Oct 2, 2019, 7:52 AM
U.S. Navy Hospital Ship USNS Comfort departed Grenada following the completion of the ship's seventh medical mission in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, September 21.
Sep 24, 2019, 9:05 AM
A work-related injury is how Yakin Estanda found himself aboard U.S. Navy Hospital Ship USNS Comfort off the shores of Trinidad and Tobago.
Sep 19, 2019, 7:18 AM
International attention to the fires in the Amazon focuses on Bolivia, as the country continues to suffer the destruction of its forests and unique biodiversity.
Sep 19, 2019, 7:09 AM
The new force highlights the importance of regional cooperation in the fight against organized crime.
Multinational Operations Improve Defense in the Amazon Region and Provide Care to Riverine Populations
Sep 16, 2019, 10:31 AM
For the last 45 years, the Brazilian, Colombian, and Peruvian navies have been carrying out Operation BRACOLPER.
Sep 12, 2019, 8:30 AM
Sep 11, 2019, 9:15 AM
The sailing boat trains future Peruvian sailors and promotes cooperation between partner nations’ armed forces.
Sep 9, 2019, 8:14 AM
The event is an opportunity to exchange naval experiences, to find solutions for naval defense polices, and to obtain information on new resources and means.
Sep 6, 2019, 8:15 AM
In a clear step forward in the fight against terrorism, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and the United States have created a coordination group to monitor the Tri-border area, where organizations such as Hezbollah fund themselves illegally.
Sep 5, 2019, 8:25 AM
Brazil hosted the longest running maritime exercise in the Western Hemisphere.
Sep 4, 2019, 9:19 AM
Members of the Central American Armed Forces Conference sign agreements to address environmental challenges.
Aug 30, 2019, 9:06 AM
U.S. Southern Command’s humanitarian mission Continuing Promise 2019 provided medical care during hospital ship USNS Comfort’s visit to Santa Marta, Colombia, August 20-25.
Aug 29, 2019, 9:19 AM
The Senior Enlisted Leaders Seminar of the South American Defense Conference highlighted the training of noncommissioned officers as the fundamental axis for military leadership.
Aug 26, 2019, 11:16 AM
On August 18, U.S. Navy Hospital Ship USNS Comfort began its operations in Santa Marta, Colombia, to continue its humanitarian mission and provide medical assistance to locals and Venezuelan migrants.
Aug 26, 2019, 10:10 AM
For the first time, Brazil co-hosts, alongside U.S. Southern Command, the South American Defense Conference.
Aug 16, 2019, 7:43 AM
The Brazilian Naval War College (ESG, in Portuguese) and the William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric and Defense Studies signed a Memorandum of Understanding on June 14, in Rio de Janeiro. The document calls for the development of academic, cultural, and cooperation exchange programs.
Aug 14, 2019, 9:07 AM
Host nation government officials, partner nation representatives, and senior leadership from U.S. Navy Hospital Ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) attended an opening ceremony to mark the beginning of the ship's medical mission in Colon, Panama, August 7.
Aug 12, 2019, 11:55 AM
Indigenous Wayuu communities from Juan de Aragón and Tocoromana in Riohacha, La Guajira department, Colombia, celebrated the official inauguration of two schools for their children on June 7, 2019.
Aug 6, 2019, 10:49 AM
Brazil’s new status increases partnership possibilities with the United States in the fields of defense and security.
Jul 25, 2019, 7:54 AM
Brazilian Air Force General Raul Botelho, chief of the Brazilian Armed Forces’ Joint Staff visited the headquarters of U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) in Miami on July 16.