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A volunteer from a local nursing school assists military medical personnel with routine medical examinations during a medical civil action project at San Jose Elementary School in San Jose, Ilocos Norte, Philippines, March 1, 2010. The project is part of exercise Balikatan 2010, a bilateral training exercise and humanitarian assistance program between the U.S. military and the Armed Forces of the Philippines. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jesse K. Alwin/Released)