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U.S., Philippines participate in joint artillery exercises at Balikatan 2018

U.S., Philippines participate in joint artillery exercises at Balikatan 2018

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Leaders from the U.S. Army 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division and the Philippine Army discuss the order of movement in preparations for a Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise during Exercise Balikatan 2018 at Col. Ernesto Ravina Air Base, Philippines May 11, 2018.

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Joint services hold combined arms live-fire during Exercise Balikatan

Joint services hold combined arms live-fire during Exercise Balikatan

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tactical vehicles from the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Philippine Army and Philippine Marine Corps participate in a combined arms live-fire exercise at Colonel Ernesto Ravina Air Base, Tarlac, Philippines, May 14, 2018, as part of Exercise Balikatan.

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Balikatan 2018 gets underway at Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

Balikatan 2018 gets underway at Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

| May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division arrive at Clark Air Base, Philippines to participate in Exercise Balikatan, May 6, 2018.

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U.S. Pacific Command projects forces through AOR

U.S. Pacific Command projects forces through AOR

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Recent developments in the Pacific, including a historic escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula, ongoing issues between China and its neighbors in international waters, and a re-evaluation of the relationship between the United States and the Philippines, are reminders that the region remains a very volatile political environment.

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25th CAB hosts Regional Aviation Operation Symposium

25th CAB hosts Regional Aviation Operation Symposium

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade hosted Soldiers from the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam, recently, for a Regional Aviation Operation Symposium, or RAOPS.

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CSA says Soldiers are wise to learn from MacArthur

CSA says Soldiers are wise to learn from MacArthur

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Gen. Douglas MacArthur “was a brilliant general, make no mistake about it,” said Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, adding that MacArthur’s performance as a younger officer in World War I was “nothing short of amazing.”

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Divers plunge into the Pacific during ‘Deep Blue’

Divers plunge into the Pacific during ‘Deep Blue’

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Pacific divers with 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, conducted their annual Deep Blue exercise aboard Logistic Support Vessel–4, the Lt. Gen. William B. Bunker.

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PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM), America’s largest and oldest unified combatant command, turned 70 on Jan. 1, 2017.

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U.S. Army-Pacific reflects on 2016, looks ahead

U.S. Army-Pacific reflects on 2016, looks ahead

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

As 2016 draws to a close it’s time to reflect on the missions and accomplishments of U.S. Army-Pacific (USARPAC).

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25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Throughout 2016, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade impressively embodied its motto, “We Fly for the Troops,” by providing unique functional aviation support and expertise to the 25th Infantry Division, its partner nations and joint counterparts.

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