Typhoon Haiyan international support



International Support

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US support (Operation Damayan):
The US dispatched the following naval assets:

CVN-73 USS George Washington and its Carrier Strike Group:
CG-63 USS Cowpen,  CG-54 USS Antietam,
DDG-82 USS Lassen,  DDG-89 USS Mustin,  T-AKE-10 USNS Charles Drew,  T-AGS-62 USNS Bowditch,  AS-39 USS Emory S. Land, and 3 more auxilliary ships: T-AKE-4 USNS Richard E. Byrd, T-AO-193 USNS Walter S. Diehl, T-AO-202 USNS Yukon. And the LCS-1 Freedom.
As well as marines from the 31st MEU and two amphibious ships:
LSD-42 USS Germantown,  LSD-48 USS Ashland, with their LCACs and LCUs.

Pictures credits : (#1 USS Germantown, you can see the Japanese Hyuga class DDH in the distance, U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Robert Clowney. / #2 USNS Charles Drew, U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chris Cavagnaro. / #3 MH-60 flying over signs, Noel Celis, AFP)

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