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    U.S. Navy assists Pakistani gov't with flood relief


    by NVNS

    ARABIAN SEA (Aug. 13, 2010) The amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5) and the amphibious transport dock ship USS Dubuque (LPD 8) are underway off the coast of Pakistan. Peleliu and Dubuque are in the early stages of supporting the Pakistani government and military with heavy lift capabilities to bring humanitarian assistance to those affected in flooded regions of Pakistan. Peleliu and Dubuque are a part of the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andrew Dunlap/Released)