Royal Navy, RFA Mounts Bay Mexifloat on Op RUMAN with 40 Commando RM and 59 Commando RE

Op RUMAN Ready for Hurricane Maria

UK Armed Forces in Position for Next Caribbean Hurricane

Already deployed on Operation RUMAN following Hurricane Irma, UK aid experts, military assets and relief supplies remain in the region and are ready to respond to Hurrican Maria.

The Minister for the Americas, Sir Alan Duncan, spoke following the COBR meeting on how the UK government is preparing in advance of Hurricane Maria: