• Camp Virginia, Kuwait - French, British and U.S. military leaders prepare to cut the cake at the 50/20 cake cutting ceremony at Camp Virginia's Dining Facility Feb. 24. The ceremony was in honor of 50 years of Kuwait's independence and 20 years of their liberation.  All military participants in the upcoming parade were invited for a special dinner at the DFAC.  Participation in the 50/20 celebration is a unique opportunity to celebrate Kuwait's prosperity as an independent nation while honoring those who participated in Operation Desert Storm.  Photo by Cpl. Cassandra Flowers, U.S. Marine Corps.

    50/20 Celebration

    Camp Virginia, Kuwait - French, British and U.S. military leaders prepare to cut the cake at the 50/20 cake cutting ceremony at Camp Virginia's Dining Facility Feb. 24. The ceremony was in honor of 50 years of Kuwait's independence and 20 years of...

  • CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) stand alongside Kuwait National Guard troops during a rehearsal for the 50/20 Celebration parade in Kuwait Feb. 22. The 50/20 parade, scheduled for Feb. 26, is honoring Kuwait's 50th National Day celebration and the 20th anniversary of Kuwait's liberation. U.S. involvement in the celebration signifies an ongoing partnership between the U.S. and Kuwaiti governments and the strong bonds shared by  both nations since Operations Desert Storm and Desert Shield.   (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. M. Benjamin Gable, Third Army Public Affairs)

    50/20 Celebration

    CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait - Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) stand alongside Kuwait National Guard troops during a rehearsal for the 50/20 Celebration parade in Kuwait Feb. 22. The 50/20 parade, scheduled for Feb. 26, is honoring...

  • Lt. Gen. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, chief of staff of the Kuwait Army and Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central observe the rehearsal of the Kuwait 50/20 Celebration parade Feb. 22. U.S. Central Comand will support with military vehicles, aircraft, an honor guard and troops who will march in the parade.  Participation in the parade highlights the U.S. military's long-term commitment to Kuwait and the region.  (Photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Salcido, Third Army Public Affairs)

    50/20 Celebration

    Lt. Gen. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, chief of staff of the Kuwait Army and Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central observe the rehearsal of the Kuwait 50/20 Celebration parade Feb. 22. U.S. Central...

  • Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central observes U.S. Service members during a rehearsal of the Kuwait 50/20 Celebration parade Feb. 22. The U.S. was asked to participate in the parade celebrating the 50 years of Kuwait's independence and 20 years of their liberation.  The strong relationship between the two countries continues to promote security and stability across the region. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Salcido, Third Army Public Affairs)

    50/20 Celebration

    Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central observes U.S. Service members during a rehearsal of the Kuwait 50/20 Celebration parade Feb. 22. The U.S. was asked to participate in the parade celebrating the 50 years of...

  • Lt. Gen. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, chief of staff of the Kuwait Army, Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central along with other guests of the Kuwait military, look on from a viewing stand during a rehearsal of the Kuwait 50/20 Celebration parade Feb. 22. The U.S. was asked to participate in the parade celebrating the 50 years of Kuwait's independence and 20 years of their liberation.  The strong relationship between the two countries continues to promote security and stability across the region. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Salcido, Third Army Public Affairs)

    50/20 Celebration

    Lt. Gen. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, chief of staff of the Kuwait Army, Lt. Gen. William G. Webster, commanding general, Third Army/U.S. Army Central along with other guests of the Kuwait military, look on from a viewing stand during a...

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