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Department of Defense Blogger Roundtable

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DoDnewmedia Today Defense Bloggers Roundtable will broadcast an operational update on Operation Marne Courageous with Colonel Dominic J. Caraccilo, Commander, 3rd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, this morning at 9am ET.

3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division conducted a transfer of authority with 2nd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division on Nov. 2. They launched the kinetic/offensive phase of Operation Marne Courageous on Nov. 16. This operation is designed to contain sectarian violence and secure the population west of the Euphrates River, in an area that was previously held by Al Qaeda.