• The Marines are preparing for a potential 'big-ass fight,' and they may soon be spending more time in Alaska

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Pentagon has been reorienting its forces for what it sees as emerging great-power competition with Russia and China.
    For the Marine Corps, that likely means shifting away from the Middle East and refocusing on Europe and the Pacific.
    To keep preparing for conditions in those places, Marines may soon find themselves spending more time in Alaska.
    The US military has been shifting its focus to preparing for a potential great-power conflict, changing how it uses its weapons and where it operates. For the Marine Corps, that increasingly means getting ready to fight at the top of the...
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