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New Zealand Defence Force supporting Samoan measles epidemic response

The New Zealand Defence Force is providing logistics support to the New Zealand Government response to the Samoan measles epidemic.

On Friday, following an urgent request from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT), a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) C-130 Hercules aircraft took an oxygen generator, oxygen compressors, condensers and bottles to Samoa.

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