Images: Friendship Jump kicks off Exercise Eager Lion 2012 [Image 3 of 6]
Maj. Gen. Ken Tovo, Combined Joint Task Force Spartan commander, and Jordanian special operations Col. Aref S. Al-Zaben pin their corresponding countries' jump wings to each others' uniforms after a friendship jump to kick off Exercise Eager Lion 2012. The exercise promotes cooperation and interoperability among participating forces, builds functional capacity, practices crisis management and enhances readiness. Eager Lion's focus is on strengthening military-to-military relationships of participating partner nations through a joint, whole of government, multinational approach, integrating all instruments of national power to meet current and future complex national security challenges.
Date Posted:05.16.2012 13:20