US Marines Corps (USMC) Marines from the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines (1/7), Charlie Company, Twentynine Palms, California (CA), cover each other with 5.56 mm M16A2 assault rifles as they prepare to enter one of Saddam Husseins palaces in Baghdad as they takeover the complex in April 2003.
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My War Turns 14 Today, And I’m Happy That I Don’t Care
The Iraq War is now old enough for a learner’s permit, but this infantry Marine doesn’t look back on his time in the sandbox as something mystical or magical.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis meets with the Minister of National Defense for the Republic of Korea, the Honorable Han Min-goo, during a visit to Seoul, South Korea, Feb. 3, 2017.
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The National Security Team Is Looking More And More Like Mattis
Just over a month into the Trump administration, the national-security apparatus is beginning to look a lot like Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.