Southern Command holds groundbreaking ceremony for new military housing complex
By | Jan. 30, 2023
U.S. Gen. Laura Richardson, commander of U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), welcomed distinguished guests from Washington, D.C., the Department of Defense, and leaders from Miami-Dade County to the groundbreaking ceremony for the future site of the new military housing complex supporting the command.
Colombia's Gen. Helder Giraldo Visits SOUTHCOM
By SOUTHCOM Public Affairs | Jan. 25, 2023
U.S. Army Gen. Laura Richardson, commander of U.S. Southern Command, hosted the General Commander of the Colombian Military Forces, Gen. Helder Giraldo, at the command's headquarters in Miami today.
Joint Task Force – Bravo conducts medical engagement in Olancho, Honduras
By | Jan. 23, 2023
Joint Task Force – Bravo received a unique request during U.S. Southern Command’s Health Engagements Assistance Response Team HEART 2022 mission to work alongside partner nation medical professionals to provide surgical and medical services to communities in Guatemala and Honduras.
NAMRU-6 Celebrates 40 Years of Medical Research
By Sidney Hinds, Naval Medical Research Center | Jan. 19, 2023
LIMA, Peru -- Naval Medical Research Unit (NAMRU)-6 hosted a 40th birthday celebration at the U.S. Embassy campus to recognize the accomplishments and mission of the command on Jan. 19.
New York National Guard, Brazil Plan Major Joint Exercise
By Master Sgt. Ryan Campbell, | Jan. 17, 2023
The New York Army National Guard has begun laying the groundwork for a joint exercise with the Brazilian military in the fall. The planning conference for the Southern Vanguard 24 exercise was held in Brazil the first week of December, according to U.S. Army Maj. Melanie Padilla, the New York National Guard state planner.