U.S. Special Operations personnel stand perimeter watch during a direct assault on a simulated enemy village during exercise TRIDENT 2017. The exercise is Naval Special Warfare’s premiere joint trainingtrainingtraining event that encompasses several Special Operations Forces and conventional military participants, as well as partner nations and partner agencies to create realistic, combined-effort scenarios for operational units.


U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communications Specialist Anderson Bomjardim/Released


Watch Special Operations troops from NATO nations participate in Exercise TRIDENT 2015 in the video below:

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