Japan Ground Self-Defense Force / Central Readiness Force
A major earthquake struck Haiti on January 13, 2010. The Government of
japan decided to deploy SDF members for PKO operations after receiving
a formal request form the United Nations. Approximately 350 JSDF members
have been deployed to Haiti since February 5, 2010.
The Government of Japan decided to extend the dispatch until January 31, 2012
Currently, the 3rd detachment, provided by 9th Division (HQs: Aomori City, Aomori Prefecture), has been executing the mission since August 28, 2010.
|Activities of the 3rd Haiti International Relief Unit|
|Build a retaining wall at IDP Camp|
|Situation before demolition of Tabarre kindergarten||Situation after demolition of Tabarre kindergarten|
Situation before repairing drainage facilities
|The start of repair|
|Situation of working||Completion|