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120704-N-HI414-256 GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Philippines (July 4, 2012) U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Patrick Powers, assigned to the Legend-class national security cutter USCGC Waesche (WMSL 751), demonstrates takedown techniques during a visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) training event held with members of the Philippine Navy and Philippine Coast Guard. The event is part of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Philippines 2012. CARAT is a series of bilateral military exercises between the U.S. Navy and the armed forces of Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand. Timor Leste joins the exercise for the first time in 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Gregory A. Harden II/Released)

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Taken on July 4, 2012