Doctors check a patient in Guatemala.
180409-N-UP035-0136.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 1st Class Michael

Puerto Barrios - 180409-N-UP035-0136 PUERTO BARRIOS, Guatemala (April 09, 2018) Lt. Cmdr. Clarence Tang assesses a 4-year old Guatemalan boy for suitability for cleft palate surgery at the expeditionary medical unit in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala during Continuing Promise 2018. U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet has deployed a force to execute Continuing Promise to conduct civil-military operations including humanitarian assistance, training engagements, and medical, dental, and veterinary support in an effort to show U.S. support and commitment to Central and South America. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Mike DiMestico / Released)


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