aid station

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(military) a station located near a combat area for giving first aid to the wounded

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Since Saturday, the Malta-based Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) said that it has been involved in the "unprecedented" rescue and assistance of nine boats containing as many as 1,800 people.
Vermont Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is actively seeking more licensed medical professionals willing to be deployed locally in the event of an emergency, support first aid stations at community events, educate the public on preparedness, and assist in promoting various health and wellness programs. DONATE Migrant Offshore Aid Station runs rescue boats to save migrants at risk of drowning.
In 2009, I was deployed to Afghanistan and occupied an aid station within the Kandahar Province.
Two women and one man were injured, Baku City Emergency and Urgent Medical Aid Station told Trend.
Secondly, to respond to social and political issues that contribute to the health of migrants Chapter 18 spear-headed a medical supply drive for the Migrant First Aid Station in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico.
Using the VSATs for CAISI communications allowed the SASMO to expand the network to multiple locations at each FOB, which provided network connectivity to the MC4 at each FOB's aid station. The motor pools ran the VOIP phones off of six VSATs and one CAISI, which provided the battalion maintenance sections a secondary means of communication.
Williams, who works as a physical education and grade 11 tutor at The British School Al Khubairat, was injured when Andrew Starykowicz, an American professional competitor collided with her at an aid station close to the Mina junction, the ADTCA said in a statement sent to Gulf News yesterday.
The support ship Tharos - which has a fully-equipped hospital - was used as a first aid station in the transfer of the injured to the mainland.
Three tenders for the revamping of a first aid station & other two health care units at different locations in Ismailiya Governorate.
The flight attendant was taken to a first aid station at Rome airport for treatment of minor injuries.
Despite imminent danger of explosion, Oh cleared the aid station and went into the operating room with a minimal crew of volunteers to perform the tense surgery.
The scouts spent time in a first aid station, equipped with bug bites, scratches, and a "tent city".
I'm not sure how many came through our aid station, but there were many.
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