Archives

Nov 19, 2008, 1:00 AM
GLASGOW, November 18th, 2008 (AFP) – This Wednesday, the Argentine Soccer Selection is playing a friendly match against Scotland at Hampden Park, a stadium located three kilometers away from where Alexander Watson Hutton, founder and first president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), was born.
Nov 17, 2008, 1:00 AM
*Mauro Costa-Mattioli recognized for studies of how memories are formed*
Nov 14, 2008, 1:00 AM
Bogota, 11 Nov (EFE).- Ingrid Betancourt, former hostage of FARC's guerrillas, invited Latin American Presidents today to join the protest that will take place this November 28th to demand the freedom of all kidnapped people in Colombia.
Nov 14, 2008, 1:00 AM
ARIMA, Trinidad and Tobago – As another chapter comes to a close on the Continuing Promise (CP) 2008 mission, medical personnel embarked aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) returned to the Armina District Health Clinic to assess the progress of patients who received eye surgery aboard the ship Oct. 28 – Nov. 5. Patients and physicians were pleased with the results.
Nov 11, 2008, 1:00 AM
The Navy admiral who commands U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command and the U.S. 4th Fleet said during a visit to the USS Kearsarge that relief efforts, like the operation in Haiti, are a core mission for U.S. forces in U.S. Southern Command.
Oct 27, 2008, 1:00 AM
The following is an article authored by Navy Adm. James Stavridis, commander of U.S. Southern Command. The article, which discusses the drug trade threat and the efforts of U.S. and partner nation forces to combat traffickers, was published in National Defense University’s October 2008 edition of Joint Force Quarterly magazine.
Sep 30, 2008, 1:00 AM
USS Kearsarge departed Haiti today after completing a 19-day disaster relief mission in the storm-ravaged Caribbean nation that included robust helicopter and sealift support to U.S. relief efforts led by the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA).
Sep 24, 2008, 1:00 AM
U.S. medical teams deployed to the Honduran capital for 15 days to team with Honduran medical professionals and perform specialized hand surgeries Sept. 8-19.
Sep 15, 2008, 1:00 AM
During the Continuing Promise (CP) 2008 humanitarian/civic assistance (HCA) mission in Colombia, Aug. 27- Sept. 9, joint-military and multi-national medical personnel embarked aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) had the opportunity to work alongside local medical professionals.
Sep 9, 2008, 1:00 AM
USS KEARSARGE, At Sea – USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) is supporting the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in providing assistance to Haiti.
Aug 28, 2008, 1:00 AM
AYOKO KAZERNE, Suriname - A delegation of Brazilian military officials received an operational overview of the Beyond the Horizons 2008 - Suriname exercise from U.S. Army South organizers July 19-21 at the Ayoko Kazerne Base Camp to familiarize themselves with humanitarian operations being conducted throughout the country.
Aug 22, 2008, 1:00 AM
After three months of performing nine medical missions, New Horizons medical readiness training exercises have come to a close with a total of 12,414 Peruvians treated by Air Force and Navy medical reservists.
Aug 22, 2008, 1:00 AM
Thirty-one Airmen from theCalifornia Air National Guard's 163rdMedical Group traveled to Guatemala Aug. 18 for a two-week medical readiness training exercise in and aroundSanta Rosa.
Aug 12, 2008, 1:00 AM
Aug 8, 2008, 1:00 AM
A shipment of fortified rice, coordinated by SOUTHCOM's Humanitarian Assistance Directorate, arrived in Haiti recently and was distributed by representatives from the government of Haiti and an international NGO and was delivered to those most in need.
Jul 23, 2008, 1:00 AM
7/10/2008-AYACUCHO, Peru--U.S. Army CH-47D "Chinook" aircrew members and soldiers with Task Force New Horizons are providing heavy-lift helicopter support to more than 990 U.S. servicemembers deployed to Ayacucho, Peru in support of New Horizons Peru-2008, a humanitarian effort focused on bringing a better quality of life to the people of the Peru.
Jul 23, 2008, 1:00 AM
USS Boxer makes voyage to El Salvador, Guatemala, Peru
Jul 22, 2008, 1:00 AM
*Dialogue on Hemispheric Security in preparation for the Mérida Initiative*
Jul 16, 2008, 1:00 AM
*Beyond Guns and Steel: Reviving the Nonmilitary Instruments of American Power*
Jul 11, 2008, 1:00 AM
Colombia's military rescued 15 hostages, including three U.S. government contractors, from leftist revolutionary captors who had imprisoned the group in jungle camps for more than five years.