Exercise Trueno 2019 in Chinchilla, Spain

A Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, fires an M16 service rifle down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)
A Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, fires an M16 service rifle down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, conducts buddy rush movements with a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, and a Spanish Army soldier with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)
A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, conducts buddy rush movements with a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, and a Spanish Army soldier with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, searches for targets to engage with Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion, and Spanish Army soldiers with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The purpose of this exercise was to focus on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, prepare to fire down range alongside Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 17, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, coordinates planning operations alongside a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, and Spanish Army soldiers with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 17, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, conducts buddy rush movements with a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, and a Spanish Army soldier with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The purpose of this exercise was to focus on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, observes a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion engage targets during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, pose for a group photo with Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion and Spanish Army soldiers with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, engage targets down range alongside Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, explains the capabilities of an M240B machine gun to a Spanish Army soldier with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, explains the capabilities of an M4 service rifle to a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion, fires an M16 service rifle down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, fires a Beretta M9 down range alongside a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, fires a Spanish G36 service rifle down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, fires a Spanish G36 service rifle down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 18, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

A U.S. Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, watches as a Spanish Marine with 1st Landing Battalion fires an M240B machine gun down range during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 19, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, pose for a group photo with Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion and Spanish Army soldiers with Airborne Brigade VI during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 19, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, and Spanish Marines with 1st Landing Battalion pose for a group photo during Exercise Trueno in Chinchilla, Spain, Dec. 19, 2019. The exercise focused on machine gun live fire, combat marksmanship, patrolling, and defensive operations. SPMAGTF-CR-AF is deployed to conduct crisis-response and theater-security operations in Africa and promote regional stability by conducting military-to-military training exercises throughout Europe and Africa. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Kenny Gomez)

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