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Operation Roi Recovery assesses damages to Roi-Namur infrastructure in Kwajalein Atoll
January 23, 2024
U.S. Army Garrison – Kwajalein Atoll Commander Col. Drew Morgan, center right, welcomes Roi-Namur evacuees to Kwajalein Island on Jan. 21. Roi-Namur is a four-hour boat trip from Kwajalein.

Pacific Partnership 24-1 Concludes Final Mission Stop in Chuuk
January 23, 2024
President Wesley Simina, president of the Federated States of Micronesia, right, presents U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Mark Melson,  commander of Task Force 73, left, with a gift during the Chuuk closing ceremony aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), anchored off Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia, as part of Pacific Partnership 2024-1, Jan. 20, 2024. Pacific Partnership, now in its 19th iteration, is the largest multinational humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo-Pacific and works to enhance regional interoperability and disaster response capabilities, increase security stability in the region, and foster new and enduring friendships. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Celia Martin)

USAG Daegu HHC Soldiers conduct training with ROK Army 50th Infantry
January 23, 2024
USAG Daegu HHC Soldiers conduct training with ROK Army 50th Infantry

U.S. INDOPACOM Commander Visits Maldives
January 22, 2024
Maldives Minister of Defence Ghassan Maumoon meets with Adm. John C. Aquilino, Commander of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, at Maldives National Defence Forces Headquarters in Malé, Maldives on Jan. 21, 2024. The visit underscored USINDOPACOM’s dedication to fostering cooperation and enhancing the partnership between the two nations. USINDOPACOM is committed to enhancing stability in the Indo-Pacific region by promoting security cooperation, encouraging peaceful development, responding to contingencies, deterring aggression and, when necessary, fighting to win. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Shannon M. Smith)

U.S. INDOPACOM Commander Travels to Thailand
January 21, 2024
Adm. John C. Aquilino, Commander of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, meets senior military leaders at Royal Thai Armed Forces (RTARF) Headquarters in Bangkok on Jan. 19, 2024, during a trip to Thailand to meet with senior military and civilian leaders. The visit not only showcased strategic alignment and initiatives, but also highlighted the deep appreciation and strength within the U.S.-Thai relationship, which dates back to 1833. USINDOPACOM is committed to enhancing stability in the Indo-Pacific region by promoting security cooperation, encouraging peaceful development, responding to contingencies, deterring aggression and, when necessary, fighting to win. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Shannon M. Smith)

Readout of Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Sasha Baker's Meeting With Australian Secretary of the Department of Defence Greg Moriarty
January 19, 2024

Soldiers train to enable Arctic dominance during cold weather course in Alaska
January 19, 2024
Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from the Fort Drum, New York-based 760th Ordnance Company (EOD) recently traveled to an even colder climate to train together with 65th Ordnance Company (EOD) on Fort Wainwright, Alaska. During the Cold Weather Indoctrination Course, learned to construct improvised shelters and fighting positions, to ruck in snowshoes and to cook in subzero temperatures. Courtesy photo.

US B-1B Lancers conduct air-to-air refueling training with Republic of Singapore Air Force
January 19, 2024
A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 345th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, prepares to land at Paya Lebar Air Base, Singapore, Jan. 18, 2024. The B-1B will conduct air-to-air refueling training with the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport. (Republic of Singapore Air Force courtesy photo)

U.S. INDOPACOM Commander Presents Legion of Merit to Royal Thai Armed Forces Gen. Chalermphon
January 18, 2024
Adm. John C. Aquilino, Commander of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, joins Gen. Chalermphon Srisawasdi, former Royal Thai Armed Forces (RTARF) Chief of Defence, at a ceremony to present him with the Legion of Merit in Bangkok on Jan. 18, 2024. The Legion of Merit is the highest accolade that the U.S. can bestow upon a foreign leader; it is reserved for individuals who have shown exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services. USINDOPACOM is committed to enhancing stability in the Indo-Pacific region by promoting security cooperation, encouraging peaceful development, responding to contingencies, deterring aggression and, when necessary, fighting to win. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Shannon M. Smith)

5th ANGLICO Turns 20 This Year, Continues to Innovate for the Future
January 18, 2024
U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Eric Pak, a forward air controller officer with 5th Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, III Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group, observes the landing zone of a Japan Ground Self-Defense Force CH-47J Chinook during joint terminal attack controller training at Irisuna Island, Okinawa, Japan, Nov. 15, 2023. The training tested U.S. and Japanese service members’ ability to enhance and sustain tactics and procedures for terminal control of fires. 5th ANGLICO provides the Marine Air Ground Task Force Commander with a liaison capability to plan, coordinate, employ, and conduct terminal control of fires in support of joint, allied, and coalition forces. Pak is a native of Los Angeles. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. William Wallace)

Wolf Pack maintainers, logisticians keep jets fueled for the fight
January 18, 2024
Two F-16 Fighting Falcons arrive at Kunsan Air Base.

US, international airborne forces soar in annual New Year's Jump
January 17, 2024
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) paratroopers from the 1st Airborne Brigade (AB) jump out of a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron during the annual New Year's Jump exhibition at Camp Narashino, Japan, Jan. 7, 2024. Hosted by the JGSDF 1st AB, the event showcased the prowess of airborne forces, fostering interoperability and shared understanding within the joint airborne community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Natalie Doan)

Kadena keeps Marines flying
January 17, 2024
A U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet pulls away from a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker from Kadena Air Base after refueling over the Pacific Jan. 3, 2024. Conducting joint operations enhances the lethality and readiness of U.S. forces and its ability to project superior airpower to the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cedriue Oldaker)

Japan, Republic of Korea, U.S. Navies Partner in Trilateral Maritime Exercise
January 16, 2024
Ships from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force , Republic of Korea Navy, and U.S. Navy Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 1,  sail together during a trilateral exercise, Jan. 16. The exercise allowed maritime forces from Japan, the Republic of Korea, and the U.S. to train together to enhance coordination on maritime domain awareness and other shared security interests. CSG-1 is deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of a free and open Indo-Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Isaiah M. Williams)

The Army’s First Long Range Fires Battalion Activates Second MRC Battery
January 16, 2024
U.S. Army Soldiers from Delta Battery, 5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Multi-Domain Task Force stand in formation during the unit’s activation ceremony at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, January 10, 2024. Delta Battery is the second battery activated as part of the 1st Long-Range Fires Battalion in support of Multi-Domain Operations.

Camp Zama strengthens ties with neighboring city by joining Japanese New Year’s ceremony
January 16, 2024
A visitor disposes of his “kadomatsu,” a pine tree stalk displayed at the entrance of one’s home, by tossing it in a fire as part of the “Dondo Yaki” ceremony held Jan. 14 at Kanigasawa Park near Camp Zama, Japan. Also seen are visitors roasting “dango,” small dumplings made of sticky rice, which they eat to bring good health in the New Year.

USINDOPACOM Statement on DPRK Missile Launch
January 14, 2024

Statement from NSC Spokesperson Adrienne Watson on Secretary Gina Raimondo’s Participation in the Presidential Trade and Investment Mission to the Philippines
January 12, 2024

CV-22 Aircraft Mishap Releases
January 11, 2024
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