News | March 25, 2022

U.S., Honduran army delegations speak during CENTAM Working Group

By Spc. Joshua Taeckens U.S. Army South Public Affairs

U.S. and Honduran army delegations spoke during the CENTAM Working Group Meeting of Principles in Guatemala City, Guatemala, on March 22, 2022.

U.S. Army South Commanding General Maj. Gen. William L. Thigpen and Honduran army Inspector General of the Honduran Armed Forces, Gen. Omar Adalid Videa Espinal, discussed the current and future relationship between the U.S. and Honduran Armies and signed a non-binding bilateral agreement outlining the framework for coordinated activities and partnership opportunities.

Delegations from the U.S., Guatemalan, El Salvadoran and Honduran armies were in attendance for the working group and discussed the upcoming CENTAM Guardian, which is a regional exercise designed to simulate regional threats and practice a combined response.