Hawaii counter-IED experts conquer Khaan Quest
Photo Credit: Russell Shimooka, Asia Pacific Counter IED Fusion Center
A U.S. Marine picks up a fellow Marine during a dismounted counter-improvised explosive device, or IED, training lane at Five Hills Training Area, Mongolia, during exercise Khan Quest, held Aug. 11-23, 2012. The Marines from 4th Marine Regiment based on Okinawa, were reacting to a complex IED attack and had to respond with evacuation of simulated casualties. Khan Quest is a U.S. Army Pacific sponsored exercise conducted annually with the Mongolian Armed Forces designed to promote multinational cooperation and regional security.
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