June 27, 2019
Eight days in, Steppe Eagle 19 participants showing progress, interoperability
CHILIKEMER TRAINING AREA, Kazakhstan —
At the combined battalion headquarters for Exercise Steppe Eagle 19, a multinational staff of American, Kazakhstani, Tajikistani, Kyrgyzstani, and British soldiers sit side-by-side manning the intelligence, operations, logistics, and communication sections. Analog maps, updated tracking spreadsheets, and radios line the walls as hourly reports are received by each company command post.