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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld briefs reporters in the Pentagon.Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Tina W. Jonas and Vice Adm. Robert F. Willard brief reporters.The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) arrives on station.The USS Swift (HSV 2) prepares to dock at the pier in Belawan, Indonesia.The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) arrives in Singapore.
Petty Officers 2nd Class Tyler Kearsley and Nathan Groom test a rigid hull inflatable boat.An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter lifts pallets of supplies.U.S. Navy sailors assist civilian mariners in loading the USNS Concord (T-AFS 5) with supplies.One U.S. Navy Seahawk helicopter lifts off as the aircrew of another preps for flight.A U.S. Navy Landing Craft Air Cushion blows up sand as it lands on the beach.
Residents of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, unload bags of vegetables.An Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter is loaded inside a C-5 Galaxy.Airman 1st Class Ryan Aldrich directs a U.S. Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules.Petty Officer 2nd Class Brandon Spegal unloads relief supplies.Indonesians run out from under the rotor blades as they offload relief supplies.
Lawrence Di Rita responds to a reporter's question.Lawrence Di Rita calls on a reporter during an update briefing.Lawrence Di Rita responds to a reporter's question.Sri Lankan workers unload bags of vegetables from a U.S. Air Force HH-60 Pavehawk helicopter.U.S. Navy helicopters pick up relief supplies.
U.S. Air Force personnel prepare a C-17 Globemaster III for a mission.U.S. Air Force personnel work together to load pallets in a C-17 Globemaster III.Marine Lance Cpls. Jennifer Paredes and Stephanie Boyer strap communication lines together.U.S. Navy sailors wait for a SH-60 Seahawk helicopter to land.A U.S. Navy Landing Craft Air Cushioned heads to the beach of Meuloboh, Sumatra.

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