September 12, 2016 - U.S. Army Pfc. Toni
Boddie and Staff Sgt. Leonard Sims, infantrymen assigned to 2nd
Battalion, 135th Infantry Minnesota Army National Guard, pull
security as Montenegrin army soldiers from the 1st Infantry
Unit, Montenegro Armed Forces, cross a bridge during react to
contact drills as part of exercise Immediate Response 16 held at
the Croatian Armed Forces training area of Slunj, Croatia.
Immediate Response 16 is a multinational, brigade-level command
post exercise utilizing computer-assisted simulations and field
training exercises spanning two countries, Croatia and Slovenia.
The exercise occurs Sept. 9-23, 2016, and includes more than
1,900 Soldiers and security forces from Albania, Bosnia and
Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro,
Slovenia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. (U.S. Army
photo by Staff Sgt. Opal Vaughn)