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Sept. 13, 2017 | 1:00
I'm Lance Corporal Troy Saunders with your Marine Minute.

Marines and Sailors with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are currently providing aid to those affected by Hurricane Irma in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The 26th MEU is supporting authorities in the U.S. Virgin Islands with the combined goal of protecting the lives and safety of those in affected areas.

Also in the Corps,
Marines alongside local, state, and federal agencies conducted Exercise Lethal Breeze at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, September 12th. The exercise provided hands-on experience and training to prepare and protect personnel, facilities, and other assets from all threats and hazards.

Also in the news,
Marines with 1st Battalion, 3d Marine Regiment and South Korean service members are currently participating in the Korean Marine Exchange Program 17-13 in Suesongri, South Korea. KMEP 17-13 focuses on exchanging tactics, procedures, and increasing co-operability between U.S and South Korean armed forces.

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