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...
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...
‘DefenseTV’ is the first official online US Military site and Roku channel to bring important and often untold stories from the field to your connected device. Watch shows and news stories straight from our service men and women and catch live events as they unfold around the world. New content is added daily and available for free. ‘DefenseTV’: http://defensetv.tv Link to Roku...
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.
The Bayou Classic was founded in 1936 and is a game between Southern
University and Grambling State University. The United States Marine Corps has been a partner of the Bayou Classic for 13 consecutive years. This partnership provides the United States Marine Corps with an opportunity to celebrate the hard work, courage and commitment to excellence exhibited by its many participants.
Operation Damayan is a humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operation set up in the Republic of the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan (called Typhoon Yolanda by Filipinos), which caused catastrophic destruction in the central Philippines. The U.S. military and other agencies are working together to aid and assist survivors.
Exercise Cutlass Express 2013 is a multi-national maritime exercise in the waters off East Africa to improve cooperation, tactical expertise and information sharing among East African maritime forces in order to increase maritime safety and security in the region.
Forager Fury II is a 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force, led joint exercise designed to employ and assess combat power generation and sustainment in a deployed, austere and unimproved environment.
Southern Katipo is a multinational military training exercise conducted in New Zealand. The exercise is designed to improve participating forces' combat training, readiness and interoperability as part of a Joint Inter-Agency Task Force (JIATF). The combined JIATF include forces from Australia, Canada, France, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Tonga and the U.S. Marine Corps and Army....
National POW/MIA Recognition Day is Friday, Sept. 20, 2013. Observances of National POW/MIA Recognition Day are held across the country on military installations, at state capitols, in local communities, schools and at various veterans' facilities.
The Georgia National Guard 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team hosts the eXportable Combat Training Capability (XCTC) program to provide Soldiers with an experience similar to combat missions overseas. XCTC is a battalion field-training instrument designed to certify company proficiency in coordination with First Army. 2,225 Georgia Guardsmen have converged on the regional training center at...
Coverage of the military providing aid during the Colorado Floods 2013. Subscribe to this feature page to receive alerts when new content related to the flooding in Colorado is posted.