Children standby to receive clothes and toys
Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Cohen A. Young
Filipino children in the village of Armenia in the Tarlac region of the Philippines standby and wait April 8, to receive donated clothes, toys and linen from U.S. servicemembers and members of the Philippine Army during Balikatan 2011. Balikatan means "shoulder to shoulder in Tagalog and is an annual Republic of the Philippines and United States bilateral military humanitarian assistance and training exercise that takes place in the Philippines. The training helps maintain readiness and sustain the long-term security assistance relationship shared between the two countries.
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