Images: Cobra Gold 2012 [Image 5 of 7]
Photo by Pfc. Patrick McMahon
Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense specialists assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit in mission oriented protective posture gear decontaminate a Royal Thai Marine Corps role player during CBRN decontamination training at Camp Samaesan, Thailand, Feb. 14, 2012. The training was part of the multilateral training Exercise Cobra Gold 2012. Cobra Gold 2012 demonstrates the resolve of the U.S. and participating nations to increase interoperability and promote security and peace throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The 31st MEU is the U.S.'s expeditionary force in readiness in the region.