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A member from the Chinese military women’s basketball team volunteers to participate in the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the 2016 CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
A member from the Chinese military women’s basketball team volunteers to participate in the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the 2016 CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Members of the French military women’s basketball team stand at attention during the playing of the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) anthem July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 to July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among military athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
Members of the French military women’s basketball team stand at attention during the playing of the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) anthem July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 to July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among military athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Six teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France and Germany listen to opening speeches for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the tournament July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
Six teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France and Germany listen to opening speeches for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the tournament July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Brig. Gen. Kevin J. Killea, commanding general of Marine Corps Installations West and Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, delivers the opening remarks for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to the opportunity for high-caliber U.S. service member athletes to be positively engaged with their peers from nations around the globe. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
Brig. Gen. Kevin J. Killea, commanding general of Marine Corps Installations West and Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, delivers the opening remarks for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to the opportunity for high-caliber U.S. service member athletes to be positively engaged with their peers from nations around the globe. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
A member of the Dunk Squad preforms an acrobatic flip over two international military athletes during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among military athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
A member of the Dunk Squad preforms an acrobatic flip over two international military athletes during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship tournament July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. The base is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to promote peace activities and solidarity among military athletes through sports. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
A member of the Dunk Squad leaps over a group of volunteers during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to promote fitness, sportsmanship among military athletes, and a broader understanding of the international community.   (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
Let the games begin: CISM
A member of the Dunk Squad leaps over a group of volunteers during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Conseil International Du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 at Camp Pendleton, California. Camp Pendleton is hosting the CISM World Military Women’s Basketball Championship July 25 through July 29 to promote fitness, sportsmanship among military athletes, and a broader understanding of the international community. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Abbey Perria)
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -  Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group approach the shore in a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. This gave the LCUs practice landing in the surf and transporting equipment from ship to shore. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/Released)
LCUs land in surf
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group approach the shore in a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. This gave the LCUs practice landing in the surf and transporting equipment from ship to shore. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/Released)
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group unload a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. This gave the LCUs practice landing in the surf and transporting equipment from ship to shore. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/Released)
LCUs land in surf
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group unload a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. This gave the LCUs practice landing in the surf and transporting equipment from ship to shore. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/Released)
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -  Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group approach the shore in a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. The 11th MEU and Amphibious Squadron 5 are working together in preparation for their upcoming Western Pacific deployment 16-2. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/ Released)
LCUs land in surf
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group approach the shore in a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. The 11th MEU and Amphibious Squadron 5 are working together in preparation for their upcoming Western Pacific deployment 16-2. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/ Released)
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -  Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group unload a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. Amphibious Squadron 5 and the 11th MEU are working together to prepare for their upcoming deployment later this year. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/ Released)
LCUs land in surf
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Sailors from the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group unload a landing craft, utility at Camp Pendleton July 19, 2016. The LCU launched from the USS Comstock (LSD 45) and carried a Beach Master Unit’s equipment and a combined anti-armor team from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit to shore. Amphibious Squadron 5 and the 11th MEU are working together to prepare for their upcoming deployment later this year. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Anna Albrecht/ Released)
A U.S. Marine writes the time a tourniquet is applied to Cpl. Joe Tamayo, a heavy equipment operator, both with
Company C, Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force – Crisis Response - Central Command , during the final exam of a combat lifesaver, June 17, 2016. SPMAGTF-CR-CC is currently forward deployed in several host nations, with the ability to respond, rapidly, to a variety of contingencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
MWSS-373 Marines develop lifesaving skills
A U.S. Marine writes the time a tourniquet is applied to Cpl. Joe Tamayo, a heavy equipment operator, both with Company C, Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force – Crisis Response - Central Command , during the final exam of a combat lifesaver, June 17, 2016. SPMAGTF-CR-CC is currently forward deployed in several host nations, with the ability to respond, rapidly, to a variety of contingencies. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
U.S. Marine Corps pilots with Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command 16.2, exit an F/A-18D Hornet after returning to an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, June 9, 2016. VMFA(AW)-533 operates and conducts strikes as part of the Aviation Combat Element of SPMAGTF-CR-CC in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
VMFA(AW)-533 Conducts flight operations
U.S. Marine Corps pilots with Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command 16.2, exit an F/A-18D Hornet after returning to an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, June 9, 2016. VMFA(AW)-533 operates and conducts strikes as part of the Aviation Combat Element of SPMAGTF-CR-CC in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
U.S. Marines with Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command 16.2, arm ordnance on an F/A-18D Hornet at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, June 9, 2016. VMFA(AW)-533 operates and conducts strikes as part of the Aviation Combat Element of SPMAGTF-CR-CC in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
VMFA(AW)-533 Conducts flight operations
U.S. Marines with Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command 16.2, arm ordnance on an F/A-18D Hornet at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, June 9, 2016. VMFA(AW)-533 operates and conducts strikes as part of the Aviation Combat Element of SPMAGTF-CR-CC in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Donald Holbert/ Released)
Mission
When directed, I MEF deploys and is employed as a Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) in support of Combatant Commander (COCOM) requirements for contingency response or Major Theater War; with appropriate augmentation, serves as the core element of a Joint Task Force (JTF); prepares and deploys combat ready MAGTFÍs to support COCOM presence and crisis response; and supports service and COCOM initiatives as required.
Featured Stories
Let the games begin: CISM By Sgt. Abbey Perria | July 26, 2016
Not your typical Jane Wayne Day By Lance Cpl. Shellie Hall | July 26, 2016
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Commandant to Marines: “We Cannot Fail” By 1stLt Christopher Harrison | June 26, 2016
A bright future for a promising Midshipman By Cpl. Demetrius Morgan | June 20, 2016
By air and by sea: Fighting 13th lunges into sustainment training By Cpl. Alvin Pujols | June 12, 2016
Marine commanders prepare for integration By Lance Cpl. Shellie Hall | June 7, 2016
Fair winds and following seas Command Master Chief Smith By Cpl. Garrett White | June 3, 2016
Once a Marine, always a Marine: CEB hosts 75th anniversary and reunion By Cpl. Demetrius Morgan | June 1, 2016
Staff NCOs have a new Career Course option By Sgt. Tony Simmons | May 26, 2016
Exercise Eager Lion 2016, 5th MEB roaring in Kingdom of Jordan By Master Sgt. William Price | May 18, 2016
Helicopter rope suspension technique masters teach Marines fundamentals of fast roping By Cpl. Jonathan Boynes | May 13, 2016
E2C puts future in Marines’ hands By Lance Cpl. Caitlin Bevel | May 6, 2016
Marines train Iraqis, implement IED countermeasures By Sgt. Seth Starr | May 3, 2016
Marines help pave the future of Marine Corps technology By Sgt. Anna Albrecht | May 2, 2016
Pride of the Pacific: Recon Marines prepare for 11th MEU By Cpl. Demetrius Morgan | April 28, 2016
I MEF hosts "Tactical & Technology" day By Cpl. Jonathan Boynes | April 22, 2016
Engineer Marines prepare for deployment with convoy training By Lance Cpl. Justin Bowles | April 21, 2016
Bailey bridge improves mobility on Camp Pendleton By Courtesy Story | April 18, 2016
I MEF CG, Sgt. Maj. Meritoriously promote new SNCOs By Cpl. Jonathan Boynes | April 14, 2016
                      
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