Images: Khaan Quest 2014 comes to an end [Image 13 of 16]
Photo by Cpl. Alyssa N. Gunton
U.S. Marines and soldiers stand in formation during the Khaan Quest 2014 closing ceremony July 1 at Five Hills Training Area, Mongolia. KQ14 is a regularly scheduled, multinational exercise hosted annually by Mongolian Armed Forces and co-sponsored this year by U.S. Army, Pacific, and U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific. KQ14 is the latest in a continuing series of exercises designed to promote regional peace and security. This year marks the 12th iteration of this training event. The Marines are infantryman with Company C, 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, which is currently assigned to 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, under the unit deployment program. The U.S. soldiers are with the Alaska Army National Guard.
Date Posted:07.05.2014 03:08
Location:FIVE HILLS TRAINING AREA, MN