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U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Lawrence Decker, right, listens to a patient’s chest at the Preah Ket Melea Hospital, Phnom Penh, Jan. 25 during Cambodia Medical Exercise 13-1. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Alyssa N. Gunton )

Cambodia MEDEX 13-1 concludes

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and U.S. Marine Corps medical personnel concluded Cambodia Medical Exercise 13-1 Jan. 31 with...

Nepal, US initiate relief exercise

CAMP COURTNEY, Okinawa, Japan -- The government of Nepal, U.S. Departments of Defense and State, international and national agencies, and...

Brig. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla speaks with Marines of 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, Jan. 31 at the Camp Schwab theater during a welcome aboard brief. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Daniel E. Valle)

Lejeune infantry battalion arrives

CAMP SCHWAB, Okinawa, Japan -- Brig. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla, the commanding general of 3rd Marine Division, welcomed 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine...

Audience members watch as Gunnery Sgt. Shannon L. Farquhar conducts the III Marine Expeditionary Force Band’s ceremonial band Jan. 27 at the 51st annual Nago Cherry Blossom Festival at Nago Central Park. The band performed at the festival as a way for the local and military communities to build relationships and celebrate the cherry blossom season. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Elizabeth A. Case)

Communities strengthen bonds during local festival

NAGO, Okinawa, Japan -- Through the smell of traditional Okinawa foods and the sight of blossoming cherry trees, Okinawa residents, service...

Marines, Henoko residents work together to clean up local community

HENOKO, Nago, Okinawa, Japan -- Volunteers young and old, Japanese and American, and military and civilian came together to put in a selfless,...

Tristen McElroy, No. 20 of the Kubasaki Dragons, leaps toward the rim for a layup against the Ginowan Red Hawks Jan. 26 during the opening round of the Okinawan-American Friendship Basketball Tournament 2013 at Risner Gym on Kadena Air Base. The Dragons narrowly won their game against the Red Hawks and took home the third-place trophy for the tournament. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Adam B. Miller)

Tournament builds friendships

KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa, Japan -- Service members, civilian employees and their families commonly experience local culture while stationed in...

Cpl. Neil N. Sookdeo teaches Marines with various III Marine Expeditionary Force and Marine Corps Installations Pacific units a proper prone shooting position during the Far East Division Matches Jan. 23 at Camp Schwab. (Photo by Cpl. Erik S. Brooks Jr.)

Corps shooting team teaches marksmanship

CAMP SCHWAB, Okinawa, Japan -- Being recognized as the best at anything is an accomplishment in itself. Being recognized as the best shooters in...

Talleri receives National Safety Council award

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa, Japan -- Maj. Gen. Peter J. Talleri, commanding general of Marine Corps Installations Pacific and Marine Corps Base Camp...

Singapore, Thailand and U.S. service members center a pillar for a new school structure during a pillar-raising ceremony Jan. 22 at Ban Hua Wang Krang School, Maung district, Phitsanulok province, Kingdom of Thailand. The construction is part of several ongoing engineering civic assistance projects leading up to the commencement of Exercise Cobra Gold 2013. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Jose Lujano)

Pillar-raising ceremonies lead up to Cobra Gold 2013

PHITSANULOK, Thailand -- Five schools throughout the Kingdom of Thailand hosted pillar-raising ceremonies Jan. 22 to dedicate the construction...

U.S. Navy Lt. Kim Nguyen, left, observes as Royal Cambodian Armed Forces surgeons operate on a patient Jan. 24 at the Phnom Penh Preah Ket Melea Hospital in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, during Cambodia Medical Exercise 13-1. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Alyssa N. Hoffacker)

Cambodia, US personnel share surgical techniques

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and U.S. Navy medical personnel conducted a subject-matter expert exchange Jan. 23-24 at the...

Republic of Korea Marine Lt. Gen. Ho Yeon Lee discusses the purpose of the Jungle Warfare Training Center with Lt. Gen. Kenneth J. Glueck Jr. Jan. 29 during a visit to the center at Camp Gonsalves. Lee was also briefed on the MV-22B Osprey and its capabilities and had the opportunity to fly in an Osprey. Lee is the commandant of the ROK Marine Corps. Glueck is the commanding general of III Marine Expeditionary Force. (Photo by Pfc. Mike Granahan)

ROK Marine leader visits

CAMP GONSALVES, Okinawa, Japan -- Lt. Gen. Ho Yeon Lee, the commandant of the Republic of Korea Marine Corps, visited Okinawa Jan. 29 to tour...

Assault amphibious vehicle crew members instruct Pfc. Nathan E. Craig, center, on how to operate an AAV Jan. 24 in the North Fuji Maneuver Area at Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji on mainland Japan. (Photo by Cpl. Matthew Manning )

Artillerymen receive assault amphibious vehicle familiarization at Camp Fuji

CAMP FUJI, Shizuoka, Japan -- Marines with 12th Marine Regiment received assault amphibious vehicle familiarization training with members of...

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