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REUTERS/US Marines/Handout via Reuters - U.S. Marine Capt. Joseph White (L) and Philippine Army PFC Vic D. Victorlano unload U.S. aid from an Osprey aircraft as part of relief efforts after Typhoon Haiyan, in Pasay, Luzon province in the Philippines November 18, 2013.

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U.S. Capability to Respond to the Next Great Disaster

August 12, 2014, Michael E. O'Hanlon, Ian Livingston and Miranda Melcher

Major disasters have required significant response over the past decade, but it's not hard to imagine even larger events in the future. Michael O'Hanlon, Ian Livingston and Miranda Melcher explore the risks and highlight the need to be able to react.

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