Philippine and US armed forces conduct a combined arms live-fire exercise at Colonel Ernesto Ravina Air Base, Tarlac, Philippines, May 15, 2018.
The exercise was designed to integrate the Philippine military with U.S. forces in a combined arms scenario. Exercise Balikatan, in its 34th iteration, is an annual US -Philippine military training exercise focused on a variety of missions, including humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, counterterrorism and other combined military operations held from May 7 to May 18.
US Marine Corps video by Cpl. Charles Plouffe.
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