Military Cooperation

Monday, May 12, 2014 - 09:57
Le Drian was to urge Sall to press other African leaders to make a greater military contribution to security drives at the next African Union summit this summer.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 12:40
The opening of "Fuerzas Aliadas Humanitarias," kicked off a two-week long humanitarian assistance and disaster relief exercise in San Salvador, El Salvador, May 5.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 11:11

Friday, August 20, 2010 - 07:15

This Monday marked the beginning of the annual Fuerzas Aliadas PANAMAX 2010 training exercise. Co-sponsored by the U.S. Southern Command and the Panamanian government, the 12-day exercise brings together land, air and sea forces from 18 nations in a joint, combined operation focused on ensuring the defense of the Panama Canal.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 12:20

Gabriel Silva just concluded his first official visit to Washington as the Colombian Minister of Defense, after assuming the post in August of this year. Defense Minister Silva replaced Juan Manuel Santos, who resigned in order to run for president in the 2010 elections if President Uribe does not run for reelection.

Saturday, October 24, 2009 - 12:26

This post is written by WOLA Intern Ursela Groat The SALITRE II Chilean air force-led joint military exercises began their fifth year this week at the Cerro Moreno Air Base in Chile. Members of the Argentinean, Brazilian, French and United States air forces will also participate in the exercises.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009 - 14:02

In a press conference yesterday with U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, General James Cartwright, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, confirmed that for the first time, the Mexican military is going to take part in a joint military exercise with the United States.