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 U.S. Marine AAV-P7/A1 amphibious assault vehicles and a M1A1 main battle tank from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (24th MEU) conduct ground assault training during Exercise Alligator Dagger at the Arta Range, Djibouti, April 9, 2017. Exercise Alligator Dagger 17 is one of several training opportunities undertaken by Marines and Sailors during their deployment in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Christian Jadot)
U.S. Marine AAV-P7/A1 amphibious assault vehicles and a M1A1 main battle tank from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (24th MEU) conduct ground assault training during Exercise Alligator Dagger at the Arta Range, Djibouti, April 9, 2017. Exercise Alligator Dagger 17 is one of several training opportunities undertaken by Marines and Sailors during their deployment in the region. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Christian Jadot)
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