The Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force Task Force arrived at the Kingstown Port, in St. Vincent and the Grenadines at 1515 hrs on Tuesday 13 April 2021.
Greeting the TTDF contingent at the Port were the Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the Honourable Ralph Gonzales and senior officials from various emergency agencies.
Prime Minister Gonzales thanked the Government of Trinidad and Tobago for their support and the TTDF for the assistance and coordination of the transport of the donated relief items for the country.
Members of the TTDF met with Government Military and Disaster Relief Officials to discuss the current situation and the operations of which the TTDF Task Force can provide assistance within the two weeks of deployment.
The TTDF Task Force also offloaded the cargo at the port in Kingstown that would provide relief to the citizens affected by the volcanic eruptions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.