CJTF-HOA transports cargo to Mozambique

Department of Defense personnel load a U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) food pallet onto a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, supporting Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, April 2, 2019, for the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) humanitarian relief effort in the Republic of Mozambique and surrounding areas following Cyclone Idai. CJTF-HOA, which is leading the DoD relief effort, transported 17,400 pounds of USAID food, a forklift, a 25K loader and palletizing equipment on the C-17 to Mozambique following a call for assistance from the USAID Disaster Assistance Response Team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos)
Department of Defense personnel load a U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) food pallet onto a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, supporting Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, April 2, 2019, for the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) humanitarian relief effort in the Republic of Mozambique and surrounding areas following Cyclone Idai. CJTF-HOA, which is leading the DoD relief effort, transported 17,400 pounds of USAID food, a forklift, a 25K loader and palletizing equipment on the C-17 to Mozambique following a call for assistance from the USAID Disaster Assistance Response Team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos)
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