First-Year Arta Interservice Military Academy Cadets Wait for their Turn to Exercise Combat First Aid

From left, Moktar Ismael and Sougal Hassan, first-year Arta Interservice Military Academy cadets, wait for their turn to exercise combat first aid July 23, 2014, at the AMIA in Djibouti.

From left, Moktar Ismael and Sougal Hassan, first-year Arta Interservice Military Academy cadets, wait for their turn to exercise combat first aid July 23, 2014, at the AMIA in Djibouti. The two attended six days of English discussion and hands-on first aid training taught by U.S. Soldiers and Marines from Bravo Company, 407th Civil Affairs Battalion and the 2/16th Infantry Battalion that compliments the English instruction and medical training they receive at AMIA. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Dillon White)

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