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...
Return to Hope
NATO’s new Return to Hope website weaves together the story of Afghanistan as told by some of the amazing people who returned there, determined to help create a better country. It is built around their compelling human stories, told by the individuals themselves, and presents their perspectives. The website is rich in strikingly beautiful images, immersive soundscapes and high-definition...
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 Invictus Games
Over 400 competitors from 14 nations will take part in the Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded, injured and sick Servicemen and women. Teams will come from the armed forces of nations that have served alongside each other. At this inaugural athletic competition, a total of 100 seriously wounded, ill and injured service members representing each branch of the U.S....
ISIL Response in Iraq
U.S. President Barack Obama authorized humanitarian aid deliveries to Iraq as well as targeted airstrikes to protect U.S. personnel from extremists known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant. U.S. Central Command is directing operations supported by the U.S. military.
The 606th Air Control Squadron attached to Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany,
departed for Southwest Asia in support of Operation Enduring Freedom to
provide air defense of the Arabian Gulf for the next several months. These
are their stories through training, out-processing and leaving loved ones behind
in support of the Air Force mission downrange.
The 606th is a self-sustaining squadron...
This year marks the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War (June 25, 1950 - July
27, 1953). We thank and honor all Korean War veterans for their service and
sacrifice. Through the United Nations Command, the international community
answered the call to defend freedom, and its sacrifice will not be
forgotten. The Republic of Korea has become a beacon of freedom and
prosperity in the region,...
The 2nd Annual Basilone Bowl is an all-star football game in honor of the Hero of the Pacific Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone. On June 26, 2014 Team Leathernecks faces Team Devil Dogs for a chance to win the title. The game will include a flyover of vintage aircraft, a tribute to veterans, the oath of enlistment administered to new members of the Marine Corps' delayed entry program, and...
Imagery and news about Task Force Wolverine's deployments overseas.
The Marine Corps serves unique role and value as US rebalances toward the Pacific. Take a look at some of the training conducted with partner nations!
Helmet camera footage and photos of service members in combat overseas or training exercises at home and abroad.
Latest B-Roll, News and Images related to the recent tornado in Oklahoma
Bold Alligator 2014 (BA14) is a large-scale, multinational naval amphibious exercise conducted by U.S. Fleet Forces and Marine Corps Forces Command. It is scheduled for Oct. 29-Nov. 10 in multiple locations from Virginia to Florida. Some 7,000 U.S. Marines and Sailors aboard more than 15 ships will participate, along with 1,000 service members from partner countries. During BA14, the 2nd...