Date: February 21, 2023

Place: Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) Fort Polk, Lousiana

3rd Security Force Assistance Brigade Soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas, issue directions during an obstacle breach as part of a live fire rehearsal while participating in Joint Readiness Training Center Rotation 23-04, Feb. 21, 2023. United Arab Emirates soldiers from the 11th Mountain Battalion are participating in the training rotation alongside US Army Soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, and 3rd Security Force Assistance Brigade. UAE soldiers will train alongside a U.S. Army brigade throughout this JRTC rotation to increase tactical interoperability and readiness. 

US Army photo by Major Jason Welch