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Japanese ordnance sits on the ready table during a live fire event for Iron Fist 2012 at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Jan. 26, 2012. Iron Fist is a three-week bilateral training event held annually between the U.S. Marine Corps and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force designed to increase interoperability between the two services while aiding the Japanese in their continued development of amphibious capabilities. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. John A. Lee II/Released)