29 Sep '17, 10pm

#Military in #PuertoRico will remain until all needs are met:

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2017 — Federal officials in Puerto Rico stressed today that the island has suffered catastrophic damage and that it will take time to recover from the devastation Hurricane Maria wrought upon the commonwealth. Members of the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 190th Engineer Battalion continue with road-clearing operations in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, Sept. 29, 2017. Puerto Rico Army National Guard photo by Spc. Agustin Montanez Hurricane Maria Members of the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 190th Engineer Battalion continue with road-clearing operations in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, Sept. 29, 2017. Puerto Rico Army National Guard photo by Spc. Agustin Montanez Download Image Image details page Army Lt. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan , the joint force land component commander on the island, said military forces of all components are working closely with civilian auth...

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