Images: Armed Forces of the Philippines provide free dental care during BK12
Photo by Capt. Staci Reidinger
Armed Forces of the Philippines dental officers conduct a tooth extraction during a medical civic assistance project (MEDCAP) at Kandis Elementary School as a part of Exercise Balikatan 2012 (BK12) in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Republic of the Philippines, April 17, 2012. BK12 is an annual bilateral training exercise that enhances Philippine and U.S. military member interoperability during humanitarian and disaster relief operations in addition to contingency and joint planning readiness. BK12 officially began April 16 and is scheduled to end, April 27, 2012.