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Exercise Tradewinds 2017
Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew Matheson, a maritime enforcement specialist assigned to the Maritime Law Enforcement Academy in Charleston, South Carolina, observes a member of the Antigua Coast Guard practice a use-of-force technique during exercise Tradewinds 2017 at the Barbados Coast Guard Base in Bridgetown, Barbados, June 6, 2017. Tradewinds 2017 is a joint, combined exercise conducted in conjunction with partner nations to enhance the collective abilities of defense forces and constabularies to counter transnational organized crime, and to conduct humanitarian/disaster relief operations. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake/Released

Photo by: Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake |  VIRIN: 170606-G-BX086-017.JPG