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JTF - Leeward Islands delivers aid, coordinates relief efforts
U.S. Marine Sgt. Jeffrey Borrego, left, a civil affairs specialist with Joint Task Force - Leeward Islands, and U.S. Army Maj. Rosemary M. Reed, a civil-military affairs officer with JTF-LI, head to a meeting with the U.S. Agency for International Development to discuss air operations, Roseau, Dominica, Oct. 1, 2017. At the request of USAID, JTF-LI has deployed aircraft and service members to assist in delivering relief supplies to Dominica in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The task force is a U.S. military unit composed of Marines, Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen, and represents U.S. Southern Command’s primary response to the hurricanes that have affected the eastern Caribbean. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Melissa Martens)