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Feb. 21, 2017

Face of Defense: Reserve Marine Pursues Education in Fitness

Fitness has become a way of life for Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Scott Kesler, a 22-year old Marine Corps reservist who grew up in the small town of Conneaut Lake in northwestern Pennsylvania. As a rifleman with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 25th Marines, in Buffalo, New York, that high level of fitness is a requirement.

Feb. 17, 2017

Nearly 5,000 Iraqi Security Forces Complete Coalition Training

Iraqi security forces have nearly 5,000 more personnel to assist as hold forces in eastern Mosul -- and eventually will fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in western Mosul -- following recent graduation ceremonies at Taji, Besmaya, Erbil and Al Asad Air Base.

Feb. 16, 2017

Louisiana Guard Assists Police in $2 Million Drug Bust

The Louisiana National Guard's Counterdrug Task Force providing an aviation asset in assisting several law enforcement agencies in removing nearly $2 million worth of drugs from the streets of Alexandria, Louisiana, last month.

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