An Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) Soldier prepares to draw his weapon from the armory, setup by the US Marine Corps (USMC) Marines of Charlie Company (C CO), 1ST Battalion (BN), 5th Marines (1/5), Regimental Combat Team 1 (RCT 1), 1ST Marine Division (MAR DIV). The training of the ICDC Soldiers is taking place at India Base in Nasir Waal Salaam, Iraq (IRQ). The 1ST MAR DIV, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, is engaged in Security and Stabilization Operations (SASO) in Iraqs Al Anbar province