Lance Corporal Joel Vega and Corporal Juan P. Ortega, holding M16A2 5.56mm rifles from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines, Lima Company, Weapons Platoon, watch at a road checkpoint near the 26th MEU forward operating base in Kosovo, Marine on left looks through binoculars. Elements of the 26th MEU deployed from ships of Amphibious Readiness Group 2 (Not shown) in support of NATO Operation Joint Guardian