US troops land in Aussie training hub

Associated Press
In this photo released by the Australian Department of Defense, U.S. Marine Corps, Fox Company, 2nd Battalion 3rd Marine Regiment arrive at the Royal Australian Air Force Base in Darwin, Australia, Tuesday night, April 3, 2012. The first detachment of 200 U.S. Marines has arrived in northern Australia, where a permanent joint training hub is taking shape as part of a U.S. shift of military strength in the Asia-Pacific region. (AP Photo/Australian Department of Defense, Chris Dickson) NO SALES, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

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The first detachment of 200 U.S. Marines has arrived in northern Australia, where a permanent joint training hub is taking shape as part of a U.S. shift of military strength in the Asia-Pacific region, Apr. 4.

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