Images: Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba
Charles James Shaffer swims through the water during his first certification dive as part of the Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba program, Dec 5. Several members of Joint Task Force Guantanamo volunteered to assist the program, which teaches disabled and wounded recovering veterans how to scuba dive. JTF Guantanamo conducts safe, humane, legal and transparent care and custody of detained enemy combatants, including those convicted by military commission and those ordered released. The JTF conducts intelligence collection, analysis and dissemination for the protection of detainees and personnel working in JTF Guantanamo facilities and in support of the Global War on Terror. JTF Guantanamo provides support to the Office of Military Commissions, to law enforcement and to war crimes investigations. The JTF conducts planning for and, on order, responds to Caribbean mass migration operations.
Date Posted:12.15.2008 15:38
Location:GUANTANAMO BAY, CU