U.S., Thai Soldiers Train on Jungle Survival, Basic Rifle Marksmanship, Room Clearing Procedures
Royal Thai Armed Forces Master Sgt. 1st Class. Saengchai Seeuthai, left, explains how to eat a scorpion to U.S. Soldiers with Bravo Company, 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, during exercise Cobra Gold 19 at Phitsanulok, Kingdom of Thailand, Feb 13, 2019. Cobra Gold is one of the largest theater security cooperation exercises in the Indo-Pacific and is an integral part of the U.S. commitment to strengthen engagement in the region. Cobra Gold 19, the 38th iteration of this exercise, emphasizes coordination on civic action, such as humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, seeking to expand regional cooperation and collaboration in these vital areas.