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Photo: NATO Forces conducted a mass casualty exercise, testing the efficiency of Kandahar Airfield’s Emergency Response Teams.

First responders in Afghanistan get a chance to hone their skills as NATO forces conducted a mass casualty exercise.
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A group of sailors and Marines recently participated in a mass casualty drill at Camp Pendelton, Calif. in preparation for combat medical operations.
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Photo: Sailors transport an injured sailor from the flight deck during a mass-casualty exercise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) in the Pacific Ocean, Sept. 12, 2013. Ronald Reagan is underway conducting engineering exercises. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officert 3rd Class Charles D. Gaddis IV/Released)

Sailors transport an injured sailor from the flight deck during a mass-casualty exercise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) in the Pacific Ocean, Sept. 12, 2013.
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Photo: A mass casualty exercise coordinated by the 455th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron installation emergency management office in conjunction with Craig Joint Theater Hospital was held at Bagram Air Field, Sept. 7, 2013. At least six response agencies and a minimum of 12 support agencies were involved in the exercise. which tested the security forces, hospital staff and firefighters as they responded to a simulated emergency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rob Hazelett/ Released)

U.S. service members transport simulated casualties during a mass casualty exercise on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Sept. 7, 2013.
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By U.S. Navy Surgeon General Vice Adm. Adam M. Robinson Jr. I recently returned from Djibouti where I had the great honor to meet with the country’s President and Prime Minister, JTF-HOA and Camp Lemonnier leadership, as well as speak …
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