March 28, 2017
Duke Univ. Forum: SOUTHCOM Commander Shares Perspectives on Security in Latin America, Caribbean
VIDEO: Navy Adm. Kurt W. Tidd, commander of U.S. Southern Command, along with retired Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, the previous Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, discussed security issues in Latin America and the Caribbean during a forum at Duke University's Sanford School of Public Policy.
March 22, 2017
Central American, ARSOUTH leaders meet to discuss regional challenges
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.
Feb. 9, 2017
USCGC Diligence returns home after interdicting $60M worth of cocaine
WILMINGTON, N.C. —
The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returned to Wilmington Tuesday following a 62-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific. The Diligence crew patrolled in support of the Joint Interagency Task Force (JIATF) South in the Eastern Pacific. Along with JIATF South, the U.S. Coast Guard works alongside interagency and international partners to prevent and respond to illegal maritime migration and narcotics smuggling from South and Central America.
Jan. 12, 2017
Southcom Commander Describes Complex Global Security Threats
A spectrum of state and nonstate actors across multiple regions and domains calls for a new way of harnessing the maritime domain, the commander of U.S. Southern Command said during a Surface Navy Association symposium.
Jan. 29, 2016
Leaders From 18 Nations, Southcom Meet To Discuss Caribbean Security
KINGSTON, Jamaica —
Delegations from 18 nations including the United States met in Jamaica for talks on security cooperation capacity building in the Caribbean.