U.S. Central Command Photo Gallery

Eager Lion 18
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Brayen Badoya, mortar section leader, assigned to Fox Company, Battalion Landing Team, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment (BLT 2/6), 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), operates an M224A1 60MM mortar system during exercise Eager Lion in Al Quwayrah, Jordan, April 21, 2018. Eager Lion is a capstone training engagement that provides U.S. forces and the Jordan Armed Forces an opportunity to rehearse operating in a coalition environment and to pursue new ways to collectively address threats to regional security and improve overall maritime security. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Austin Livingston)