Brave cold at Yamagata Airport [strategypage]
-US Marines continue support of relief efforts, refueling hub, move of supplies & people; humanitarian aid; & communications support.
-Marines help clear out Sendai Airport after tsunami
[Stars and Stripes] - Travis J. Tritten - 9 hrs ago
US forces have cleared the runway of hundreds of wrecked cars and other debris enabling the airport to receive humanitarian aid. SENDAI, Japan — Tsuyoshi Sato stood at the Sendai Airport fuel farm Thursday evening as a crew of Marines used heavy... [Read]
"No other companies would be able to do this," Sato said, motioning to the Marine Corps truck and forklift that was hauling away a vehicle.
Video shows region in US troop fly-over, before heavy snowfall; as cold winds swept down from Siberia.
Earlier US Marines 24-vehicle convoy, 353rd Special Operations Group, shown here at First Forward Area Refueling Point [FARP] mission; Refueling at Kadena; Yamagata Airport...
Heavy snowfall in Japan's snow country is caused by moisture-laden clouds bumping up against the mountains along the backbone of Honshū and releasing their moisture under the influence of easterly winds sweep off northern continent. #
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We defend out troops from slander, as details and intentions are misconstrued! Today we see Russia'a continual use of negative propaganda against US troops... Video: [Here]
Could the latest attack accusing [R2P Mission] of "Crusades"; have anything to do with this: I. Georgia-Russia Crisis [PDF]
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