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Defense Secretary Ash Carter talks with members of the 101st Airborne Division in Irbil, Iraq, Oct. 23, 2016. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016:
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Army Lt. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend, commander of Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve, visits Task Force Strike, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Qayyarah West Airfield, Iraq, Sept. 23, 2016. Coalition troops arrived to Qayyarah West Airfield to enable the Iraqi security forces to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant by providing logistical, engineering and artillery fires in support of the liberation of Mosul. The mission of Operation Inherent Resolve is to defeat ISIL in Iraq and Syria by supporting the government of Iraq with trainers, advisors and fire support, to include aerial strikes and artillery fire. Marine Corps photo by Capt. Ryan E. Alvis

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.
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Airmen assigned to the 97th Logistics Readiness Squadron push a pallet loaded with food into the back of a C-17 Globemaster III on Altus Air Force Base, Okla., Dec. 28, 2012. After loading 137,000 pounds of beans and rice, members of the 58th Airlift Squadron transported the food to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in support of the Denton Amendment, a program that provides relief to Haitian citizens by making the transportation of humanitarian aid possible. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Levin Boland

Airmen assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing delivered the largest single-day humanitarian aid delivery since 1998 to Port-au-Prince, Haiti,
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Army Col. Michael Borrel, the task force commander of the New Horizons-Haiti 2010 exercise, participated in a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable, July 12. Col. Borrel discussed the incredible humanitarian efforts of his 500 soldiers, sailors and airmen during their past month in …
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI – Members from the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation hand out 2,000 blankets and tarps to Haitian citizens. The United States and other international military and civilian aid agencies are conducting humanitarian and disaster relief operations as part of …
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