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British Indian Ocean Territory

The USNS Seay (T-AKR 302), a Military Sealift Command roll-on roll-off vehicle cargo ship, at anchor in the lagoon at Diego Garcia. The photo shows sailors lowering a maritime prepositioning force utility boat from the USNS Seay using a crane during a ship-to-shore logistics training exercise. Diego Garcia provides critical logistical infrastructure support to US and Allied Forces forward deployed to the Indian Ocean and Arabian Gulf. Photo courtesy of the US Navy/ Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathan Carpenter.