The Army’s finest Warriors, representing 14 commands from across the Army, will gather at Fort Lee, Va., to compete in the 2014 Best Warrior Competition. The four-day intensive competition will determine the 2014 U.S. Army’s Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year. The Best Warrior Competition promotes espirit de corps and...
Rapid Trident 2014
Rapid Trident 2014 is a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff directed, EUCOM scheduled, USAREUR conducted, Ukrainian led Situational and Field Training Exercise held at the International Peace Keeping and Security Center (IPSC) in Yavoriv, Ukraine. The exercise will be conducted September 15-26, 2014. Rapid Trident supports interoperability among Ukraine, US, NATO and Partnership for Peace...
2014 Department of the Army
The Army’s finest Warriors, representing 14 commands from across the Army, will gather at Fort Lee, Va., to compete in the 2014 Best Warrior Competition. The four-day intensive competition will determine the 2014 U.S. Army’s Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year. The Best Warrior Competition promotes espirit de corps and recognizes Soldiers who demonstrate commitment to the...
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2014 Warrior Games
The Warrior Games, founded in 2010, are designed to introduce wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to adaptive sports and encourage them to stay physically active when they return to their local communities following the event. The Warrior Games is an adaptive sport competition for wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans. Since its inception, the Warrior Games...
Operation Inherent Resolve
U.S. Central Command officials announced that Operation INHERENT RESOLVE has been officially designated as the name given to U.S. military operations against ISIL in Iraq and Syria. The operation name applies retroactively to all U.S. military actions conducted against ISIL in Iraq and Syria since airstrikes against ISIL began Aug. 8 in Iraq. The name INHERENT RESOLVE is intended to...
Artesia Temporary Facility
B-roll and photos. Artesia Temporary Facility for Adults with Children is located on the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) campus in Artesia, New Mexico. This facility is one of several that increase DHS capacity to hold and expedite the removal of the increasing number of adults with children illegally crossing the southwest border.
KMEP 14-13 is a multinational exercise that focuses on the integration of aviation and ground assets within the construct of a traditional Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise. KMEP familiarizes U.S. Marines with the Korean Peninsula and builds upon an existing strong relationship between Republic of Korea and U.S. Marines.
APS is an international security cooperation initiative, facilitated by Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, aimed at strengthening global maritime partnerships through training and collaborative activities in order to improve maritime safety and security in Africa
Conduct operations in the Combined Joint Operations Area to enhance partner nation capacity, promote regional security and stability, dissuade conflict, and protect U.S. and coalition interests.
The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) is, by U.S. law, the highest ranking military officer in the United States Armed Forces and is the principal military advisor to the President of the United States, the National Security Council, the Homeland Security Council, and the Secretary of Defense.
The Secretary of Defense is the leader and chief executive officer of the Department of Defense, an Executive Department of the Government of the United States of America. The Secretary of Defense's power over the United States military is second only to that of the President.
KFOR is a peace enforcement operation. KFOR is cooperating with and assisting the UN, the EU and other international actors to support the development of a stable, democratic, multi-ethnic, and peaceful Kosovo.
U.S. Central Command - Disrupt, dismantle, and defeat al-Qaeda and its extremist allies and to set conditions in Afghanistan to prevent reestablishment of trans-national extremist sanctuaries
Combined Resolve III is a U.S. Army Europe-led, multinational exercise designed to train the U.S. Army’s European Rotational Force - the 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division - alongside more than 4,000 allies and partners from 18 European countries as part of a decisive action training environment to execute unified land operations against a complex threat.