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Oct 29, 2015, 1:00 AM
At the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games, Colombian National Army Captain Diego Cuesta won gold in the 50-meter and 100-meter freestyles - the latter of which in a meet-record 59.65 to qualify for the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Oct 29, 2015, 1:00 AM
The Joint Command of the Armed Forces of Perú (CCFFAA) trained 43 journalists, showing them Military drills and operations and teaching them self-defense.
Oct 28, 2015, 1:00 AM
The National Peace Operations Institute of Uruguay (ENOPU) conducted a training program for journalists headed to cover peacekeeping missions.
Oct 27, 2015, 1:00 AM
El Salvador's Army Sixth Infantry Brigade provided medical and dental care to more than 400 needy people in the country's eastern region.
Oct 27, 2015, 1:00 AM
Army Troops destroyed 12 barges and four clandestine landing strips that criminal groups used to support illegal mining.
Oct 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
Guatemala's Ministry of National Defense and the Military are cooperating with the National Civil Police (PNC) to provide security for the country's elections.
Oct 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
The United States Marine Corps is helping create the first group of martial arts instructors as part of a new course of studies for the Honduran Marine Corps.
Oct 23, 2015, 1:00 AM
Since 2009, Panama’s National Aeronaval Service has seized 121 tons of drugs, according to SENAN Aeronaval Operations National Director Ramón Nonato López, who granted an exclusive interview to Diálogo.
Oct 22, 2015, 1:00 AM
Uruguay's Armed Forces, working in cooperation with the Ministry of Social Welfare and the National Emergency Response System, evacuated victims of flooding and provided them with food and shelter.
Oct 22, 2015, 1:00 AM
A ceasefire by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and de-escalation measures by the Colombian governments have yielded the country's two least violent months in more than 30 years, according to the Conflict Analysis Resource Center, a Bogotá-based think tank that monitors the country’s violence levels.
Oct 21, 2015, 1:00 AM
Some Trinidadian Muslims have traveled to Syria to join the forces of the self-identified Islamic State (ISIS).
Oct 21, 2015, 1:00 AM
Organized crime is having a tough time trafficking drugs across Honduras since the Honduran Naval Force (FNH) toughened its vigilance in the nation’s territorial waters at the start of 2014, when law enforcement entities reinforced security measures.
Oct 20, 2015, 1:00 AM
Hashish trafficking between Spain and Morocco across the Strait of Gibraltar is nothing new and has flourished over the last two decades, but as El País reports, drug traffickers are employing a relatively new trafficking tactic involving enclosed boat slips known as “narco-embarcaderos” along the Guadarranque River.
Oct 19, 2015, 1:00 AM
More than 1,000 service members from the Armed Forces of Argentina and Chile recently participated in Cruz del Sur III, a bi-national training exercise aimed at enabling the two Militaries to work in tandem in future United Nations peacekeeping missions.
Oct 19, 2015, 1:00 AM
Soldiers from Central America and the Dominican Republic participated in scenarios fighting criminal groups during the Computer Simulation Exercise Applied to the International Law of Armed Conflict at the Computerized Tactical Training Center (CETAC) of the Armed Forces of El Salvador (FAES).
Oct 19, 2015, 1:00 AM
The USNS Spearhead visited Honduras, Belize, Guatemala, and Colombia during the Southern Partnership Station-Joint High Speed Vessel 2015 mission.
Oct 16, 2015, 1:00 AM
Brazilian authorities have launched the Amazônia SAR and Amazônia Conectada projects, which provide technological support to help the Armed Forces preserve the world's largest rainforest.
Oct 16, 2015, 1:00 AM
Honduran and U.S. Marines are training together to combat organized crime groups and protect the environment. Once they complete the training in November, the Honduran Marines will train their fellow service members.
Oct 15, 2015, 1:00 AM
Following the 8.4-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that destroyed a large part of the coastline and interior locations in the Coquimbo Region IV, 2,033 service members from Chile’s Army, Navy, and Air Force are still working in the area.
Oct 14, 2015, 1:00 AM
Marine officials from 17 countries in the Americas met in Colombia to strengthen ties among partner nations and develop strategies to respond to natural and manmade disasters on a bilateral or multilateral basis.