AR RAMADI, Iraq — Three Marines with Company I, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, patrol behind a unit of the local Iraqi Army during a combined mission Jan. 17. The patrol was part of the training that the Marines are conducting with the IA to prepare them for providing security for their country. Photo by: Cpl. Shane Suzuki
Notice the 12-gauge the lead Marine has slung for easy access in addition to his M16/M203. I think he means business.