Japanese forces and Marines train in Iron Fist
Iron Fist amphibious exercise expands during shift toward Asia Pacific
Gretel C. Kovach
6:39 p.m., Jan. 16, 2012
Camp Pendleton troops will be storming the beaches with Japanese defense forces over the next month, building on long-standing military ties with an important strategic ally in the Asia Pacific amid rising tensions in the region.
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