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U.S. #Marines fire an 81mm mortar during training in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in Hajin, #Syria @CJTFOIR @USMC
On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress established a naval force. They hoped that a small ragtag fleet of privateers could help offset British sea power...243 years later...#243NavyBday #ForgedByTheSea
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Dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) conducts a routine transit through the #StraitofHormuz with Essex Amphibious Ready Group, October 10. The group along with @Official13thMEU are deployed to the @US5thFleet region to ensure maritime stability and security.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans (DDG 68) fires its 5-inch gun during a live-fire exercise. USS The Sullivans is deployed to the @US5thFleet
A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II attaches to the boom of a KC-135 Stratotanker and receives fuel during a mission in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel over #Afghanistan @ResoluteSupport @USAFCENT #AFG
U. S. Marines fire a FIM-92 Stinger antiaircraft missile from the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) during a regularly scheduled deployment of Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and @Official13thMEU @US5thFleet
USS Essex (LHD 2) Amphibious Ready Group and @Official13thMEU transit the #StraitofHormuz in formation, ensuring maritime stability and security in the @US5thFleet region.
Coalition forces continue to work with the Government of Iraq and the Kurdish Regional Government to support their security forces in the fight against terrorism @CJTFOIR
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“While the territorial defeat of ISIS in these areas is an important milestone, the lasting defeat of ISIS is our ultimate objective” – Gen. Votel PPC OCT 4t @CJTFOIRh
“While in #Syria, our partners continue to make steady progress in liberating the final remnants of ISIS's physical caliphate” – Gen. Votel PPC OCT. 4th @CJTFOIR
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