USARPAC, Bangladesh army kick off Disaster Relief Exercise & Exchange
Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Mary Ferguson
Ambassador Dan Mozena (right), U.S Embassy, Dhaka, joins Lt. Gen. Abu Belal Mohammad Shafiul Haque, the Bangladesh Armed Forces Division's principal staff officer, as the key speakers during the 2013 Pacific Resilience Disaster Response Exercise & Exchange, or DREE, opening ceremony, Aug. 18, 2013, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The four-day DREE, led by the U.S. Army Pacific and Bangladesh Government and Armed Forces Division, is a civil-military disaster preparedness and response initiative featuring table-top and field training exercises focused on post-earthquake command and control, urban search and rescue, engineering capacity, and debris management.
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