th annual Best Sapper Competition. Army photo by Spc. Joshua Petke
Marines prepare to attach a concrete barrier to a CH-53E Super Stallion during helicopter load training at Arta Beach, Djibouti, Feb. 16, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brandon Maldonado
Two pilots assigned to the 96th Expeditionary Bomber Squadron takeoff to execute air operations to support Operation Inherent Resolve, Feb. 13, 2017. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jordan Castelan
Navy Seaman Hunter Norris performs preventive maintenance on an inflatable boat on the USS Porter at Naval Station Rota, Spain, Feb. 21, 2017. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ford Williams
Marine Corps Col. Maria McMillen gives supplies to a Thai student during Cobra Gold, a humanitarian exercise, at a school in Thailand, Feb. 15, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tiffany Edwards