Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercises

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U.S. Marines disembark from the amphibious assault ship USS Essex upon docking at Subic Bay Freeport Zone Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 west of Manila to take part in the joint military exercises between the Philippines and the United States dubbed the Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercises (PHIBLEX) FY 2007. About 5,700 U.S. Marines from the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Unit based in Okinawa, Japan, and sailors from the Essex Expeditionary Strike Group in Sasebo, Japan, alongside 1,300 Filipino soldiers are taking part in the annual two-week exercise which is designed to improve interoperability, increase readiness and continue professional relationships between the two countries. (AP Photo)

A U.S. Marine guides a disembarking humvee from the the amphibious assault ship USS Essex as it docks at Subic Bay Freeport Zone Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 west of Manila for use in the joint military exercises between the Philippines and the United States dubbed the Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercises (PHIBLEX) FY 2007. About 5,700 U.S. Marines from the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Unit based in Okinawa, Japan, and sailors from the Essex Expeditionary Strike Group in Sasebo, Japan, alongside 1,300 Filipino soldiers are taking part in the annual exercise which is designed to improve interoperability, increase readiness and continue professional relationships between the two countries. (AP Photo)

A U.S. sailor aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Essex watches as another ship USS Juneau from the three-ship Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) prepares to dock at Subic Bay Freeport Zone Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 west of Manila, Philippines. About 5,700 U.S. Marines from the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Unit based in Okinawa, Japan, and sailors from the Essex Expeditionary Strike Group in Sasebo, Japan, alongside 1,300 Filipino soldiers are taking part in the annual exercise dubbed the Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercises (PHIBLEX) FY 2007 which is designed to improve interoperability, increase readiness and continue professional relationships between the two countries. (AP Photo)

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