April 6, 2011; Quantico, Virginia
Contact: Military Liaison Officer Andrew Strike
Telephone: 202-504-6356; email: email@example.com
Eighteen foreign journalists from 16 countries visited Marine Corps Base Quantico on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 for a half-day reporting tour on the “Making of a U.S. Marine Officer / Urban Warfare." Media covered Marine officer trainees practicing urban warfare tactics in a mock Afghan village. They also interviewed trainees about their reasons for joining the Marines and the prospect of serving in Afghanistan.
The Office of Website Management, Bureau of Public Affairs, manages this site as a portal for information from the U.S. State Department.
External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.