Foreign Disaster Relief Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
foreign disaster relief
1.) Assistance that can be used immediately to alleviate the suffering of foreign disaster victims that normally includes services and commodities as well as the rescue and evacuation of victims; the provision and transportation of food, water, clothing, medicines, beds, bedding, and temporary shelter; the furnishing of medical equipment, medical and technical personnel; and making repairs to essential services.
- see also foreign disaster
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Term Classification: operations
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