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Khaan Quest 2014 Scaling New Heights in Mongolia

In the Five Hills training area of Mongolia, U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Gayle Anders instructs members of the Mongolian Armed Forces on proper techniques for a rappelling course during Khaan Quest 2014 (KQ14). KQ14 is a regularly scheduled, multinational exercise co-sponsored by U.S. Army Pacific, and hosted annually by Mongolian Armed Forces. The exercise ...
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Khaan Quest 14 Opens in Mongolia

Exercise Khaan Quest, one of the world’s largest training exercises focused on peacekeeping operations, officially began on June 22, 2014 with an opening ceremony at the Five Hills Training Area in Mongolia. Co-sponsored this year by U.S. Army Pacific, and U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, and hosted annually by Mongolian Armed Forces, Khaan Quest is ...
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Non-Lethal Weapons Leadership Seminar Begins, Field Training Ends

High-ranking military officials and delegates from 22 nations gathered here Aug. 26, marking the conclusion of the field training exercise and start of the three-day leadership portion during the Non-Lethal Weapons Executive Seminar. “For well over a decade, the U.S. Marine Corps continues to advance the development and use – tactics, techniques and procedures – ...
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U.S. marines and Mongolian Armed Forces Members Team up for the Non-Lethal Weapons Executive Seminar

FIVE HILLS TRAINING AREA, Mongolia – U.S. Marines and Mongolian Armed Forces service members were back for the start of another training exercise Aug. 17, only a couple days after the closing ceremony for the multinational peacekeeping exercise Khaan Quest 2013. This time around, they were joined by officers from the Mongolian General Police. A ...
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Countries Come Together in Classroom, Clinic During Exercise Khaan Quest

Military medical professionals from Canada, India, Republic of Korea and the U.S. teamed up with their Mongolian Armed Forces counterparts and local healthcare providers during a Subject Matter Expert Exchange and Cooperative Health Engagement at the MAF’s Central Clinical Hospital and Golomt Elementary School here, Aug 5-9. “This year begins the transition in the medical ...
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