1. U.S., Indonesian Navies Conduct CARAT Passing Exercise

    USS Pinckney (DDG 91) and KRI Slamet Riyadi (F 352) completed two days of tactical training June 24 as part of exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training.

    USS Pinckney (DDG 91) and KRI Slamet Riyadi (F 352) practice tactical maneuvers June 24. (U.S. Navy photo by Cryptologic Technician 3rd Class Raul Sanchez)
  2. Multinational Task Force Arrives for RIMPAC 2014

    A multinational task force consisting of nine ships from four nations arrived in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, June 24, after participating in a group sail from Guam to participate in the 24th biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise.

    A multinational task force with ships from Brunei, Singapore, the People’s Republic of China and the United States transits the Pacific Ocean in formation June 18 during a group sail from Guam to Pearl Harbor. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Brian T. Glunt)
  3. Pacific Partnership 2014 Wraps Up Mission in Timor-Leste

    Service members and guests from Australia, New Zealand, Timor-Leste and the United States gathered at the Comoro Medical Center for a ceremony marking the end of the Pacific Partnership (PP14) 2014 in Dili, Timor-Leste, June 24.

    Capt. Rodney M. Moore, commodore of the 30th Naval Construction Regiment, presents a commemorative plaque to Peter Doyle, Australian Ambassador to Timor-Leste, during the closing ceremony for Pacific Partnership in Timor-Leste. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Derek Stroop)
  4. Pacific Partnership Physical Therapists Assist Patients in Cambodian Physical Rehab Center

    As part of a professional exchange with their Cambodian counterparts, U.S. Navy physical therapists provided services directly to patients at a local physical rehabilitation clinic as part of Pacific Partnership 2014, June 23.

    Lt. Matthew Bush assists a patient as he does walking exercises at a physical rehabilitation clinic in Phnom Penh, June 23. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Karolina A. Oseguera)
  5. Pacific Partnership Nursing Team Exchanges Skillsets

    The Pacific Partnership nursing team is providing a practical demonstration of interoperability with eight days of professional and practical exchanges with Cambodian medical professionals, with both sides taking away tangible information.

    Royal Australian Navy Lt. Craig Blackburn guides Cambodian medical personnel on the proper placement of electrocardiogram sensors during a June 23 professional nursing exchange. (U.S. Navy/MCC Greg Badger)
  6. PP14 Teams with Golden West Humanitarian Foundation, Teaches Basic Medical Skills to Cambodian Deminers

    U.S. Navy undersea medical specialists taught basic life support techniques to Cambodian deminers June 22 as part of Pacific Partnership 2014.

    Capt. Kirk Eichenmuller and Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Marvin Galapin teach basic life support techniques to Cambodian deminers. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Karolina A. Oseguera)
  7. U.S. Pacific Fleet Band Performs in Cambodia

    With a song on their lips and instruments in their hands, U.S. Pacific Fleet Band musicians made their first appearances for Pacific Partnership 2014 in Cambodia, performing twice in one day June 21 for the children and people of Sihanoukville.

    Musician 3rd Class Cliff Murray and the U.S. Pacific Fleet Band perform with Cambodian musicians during a concert at city square in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, June 21. (U.S. Navy/MCC Greg Badger)
  8. Pacific Partnership Visits Irmas Alma School for Disabled Children in Timor-Leste

    As part of Pacific Partnership (PP14) 2014, service members from Australia, New Zealand and the U.S. visited children at the Irmas Alma School for the Disabled, June 20.

    U.S. Army Spc. Norman Miller, assigned to the 84th Civil Affairs Battalion, visits with children from the Irmas Alma School for the Disabled. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Derek Stroop)
  9. U.S. Navy Surgeons Work Alongside Cambodian Physicians

    U.S. Navy surgeons perform multiple surgeries alongside Cambodian physicians June 20 at the Preah Ket Mealea Hospital in Phnom Penh as part of Pacific Partnership 2014.

    Lt. Cmdr. Kerrie Adams performs a hysterectomy at a local hospital in Phnom Penh June 21 as part of Pacific Partnership.(U.S. Navy/MC2 Karolina A. Oseguera)
  10. Pacific Partnership Holds Heart Disease Symposium in Cambodia

    U.S. Navy physicians participating in this year's Pacific Partnership mission led a rheumatic heart disease awareness symposium in Phnom Penh, June 20.

    Cmdr. Steven Romero, a cardiologist at Naval Medical Center San Diego, speaks about heart disease in Phnom Pehn as part of Pacific Partnership. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Karolina A. Oseguera)