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U.S. service members treat a simulated casualty during a MEDEVAC exercise Aug. 21 in Tadjourah, Djibouti. The exercise was held to test emergency action plans in coordination with Djiboutian authorities in Tadjourah and included joint service members from across CJTF-HOA.
U.S. service members treat a simulated casualty during a MEDEVAC exercise Aug. 21 in Tadjourah, Djibouti. The exercise was held to test emergency action plans in coordination with Djiboutian authorities in Tadjourah and included joint service members from across CJTF-HOA.
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MEDEVAC exercise validates emergency response plan

Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines from Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, as well as Djiboutian Armed Forces and Gendarmerie conducted a MEDEVAC exercise Aug. 21 in Tadjourah.

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