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USARPAC, PLA participate in 14th iteration of DME in Nanjing, China

USARPAC, PLA participate in 14th iteration of DME in Nanjing, China

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from U.S. Army Pacific and the People’s Republic of China People’s Liberation Army participated in an annual Disaster Management Exchange in Nanjing, China Nov. 13-18. This is the 14th iteration of this exchange between USARPAC and the PLA.

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Army engineers help emergency relief efforts in the Caribbean

Army engineers help emergency relief efforts in the Caribbean

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Among the split power lines, uprooted trees and scattered debris, a Federal Emergency Management Agency staging area sits in the heart of the island of St. Croix. Filled with materials and supplies, it awaits Army Corps of Engineers employees at the Incident Support Base on St. Croix, who will hustle to acquire and stage supplies for the disaster-struck Virgin Islands.

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Much to be done to help Puerto Rico, Army general says

Much to be done to help Puerto Rico, Army general says

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Military personnel helping the people of Puerto Rico have made great progress since Hurricane Maria hit on Sept. 20, said Army Lt. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan, the commander of ground forces on the island, but, he added, the scale and scope of devastation caused by the storm was so great that much remains to be done.

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TAMC tests emergency procedures during MASCAL

TAMC tests emergency procedures during MASCAL

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The exercise provided Tripler Army Medical Center personnel an opportunity to test their emergency operations plan and practice for potential real-world events.

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