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Mar 31, 2015, 1:00 AM
Since January 1, the Bolivian Army and National Police have eradicated 960 hectares of illegal coca crops that would have been used to make cocaine.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00 AM
The Guatemalan Army is using 24 canines trained to aid with detaining suspects and assisting the Military Police patrol the streets of the country’s 22 departments.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00 AM
Panamanian and Costa Rican authorities agreed that alliances are critical to guarantee constant surveillance in their shared border.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00 AM
Panama’s National Aeronaval Service (SENAN) recently captured three Colombians and seized about 996 kilograms of cocaine in support of Operation San José, a security initiative in Panamanian waters in the Pacific Ocean.
Mar 27, 2015, 1:00 AM
Special Forces of the Colombian National Army’s Aviation Air Assault Division captured an alleged narco-trafficker and Clan Úsuga leader near the country’s border with Panama.
Mar 27, 2015, 1:00 AM
The Peruvian authorities plan to invest $47.5 million this year on alternative development projects in areas where illegal coca crops have been eliminated.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:00 AM
It’s no wonder, then, that the United States Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), in collaboration with partners from the Government of Honduras, decided to focus on “Strengthening Regional Security Cooperation to Counter Transnational Organized Crime” as the theme for this year’s Central American Security Conference (CENTSEC 2015), the purpose of which is to identify and share knowledge and experiences obtained from countering illicit actors to reduce the levels of violence, stem the flow of illegal drugs, and contribute to greater regional stability.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:00 AM
The National Army is directly involved in infrastructure projects benefiting the communities that have been directly affected by the armed conflict.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:00 AM
With an expected investment of 1.77 billion Reals in 2015 alone, the Submarine Development Program (Prosub) will provide the South American country with its first nuclear propulsion submarine.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:00 AM
Cooperation between Panamanian and U.S. security forces led to the seizure of a large amount of cocaine and the capture of three drug-trafficking suspects on March 19.
Mar 25, 2015, 1:00 AM
The 2015 edition of the operation had the largest number of Troops, vessels, and aircraft mobilized simultaneously under the coordination of the Naval Operations Command: 50 ships, 10 aircraft, 200 vessels, and 15,000 members of the Navy.
Mar 25, 2015, 1:00 AM
Panama’s National Aeronaval Service (SENAN) made four separate cocaine seizures during a seven-day period earlier this month.
Mar 25, 2015, 1:00 AM
The United States Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) recently installed renewable energy equipment, consisting of solar panels and batteries, in Nicaragua and Honduras.
Mar 24, 2015, 1:00 AM
Since its creation in 2005, Honduras's Defense University (UDH) has graduated 2,251 officers who studied Military Sciences, Aeronautical Sciences, Naval Sciences or Military Mechatronic Engineering. The university recently added a bachelor’s degree in Military Nursing, and a graduate program in Central American Defense and Security is on the way.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
During decades of operations aimed at combating the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), Colombian authorities have seized secret diaries, indoctrination protocols, propaganda flyers, and even information containing specific methods utilized to recruit children.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
Agents with the Colombian National Police’s counter-narcotics unit captured a man who is on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) list of the 50 most-wanted drug traffickers in the world.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
Approximately 90 Salvadoran service members will make up the first Air Force contingent to participate in the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), providing protection to UN Forces as well as civilians.
Mar 20, 2015, 1:00 AM
The Colombian National Navy recently seized 1,316 kilograms of cocaine in the Department of Chocó along the country’s northern Pacific Coast.
Mar 19, 2015, 1:00 AM
Troops with Antioquia's Military Guard partnered with the Specialized Judicial Police Directorate against Organized Crime (PCO-CTI) and the Attorney General’s Office to capture the alleged leader of the La Esmeralda narcotrafficking gang.
Mar 19, 2015, 1:00 AM
A new Military contingent from Peru has been assisting the civilian population of Haiti's capital since January 21. This is the 24th Military contingent that Peru has sent to the Caribbean nation since 2004 as part of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH).