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U.S. Marines Gunnery Sgt. Jordan Torcello and Staff Sgt. Zachary Rubemeyer, explosive ordnance disposal technicians with the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, lay undetonated ordnance for a controlled detonation during Exercise Ssang Yong 16 on Suseongri live-fire range, Pohang, South Korea, March 13, 2016. Ssang Yong is a biennial combined amphibious exercise conducted by U.S. forces with the Republic of Korea Navy and Marine Corps, Australian Army and Royal New Zealand Army Forces in order to strengthen interoperability and working relationships across a wide range of military operations. - U.S. Marines Gunnery Sgt. Jordan Torcello and Staff Sgt. Zachary Rubemeyer, explosive ordnance disposal technicians with the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, lay undetonated ordnance for a controlled detonation during Exercise Ssang Yong 16 on Suseongri live-fire range, Pohang, South Korea, March 13, 2016. Ssang Yong is a biennial combined amphibious exercise conducted by U.S. forces with the Republic of Korea Navy and Marine Corps, Australian Army and Royal New Zealand Army Forces in order to strengthen interoperability and working relationships across a wide range of military operations.

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Ross Frizzell, a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program student, hones his ground fighting skills during a MCMAP class aboard the USS New Orleans, at sea, Feb. 29, 2016. Marines begin to learn ground-fighting techniques during the second level of MCMAP, gray belt, to build on the first level, tan belt. More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit team are currently transiting the Pacific Ocean toward the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations during a scheduled deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alvin Pujols/RELEASED) - U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Ross Frizzell, a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program student, hones his ground fighting skills during a MCMAP class aboard the USS New Orleans, at sea, Feb. 29, 2016. Marines begin to learn ground-fighting techniques during the second level of MCMAP, gray belt, to build on the first level, tan belt. More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit team are currently transiting the Pacific Ocean toward the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations during a scheduled deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alvin Pujols/RELEASED)

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Bryan J. VillaSeñor, an airframe mechanic with the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, installs a strut during an inspection of a U.S. Marine MV-22 Osprey aboard the USS New Orleans, at sea, Feb. 24, 2016. All the components of the ship are inspected and kept up to date with a wide variety of inspections and tests. More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit team are currently transiting the Pacific Ocean toward the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations during a scheduled deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alvin Pujols/RELEASED) - U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Bryan J. VillaSeñor, an airframe mechanic with the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, installs a strut during an inspection of a U.S. Marine MV-22 Osprey aboard the USS New Orleans, at sea, Feb. 24, 2016. All the components of the ship are inspected and kept up to date with a wide variety of inspections and tests. More than 4,500 Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit team are currently transiting the Pacific Ocean toward the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations during a scheduled deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alvin Pujols/RELEASED)

 
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