111227-N-OX597D-019 NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY, Bahrain (Dec. 27, 2011) Members of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF), headquartered in Bahrain, participate in a 3-kilometer fun run at Naval Support Activity, Bahrain. CMF is a 25-nation naval coalition partnership that exists to promote security, stability and prosperity across approximately 2.5 million square miles of international waters in the Middle East, which encompass some of the world’s most important shipping lanes. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Richard Doolin)