1st Radio Battalion

 

1st Radio Battalion

Members of the media, which included reporters from BBC Arabic, CNN, Al Jazeera, Al-Arabyia, Sky News, and local Jordanian news outlets, attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Members of the media, which included reporters from BBC Arabic, CNN, Al Jazeera, Al-Arabyia, Sky News, and local Jordanian news outlets, attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, speaks to members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, speaks to members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Members of the Jordanian Armed Forces and the United States Military attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Members of the media, which included reporters from BBC Arabic, CNN, Al Jazeera, Al-Arabyia, Sky News, and local Jordanian news outlets, attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Members of the media, which included reporters from BBC Arabic, CNN, Al Jazeera, Al-Arabyia, Sky News, and local Jordanian news outlets, attend a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces , speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alejandro Dominguez/Released)
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U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces , speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alejandro Dominguez/Released)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces , speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alejandro Dominguez/Released)
EagerLion16
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate and Brig. Gen. Fahad Al-Damin, director of Joint Training for the Jordanian Armed Forces , speak with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alejandro Dominguez/Released)
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Groover III, U.S. Central Command director of Exercises and Training Directorate, speaks with members of the media at a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Jomana W. Karadsheh, CNN Correspondent, attends a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/Released)
Eager Lion 2016 Press Conference
Jomana W. Karadsheh, CNN Correspondent, attends a press conference during Exercise Eager Lion 16 at Jordanian Special Operations Command military headquarters in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, May 15. Eager Lion 16 is a bi-lateral exercise in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the U.S. Military designed to strengthen relationships and interoperability between partner nations while conducting contingency operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Lauren Falk 5th MEB COMCAM/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.
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