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Multinational Special Forces use helicopters, inflatable boats  and patrol craft to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ferry during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces use helicopters, inflatable boats and patrol craft to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ferry during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces use helicopters, inflatable boats  and patrol craft to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ferry during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces use helicopters, inflatable boats and patrol craft to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ferry during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces climb and fast rope onto a ferry to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ship during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces climb and fast rope onto a ferry to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ship during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Jordanian Special Forces emerge from the water to conduct a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Jordanian Special Forces emerge from the water to conduct a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces use helicopters and inflatable boats to assault a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces use helicopters and inflatable boats to assault a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces launch an assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces launch an assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces launch an assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces launch an assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces make their way back to the inflatable boats after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Aqaba, Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Multinational Special Forces on helicopters and inflatable boats position themselves for a photo-op after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5.

Multinational Special Forces on helicopters and inflatable boats position themselves for a photo-op after conducting a sea-based assault on a target ashore during a demonstration to the media and civilian observers at Eager Lion in Jordan, June 5. (Hendrick Simoes/Stars and Stripes)

Navy Seals alongside Special Forces from Jordan, France, Pakistan, Brunei and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia used helicopters, inflatable boats and patrol craft to demonstrate how they would regain control of a hijacked ferry and conduct a sea-based assault on a target ashore, during Eager Lion 2014 in Jordan. Eager Lion was a two-week exercise that involved 12,000 personnel, about half of them American.

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