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U.S. Army South, in partnership with the Belize Defence Force (BDF), and the Ministries of Defence, Health, and Education are proud to announce “Beyond the Horizon 2017” (BTH), a collaborative training exercise involving numerous U.S., Belizean, and international participants.BTH will provide free medical and dental services, as well as build medical and educational facilities from March 25, 2017 and is scheduled to end the second week of June, 2017.
U.S. Army South and BDF work together to provide projects and services to communities in Belize
By Sgt. 1st Class John Etheridge | March 23, 2017
U.S. Army South, in partnership with the Belize Defence Force (BDF), and the Ministries of Defence, Health, and Education are proud to announce “Beyond the Horizon 2017” (BTH), a collaborative training exercise involving numerous U.S., Belizean, and international participants.

Joint Task Force-Bravo’s 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment spent the last year developing a robust overwater search-and-rescue, or SAR, program that brings a crucial, life-saving capability to JTF-Bravo.
Inside JTF-Bravo’s overwater search-and-rescue capability
By Master Sgt. Kerri Spero | March 22, 2017
Joint Task Force-Bravo’s 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment spent the last year developing a robust overwater search-and-rescue, or SAR, program that brings a crucial, life-saving capability to JTF-Bravo.

Joint Task Force-Bravo joins the team of cooperation to combat the intense fire that has consumed more than 15 acres of land in Intibucá.
JTF-Bravo Helps Fight Wildfires in Honduras
By Capt. Denise Hauser | March 22, 2017
Members of Joint Task Force-Bravo partnered with Honduran Public Forces to contain multiple life-threatening wildfires here the first week of March.

Maj. Gen. K.K. Chinn, commanding general, U.S. Army South, speaks at the 10th annual Central American Regional Leaders Conference that began March 21 on Fort Sam Houston, Texas. The conference is designed for Central American army officers and police to gather and discuss ideas on how to counter regional threats. (US Army South photo)
Central American, ARSOUTH leaders meet to discuss regional challenges
By Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Graham | March 22, 2017
The first day of the Central American Regional Leaders Conference took place today on Joint Base San Antonio, Fort Sam Houston. In attendance are senior military and police officials from throughout Central America.

Chilean, U.S. Soldiers learn food protection in an expeditionary environment
By Sgt. Jeremy Odom, U.S. Army South Public Affairs | March 16, 2017
A team of veterinarians from U.S. Army South and the U.S. Army Medical Center and School, participated in a subject matter expert exchange with approximately 40 Chilean military and civilian veterinarians March 6-9 in Santiago. The group met to discuss the execution of food safety and food defense programs in underdeveloped regions which lack adequate public health services.

 

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COL Lisa A Garcia, Public Affairs Officer

Chief, Public Affairs

Army Col. Lisa A. Garcia

305-437-1201/1213

Mission

U.S. Southern Command's Public Affairs Office proactively communicates the command's capabilities, interests and intentions to key audiences in support of U.S. government operations and engagements within the Area of Responsibility. 

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