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  • American Red Cross: “Mama Bear” of OAR

    The American Red Cross is an organization that works toward providing disaster relief to individuals who go through major crises, something that has been extremely vital throughout Operation Allies Refuge.

  • Kinder kindness: Meeting needs of children

    As evacuees continue to pour onto Ramstein Air Base, Germany, due to the turmoil in Afghanistan, the 86th Airlift Wing in partnership with UNICEF and the U.S. Department of State, have set up an area for unaccompanied minors who arrive on base.

  • Volunteer uplifts with support

    A U.S. Air Force Airman assigned to the 1st Combat Communications Squadron answered the call to become a volunteer in support of Operation Allies Refuge at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Aug. 30, 2021.

  • Former refugee volunteers for OAR

    As a refugee who fled from India, U.S. Army 1st Lt. Neha Sharma, 66th Military Intelligence Brigade intelligence officer at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, jumped at the opportunity to volunteer for Operation Allies Refuge at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

  • Volunteers answer the call

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa is providing temporary lodging, medical and logistical support to evacuees at Ramstein Air Base, Germany as part of Operation Allies Refuge.

  • AOTW searches for adventure

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Audrey Allen, 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron aeromedical evacuation technician and flight instructor, grew up enjoying many outdoor activities like traveling, skiing, camping and hiking.

  • AOTW soars in Azores

    Airman 1st Class Yunia Nakimbugwe, 765th Air Base Squadron financial operations technician at Lajes Field, Azores, grew up in the village of Nyabitete, Uganda. Growing up looked different than what many experience, but was nothing like the negative stereotype many may associate with Uganda or Africa

  • AOTW escorts RAB through innovation

    Senior Airman James Jones, a controlled movement area escort and project manager assigned to the 86th Civil Engineering Squadron, was recognized as Airlifter of the Week July 22, 2021, for his ability to improve processes and find innovative solutions to issues to enhance airfield security at