Pacific Partnership 2019 Multinational Team arrives in Micronesia
CHUUK, Federated States of Micronesia (March 31, 2019) - U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Erika Schilling laughs with a Chuukese girl after teaching a “helping babies breathe” class during Pacific Partnership 2019 in Chuuk March 31. Pacific Partnership, now in its 14th iteration, is the largest annual multinational humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo-Pacific. Each year, the mission team works collectively with host and partner nations to enhance regional interoperability and disaster response capabilities, increase stability and security in the region, and foster new and enduring friendships in the Indo-Pacific.
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