French and U.S. Service Members Participate in a Mass Casualty Exercise

French and U.S. service members participate in a mass casualty exercise May 14, 2014, at Base Aérienne 188 “Colonel Massart,” Djibouti.

French and U.S. service members participate in a mass casualty exercise May 14, 2014, at Base Aérienne 188 “Colonel Massart,” Djibouti. The exercise is a biannual training event between French and American services to practice saving lives during mass casualty incidents.

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