U.S., Chinese disaster exercise comes to Oregon

Army Soldiers from the Army and People's Liberation Army practice rescue operations during last year's Disaster Management Exchange in China. The annual exchange will take place Monday through Nov. 19 at locations in Portland and Camp Rilea.

A joint disaster relief training between the U.S. and China’s People’s Liberation Army is coming to locations in Portland and Camp Rilea.

The Army’s 8th Theater Sustainment Command, the senior logistics unit of the Pacific Area, is hosting the 13th-annual Pacific Disaster Management Exchange from Monday through Nov. 19. The event is being held in Oregon for the first time.