U.S. Pacific Command

May 18, 2017
CASIGURAN, Philippines - Armed Forces of the Philippines landing craft approach Motiong Beach, Casiguran, during civil military activities from the sea, May 15, 2017. The LCUs carried both U.S. and Philippine forces who were training for humanitarian assistance and disaster response operations. Balikatan is an annual U.S.-Philippine bilateral military exercise focused on a variety of missions, including humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, counterterrorism and other combined military operations.


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