Marines and sailors with Black Sea Rotational Force 14 of 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, learn the basics of mountain training from Romanian soldiers of the 17th Mountain Troop Bn. during Exercise Platinum Lynx in the Carpathian Mountains, Romania. Exercise Platinum Lynx 14-5 is a bilateral exercise between the United States Marines and sailors, and Romanian Land Forces, designed to build familiarity and interoperability between the United States and their Romanian allies through squad and platoon level infantry training. Video by Lance Cpl. Scott Whiting | U.S. Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa
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