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Reports: US Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Lands at Langley! 2200 Marines!

Reports are beginning to surface that a Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) landed at Langley on Saturday.

A Marine expeditionary unit (MEU, pronounced “Mew”), is the smallest Marine air-ground task force (MAGTF) in the United States Fleet Marine Force. 164 more words

United States

Yeaahh!

On fire

The 2017 Yuma Airshow was held on Saturday March 18th, 2017, under typically azure Arizona skies, at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma (which shares tarmac with Yuma International Airport, KNYL). 795 more words

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U.S. outposts key to Daesh rollback in Iraq

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The U.S.-led coalition’s newest outpost in the fight against Daesh (ISIS) is in a dusty corner of western Iraq near the border with Syria. 228 more words

Asia

Marine drill instructor sentenced to 10 years in prison for targeting Muslim recruits

By Rory Laverty November 10 2017

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — A military jury sentenced a former Marine drill instructor to 10 years in prison and a dishonorable discharge from the service Friday for subjecting Muslim recruits to verbal and physical abuse, including one young man who committed suicide after an especially troubling encounter. 835 more words

Americas

Be There For A Vet

I’m not sure how any had the chance to watch the Ken Burns documentary on Vietnam that was on PBS recently. I watched a few episodes, but haven’t gotten through it all yet. 351 more words

People

Vanderbilt football team jerseys to wear fallen soldiers' names on their jerseys

Kyle Shurmur. Ralph Webb. Oren Burks. Tommy Openshaw.

Those names are familiar to Vanderbilt football fans. Their last names are stitched on the back of their jerseys each Saturday. 572 more words

SEC News

Norwegian leaders want to know why US Marines are stationed in the country

I think it has something to do with building global empire using governments that willingly allow themselves to become dependent sock puppets.

https://www.marinecorpstimes.com/global/europe/2017/10/27/norwegian-leaders-want-to-know-why-us-marines-are-stationed-in-the-country/

Opposition leaders in Norway have asked Prime Minister Erna Solberg’s center-right government to explain the precise role of U.S. 136 more words