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TANGA, Tanzania - Jessica Lee, left, weaves while interviewing community members outside Pongwe clinic near Tanga, Tanzania, February 16, 2010 during a trip to assess several projects completed by civil affairs teams in the past five years. Pongwe clinic was recently renovated by civil affairs teams. Lee is the East Africa Team Leader for the Social Science Research Center at U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) and previously served as a Social-Cultural Research and Advisory Team member based out of Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. (Courtesy photo by Maureen Farrell)
TANGA, Tanzania - Jessica Lee, left, weaves while interviewing community members outside Pongwe clinic near Tanga, Tanzania, February 16, 2010 during a trip to assess several projects completed by civil affairs teams in the past five years. Pongwe clinic was recently renovated by civil affairs teams. Lee is the East Africa Team Leader for the Social Science Research Center at U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) and previously served as a Social-Cultural Research and Advisory Team member based out of Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. (Courtesy photo by Maureen Farrell)
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