Soldiers Aid Cyclone Victims

February 2008
Soldiers;Feb2008, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p38
The article reports that the medical team from U.S. Army Pacific Command has provided humanitarian aid and medical assistance to those affected by Cyclone Sidr, including Bangladesh. The medical team coordinated with their Bangladeshi counterparts, as well as with the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, in distributing basic supplies needed by the victims. It is reported that the medical team was already in Bangladesh for the Exercise Tendon Bengal where medical personnel of both countries trained on disaster relief and assistance.


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