The Marine Corps has suspended its use of illumination flares on Okinawa after “several” 60 mm mortar flare rounds were found Thursday and Friday outside training grounds near Camp Hansen, according to an official statement.
A U.S. Marine with 7th Communication Battalion, III Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group runs a ball while Marines with 3rd Intelligence Battalion play defense during a football game on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Nov. 27, 2019.
U.S. Marines and Soldiers from Japan Ground Self-Defense Force will conduct training exercise Forest Light Middle Army at Aibano Training Area in the Shiga Prefecture of Japan from Dec. 1 to Dec. 13, 2019.
This cold noodle salad is quick, light, and won’t have you spending more than five minutes in front of a stove. The prep work is easy and the final dish comes together quickly. Boiling the noodles and a quick sear are the only things that will tear you away from your other summer duties.
You may have heard and even sampled Okinawa’s signature so-called soul food, taco rice – south-of-the-boarder-seasoned ground beef atop rice with shredded cheese, lettuce and tomato. But, what about its cousin, “omu-taco rice”?