Eager Lion, a two-week, 22-nation exercise that includes 6,000 U.S. troops, has kicked off in Jordan.
In all, more than 12,000 personnel will take part.
This fourth annual Jordanian-led exercise focuses on a wide range of offensive and defensive operations that include disaster relief, strategic communication and rescue operations.
Officials say the training will use a wide variety of air, land and sea assets at multiple training areas throughout Jordan. […]