Families of nine troops killed in AAV sinking to sue vehicle manufacturer
An investigation by the maritime branch found the July 30, 2020 accident off San Clemente Island was caused by inadequate training, shabby maintenance of the 35-year-old amphibious assault vehicles and poor judgment by commanders.
Japanese court decision forces Okinawa to approve coral transplant project for Marine base
Forced by a decision by Japan’s Supreme Court, Okinawa Gov. Denny Tamaki announced the prefecture’s acquiescence to a plan to move the coral colonies from Oura Bay, just offshore of the Marine Corps’ Camp Schwab