Aug 29, 2019, 9:09 AM
Wildfires in the Amazon and Pantanal region have affected nearly 50,000 acres.
Aug 20, 2019, 8:57 AM
More than 450 civilians and service members from 14 countries of the Americas participated in environmental emergency simulations in Puerta Libertad, Misiones province, Argentina, within the framework of the Conference of American Armies (CAA).
Aug 19, 2019, 9:27 AM
With theoretical and hands-on activities, the exercise updates knowledge and keeps service members, who are specialized in providing help and protection during chemical emergencies, prepared.
Jun 26, 2019, 8:55 AM
FAHUM 2019 evaluates response, evacuation, and victim care mechanisms during natural disasters.
May 17, 2019, 8:24 AM
U.S. Southern Command and the Salvadoran Armed Force will provide medical services to coastal and border areas with high crime and poverty rates.
Apr 16, 2019, 7:02 AM
The Honduran Armed Forces provide medical support through a civil-military program.
Mar 26, 2019, 8:12 AM
Service members, firefighters, civil defense teams, police officers, doctors, and volunteers worked on the greatest rescue operation in Brazil’s history, with more than 300 people missing or dead.
The United States Delivers Additional Humanitarian Assistance in Cucuta, Colombia for the People of Venezuela
Feb 19, 2019, 10:11 AM
Three U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster IIIs transported humanitarian aid cargo to Cúcuta, for distribution in Venezuela.
Feb 13, 2019, 8:23 AM
Operation Shelter started in early 2018 and will extend through March 2020.
Dec 11, 2018, 10:45 AM
The hospital ship makes its last stop as part of humanitarian mission Enduring Promise 2018.
Dec 4, 2018, 11:00 AM
The U.S. Navy hospital ship benefited thousands of people in Colombia.
Nov 20, 2018, 10:39 AM
Turbo is the first of two scheduled stops in the South American country.
Oct 4, 2018, 7:48 AM
USNS Comfort has scheduled stops in four partner nations.
Sep 28, 2018, 9:54 AM
Fleet Marine Squad service members patrol regions of Rio de Janeiro and take part in ground and maritime operations in the most risky areas.
Sep 13, 2018, 9:07 AM
The rainy season affected more than 20,000 people in eastern Colombia.
Aug 20, 2018, 3:47 PM
The United States is sending a U.S. Navy hospital ship to Colombia to help treat some of the hundreds of thousands of people who have poured over the border fleeing violence in Venezuela.
Aug 14, 2018, 8:01 AM
The U.S. military and their Guatemalan counterparts work hand in hand to build houses for the victims of the Fuego Volcano.
Jun 26, 2018, 8:06 AM
The armed forces are critical to the Fuego Volcano emergency response.
Jun 7, 2018, 8:09 AM
Units of the Guatemalan Armed Forces deployed troops to assist during the country’s emergency.