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On April 1, 2020, SOUTHCOM began enhanced counter-narcotics operations in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea to disrupt the flow of drugs in support of Presidential national security objectives.
Insights from Adm. Craig Faller and Colombia Brig. Gen. Juan Carlos Correa Consuegra, about the importance of strengthening partnerships to counter the “vicious circle of threats” in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Coronavirus information and resources for U.S. Southern Command and DoD personnel assigned to the SOUTHCOM Area of Responsibility.
U.S. military members serving throughout Peru volunteered to team up with the U.S. Embassy in Peru and other State Department entities to help repatriate American citizens in response to the #COVID19 pandemic.
Watch on Twitter: President Trump announces enhanced counter-narcotics efforts in the SOUTHCOM Area of Responsibility, during a White House Press Briefing, April 1, 2020.


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Coronavirus Info

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COVID-19 info and resources for U.S. Southern Command personnel and DoD Personnel assigned to the SOUTHCOM Area of Responsibility.

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SOUTHCOM's Chaplain's Corner provides perspectives, information and discussion to enhance spiritual, emotional and religious resiliency of the command.


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Navy Adm. Craig S. Faller is the 24th commander of SOUTHCOM. He assumed command Nov. 26, 2018.

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