Oct 18, 2017, 8:03 AM
BRACOLPER 2017 brought together 400 service members and nearly 10 ships for the purpose of improving combat operations against crimes on the three nations’ borders.
Oct 17, 2017, 8:50 AM
The Urabá region, with its dense vegetation, continues to serve as a refuge for armed criminal groups.
Oct 16, 2017, 8:11 AM
High-ranking Brazilian and foreign service members and defense and security companies participated in the Humanitarian Logistics Symposium, which served as preparation for AMAZONLOG 2017.
Oct 12, 2017, 10:16 AM
After docking at eight ports, the T.S. Esmeralda arrived in Colombia to strengthen the bonds of friendship between the two countries' navies.
Oct 11, 2017, 9:27 AM
Three thousand men and women in eight battalions offer services to communities.
Oct 11, 2017, 9:00 AM
The Joint Staff of the Uruguayan Air Force is holding bilateral meetings with counterparts from Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, and Colombia to strengthen bonds of friendship and reach cooperation agreements.
Oct 10, 2017, 9:08 AM
The course, rolled out in three phases over a 10-week period, trains service members on combat and survival skills in the jungle environment of the Amazon.
Oct 10, 2017, 8:42 AM
Technicians specialized in Super Tucanos replaced landing gear components on aircraft belonging to the Ecuadorean Air Force.
Oct 3, 2017, 9:37 AM
Oct 3, 2017, 9:20 AM
After 11 meetings of the Binational Border Commission, the security of the shared border has improved substantially.
Oct 2, 2017, 9:57 AM
Central American service members are given exhaustive instruction on human rights and international humanitarian law.
Sep 27, 2017, 9:06 AM
The training program is extensive, covering everything from firing techniques to observation, memorization, and description of the battlefield.
Sep 26, 2017, 9:50 AM
Guatemalan service members will increase their capacities for countering drug trafficking through training in military operations in urban terrain.
Sep 25, 2017, 10:10 AM
In a joint operation, the Colombian Army and National Police destroyed an illegal crude oil refinery complex in the department of Nariño.
Sep 22, 2017, 9:49 AM
Firefighters from Central America train on new technologies for responding to local and regional emergencies.
Sep 20, 2017, 9:38 AM
Around 150 military personnel and civilians participated in a simulated exercise designed to train in joint actions to provide emergency services to the population in natural disaster scenarios.
Sep 20, 2017, 9:10 AM
The replacement of the FAL 7.62 mm M964 automatic rifle with the IA2 5.56 mm assault rifle, manufactured by Brazil’s War Material Industry, is being done gradually, with plans for completion in 2027.
Sep 18, 2017, 9:32 AM
A Boeing 737 plane is flown by an all-female crew for the first time, 17 years after women were allowed into the Chilean Air Force.
Sep 13, 2017, 1:55 PM
Joint participation during the PANAMAX, Culminating, and AMAZONLOG exercises was part of the five-year cooperation agreement between the two countries.
Sep 8, 2017, 8:50 AM
Military forces put the operation into effect nationwide, resulting in the arrest of 197 extortionists.