Images: African Lion [Image 1 of 4]
Photo by 2nd Lt. Joshua Larson
Brig. Gen. Charles G. Chiarotti, right, the deputy commander of Marine Forces Africa and Marine Forces Europe, speaks with Staff Sgt. David Wilcox, the intelligence chief for Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, about the Intelligence Capacity Building Workshop portion of Exercise African Lion here, April 13, 2012. African Lion is a bi-lateral training exercise between U.S. forces, including the 24th MEU, and Royal Moroccan Armed Forces to promote partnership and mutual understanding between each nation's militaries. The 24th MEU, along with the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group, is currently deployed as a theater security and crisis response force capable of a variety of mission from full-scale combat to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
Date Posted:04.15.2012 06:19
Hometown:LAKE JACKSON, TX, US