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Emergency responders put to the test

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - It may have appeared to be a sunny day but for emergency responders a Category 5 typhoon struck the island today. Guam Homeland Security and the Office of Civil Defense is conducting the annual Typhoon Pakyo exercise this week to test the island's preparedness and response capabilities. 

The training is coordinated with Government of Guam agencies, the Department of Defense, Joint Region Marianas and the National Weather Service.

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