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CENTCOM News Release - Statement from the commander on Marine Staff Sgt. Louis F. Cardin

Courtesy Story | U.S. Central Command Public Affairs | Date: 03.20.2016

Statement made by Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command: “We deeply mourn the loss of one of our own, Marine Staff Sergeant Louis F. Cardin. Staff Sergeant Cardin and the other Marines... Read More

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26th Marine Expeditionary Unit Forces on the Ground in Iraq

Courtesy Story | Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force – Afghanistan | Date: 03.20.2016

In consultation with the Government of Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force –Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) has assigned a detachment of U.S. Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit to the support of... Read More

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Military strikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq

Courtesy Story | Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve | Date: 03.20.2016

On March 19, coalition military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq. In Iraq, coalition military forces conducted 16 strikes coordinated with and in support of the Government of Iraq... Read More

31st MEU Mortars, Fire Mission


Twin Dragons: 31st MEU storms beaches, ranges during Ssang Yong 16

Story by Cpl. Thor Larson | 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit | Date: 03.19.2016

“Attention landing force, standby for call aways,” comes over the 1MC. Upon hearing the call, Marines and sailors begin hastily throwing packs on their backs and grabbing their weapons from the armory.... Read More

Mortar live-fire exercise


Ukrainian army conducts mortar live-fire exercise

Story by Capt. Russell Gordon | U.S. Army Europe | Date: 03.19.2016

Soldiers with the 3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division partnered with and trained Ukrainian army soldiers on defensive artillery tactics culminating with... Read More

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