Facing Down Threats

Whether called upon to be first to distribute aid, or called to be the first to fight the forces of global tyranny, there is no better friend or worse enemy than a Marine Expeditionary Unit. These self-contained, forward-deployed forces remain ready to face down any threat in an uncertain world.

Oppressive Regime

Opening Afghanistan Schools

2010/Afghanistan

The Taliban burned and destroyed schools in Southern Afghanistan. Marines secured the region and rebuilt schools while Female Engagement Teams (FETs) built trust and support in the community.