Oct 4, 2019, 9:18 AM
The program allows service members to provide support in the fight against narcotrafficking and terrorism.
Oct 4, 2019, 8:11 AM
Members of the Chilean Armed Forces are deployed on the northern borders of the country to counter narcotrafficking and transnational organized crime, in an effort to support police forces in the regions bordering Argentina, Bolivia, and Peru.
Oct 3, 2019, 8:06 AM
Operation Formosa, which for the first time had a woman leading a platoon, deployed about 1,900 marines to train with real ammunition.
Oct 3, 2019, 7:59 AM
The government of Daniel Ortega has turned Nicaragua into a safe haven for international criminals, sheltering narcotraffickers, terrorists, and corrupt former politicians, security experts say.
Oct 2, 2019, 8:02 AM
Killings and criminal acts decrease due to a new security strategy.
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.
Oct 2, 2019, 7:45 AM
The U.S. is helping Venezuelan children to continue learning even after they have fled their country.
Oct 1, 2019, 8:09 AM
Oct 1, 2019, 7:56 AM
Sep 30, 2019, 7:28 AM
Exiled Venezuelan lawmaker Julio Borges, head of foreign affairs for Juan Guaidó’s interim government, condemned a strategy of disruption from international criminal groups that receive support from the disputed government of Nicolás Maduro.
Sep 30, 2019, 7:17 AM
The Uruguayan Armed Forces are known for participating in peacekeeping and humanitarian assistance operations, as they did during Haiti’s reconstruction efforts after the 2010 earthquake.
Sep 27, 2019, 9:56 AM
Venezuela’s Mining Arc represents an environmental crime that endangers the country’s most important hydroelectric basin.
Sep 27, 2019, 8:00 AM
Nicolás Maduro’s claim that indigenous Venezuelans are his allies is at odds with his regime’s treatment of them.
Sep 27, 2019, 7:52 AM
Security experts agree on cooperation to prevent transnational organized crime.
Sep 27, 2019, 7:17 AM
On September 3, Venezuelan Interim President Juan Guaidó announced he would authorize the use of satellite technology to facilitate the location and detection of Colombian irregular groups believed to be in Venezuelan territory.
Sep 27, 2019, 7:03 AM
The capture and prosecution of Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC, in Spanish) and National Liberation Army (ELN, in Spanish) dissident commanders would be easier if disputed Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro weren’t in power, said Colombia’s foreign minister, stressing that Caracas protects these illegal armed groups.
Sep 26, 2019, 10:01 AM
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed July 29 the country’s will to do “all that it takes” for Venezuela to “get democracy back.”
Sep 26, 2019, 7:39 AM
On August 9, 2019, the Paraguayan government signed a decree to neutralize terrorist organizations operating undercover in the tri-border area of Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay, designating the Islamic State (IS), al-Qaida, Hamas, and Hezbollah as terrorist organizations.
Sep 26, 2019, 7:30 AM
Strengthening partnerships and improving critical skills with over 10 government and civilian sector agencies was the focus of a week-long first aid seminar held at the Western Battalion of the Panamanian National Border Service (SENAFRONT, in Spanish) in Chiriquí province, Panama, August 26-30, 2019.
Sep 25, 2019, 9:33 AM
On July 29, Colombian President Iván Duque said Nicolás Maduro turned Venezuela into a sanctuary for terrorism, furthering tension between the neighboring countries.