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May 19, 2021
USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), Legazpi, Philippines - 160629-N-SX983-093 LEGAZPI, Philippines (June 29, 2016) Capt. Lynelle Boamah (left), director of medical services aboard hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), addresses a question during a pediatric subject matter expert exchange at Bicol Regional Training & Teaching Hospital as part of Pacific Partnership 2016. Pacific Partnership is visiting the Philippines for the seventh time since its first mission in 2006. Partner nations will work side-by-side with local military and non-government organizations to conduct cooperative health engagements, community relations events and subject matter expert exchanges to better prepare for natural disaster or crisis. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lindsey E. Skelton/Released)


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