foreign disaster relief

What is foreign disaster relief?

foreign disaster relief meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Assistance that can be used immediately to alleviate the suffering of foreign disaster victims that normally includes services and commodities as well as the rescue and evacuation of victims; the provision and transportation of food, water, clothing, medicines, beds, bedding, and temporary shelter; the furnishing of medical equipment, medical and technical personnel; and making repairs to essential services. Also called FDR. See also foreign disaster.
Source: JP 3-29

 

reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

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