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U.S. Northern Command is leading the Defense Department's disaster response and relief efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricane Maria, which made landfall on the U.S. territory Sept. 20. DoD continues to synchronize efforts with the Puerto Rico National Guard and FEMA. Troops and equipment already were assisting authorities in the region, which has seen two other powerful hurricanes, Irma and Jose, in recent weeks.

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Florida National Guard Public Affairs Office
Sept. 9, 2017 | 1:14
A message from the Soldiers and Airmen of the Florida National Guard to the citizens of the State of Florida. "This is more than a mission, this is our home, you are our families."

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