Not developed or endorsed by NARA or DVIDS. Part of the World's largest public domain source PICRYL.com.

Brazilian Ministry of Health officials and U.S. Embassy

description

Summary

Brazilian Ministry of Health officials and U.S. Embassy Brasilia representatives at the Brasilia International Airport inspect a U.S. donated shipment of specialized medication. The medication – named Cyanokit - was urgently needed to help victims exposed to cyanide poison that resulted from a nightclub fire Jan. 27 in Santa Maria, Brazil. Brazilian health officials later distributed the medication to health care facilities treating victims. U.S. Southern Command partnered with the U.S. Embassy in Brasilia, the Brazilian Ministry of Health, American Airlines, Miami Dade Aviation, and the Transportation Security Administration Feb. 1 to secure the rapid transport of the medication. (Department of Defense photo)

date_range

Date

02/02/2013
create

Source

Defense Visual Information Distribution Service
copyright

Copyright info

Public Domain Dedication. Public Use Notice of Limitations: https://www.dvidshub.net/about/copyright

Explore more

medication
american airlines
southcom
brazil
poison
santa maria
donated
transportation security administration
nightclub fire
cyanokit
cyanide
miami dade aviation
michael wimbish
brasilia
us supports brazilian response to fire victims
dvids
us southern command

The objects in this collection are from The U.S. National Archives and Defense Visual Information Distribution Service. The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) was established in 1934 by President Franklin Roosevelt. NARA keeps those Federal records that are judged to have continuing value—about 2 to 5 percent of those generated in any given year. There are approximately 10 billion pages of textual records; 12 million maps, charts, and architectural and engineering drawings; 25 million still photographs and graphics; 24 million aerial photographs; 300,000 reels of motion picture film; 400,000 video and sound recordings; and 133 terabytes of electronic data. The Defense Visual Information Distribution Service provides a connection between world media and the American military personnel serving at home and abroad. All of these materials are preserved because they are important to the workings of Government, have long-term research worth, or provide information of value to citizens.

Disclaimer: A work of the U.S. National Archives and DVIDS is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the U.S. National Archives or DVIDS.  https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2022