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Aug. 4, 2023
Space Plays Larger Role in U.S. Southern Command's Mission
An increasing interest in space by partner nations in South America may prove beneficial to the U.S. Southern Command mission there, its commander said.
July 19, 2023
Air Force Reserve AE technicians, Peruvian partners participate in training scenario
Resolute Sentinel 23 aims to improve readiness of U.S. and partner nation military and interagency personnel through joint defense interoperability training, engineering projects and knowledge exchanges.
March 23, 2023
Generals Discuss Hemispheric Challenges, Solutions
The two combatant commanders of the Western Hemisphere discussed threats posed by Russia and China during testimony on national and regional security at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill.
Dec. 14, 2022
Southcom Capitalizes on Interagency Cooperation
U.S. Southern Command has generations of interagency experience that other combatant commands can learn from, Army Gen. Laura Richardson, the U.S. Southcom commander, said.
Aug. 30, 2022
New York Guard Trains With Brazilian Military
One hundred New York National Guard airmen, including 80 from the 106th Rescue Wing, are participating in exercises with their Brazilian air force counterparts.
Aug. 5, 2022
Austin Launches New Round of Discussions With Hemispheric Partners
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III enjoyed the opportunity to meet with fellow hemispheric security leaders at the Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas.
July 26, 2022
Austin Emphasizes Common Values, Beliefs With Hemispheric Partners
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III called for greater cooperation and coordination among Western Hemisphere nations, as he addressed the Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas in Brazil.
March 8, 2022
Southcom Commander Says Partnerships Key to National Defense in Western Hemisphere
Partnerships in South America and increased presence in the Arctic are among the security priorities defense leaders highlighted in testimony before the House Armed Services Committee.
Feb. 2, 2022
Richardson Looks for Ways to Deepen Cooperation With Central American Allies
The nations of Central America and the Caribbean must work together with friends and allies to confront the problems of the future, the commander of U.S. Southern Command told the Central American Security Conference in Belize.
Dec. 14, 2021
Guardsmen, partner nations attend first Air Force all-Spanish international SNCO course
ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) —
Two Air National Guardsmen participated in the first International Senior Noncommissioned Officer Course held all in Spanish by the Inter-American Air Force Academy at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Oct. 4-Dec. 8.