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Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 members take a group photo in front of the Kalaf Clinic sign after final inspections took place in Kalaf, Djibouti, Dec. 22, 2014. The clinic will be turned over to the Tadjourah Health Minister early next year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kevin Iinuma)
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 members take a group photo in front of the Kalaf Clinic sign after final inspections took place in Kalaf, Djibouti, Dec. 22, 2014. The clinic will be turned over to the Tadjourah Health Minister early next year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kevin Iinuma)
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Kalaf Clinic construction complete

Enduring a 15 kilometer walk to the nearest clinic will soon be part of the past for villagers in Kalaf, Djibouti. Now, only a minute away from the village stands a maternity clinic completed on Dec. 22, 2014.

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Understanding the medical capabilities of any environment or rural area is vital to providing the best medical care to patients in a city, region or nation. One method to develop this understanding is to learn about medical care challenges and best practices through regional cooperation and the use of medical caravans.