U.S. Forces Command CSM Michael Grinston on inadequate training.
Exercise Desert Scimitar - Tank Warfare
Marines with, Alpha Company, 1st Tank Battalion, conduct attacks on mock enemy position during Exercise Desert Scimitar 2014. The training gave the Marine the opportunity to refine and rehearse essential combat skills needed on a battlefield environment. The exercise focused on conventional operations and provided realistic training that prepared the Marines for overseas operations. Video by Cpl. Christopher Moore