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British Loadmaster at Operation Cope North

Multiple nations converged on Agat Bay, Guam, for a simulated search and rescue exercise known as Operation Cope North.
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Photo: Adel Saleh, United Nations World Food Program administrator and finance officer, center left, and another U.N. agency representative carry U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James Gibson on a litter during a training session at the World Health Organization (WHO), Djibouti Headquarters, Jan. 22, 2014. Members of the 443rd Civil Affairs Battalion’s functional specialty team trained representatives from multiple U.N. agencies on trauma care during a four-day course at the WHO Headquarters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Gross/ Released)

A team of U.S. soldiers recently conducted groundbreaking trauma care training for members of multiple United Nations agencies in Djibouti, Africa.
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Photo: Capt. (Dr.) Merima White discusses symptoms of a patient Nov. 16, 2013, at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. White grew up in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina during the Bosnian conflict as a child and moved to the United States in 1994. White studies and trains in the Family Medicine Residency Program that aims to provide world class instruction so graduate physicians can supply a personal medical home whether deployed or in garrison. White is a 99th Medical Operations Squadron Family Medicine Residency resident physician. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal)

Air Force Capt. (Dr.) Merima White never forgot the uncommon kindness of U.S. airmen when they saved her and her family from their war-torn home Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina during the mid-1990s.
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Photo: General Mark W. Clark, Far East commander, signs the Korean armistice agreement on July 27, 1953, after two years of negotiation.(U.S. Navy Museum photo)

General Mark W. Clark, Far East commander, signs the Korean armistice agreement on July 27, 1953, after two years of negotiation.(U.S. Navy Museum photo)
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In “This Week in the DoD” for May 10: At the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, briefed reporters on developments in the Federal budget, specifically related to the Defense budget …
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