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Conference of the American Armies participants support human rights in the age of partnership
December 20, 2016
(From left) Dr. Bridget Gersten, the State Department’s foreign policy/political advisor assigned to U.S. Army South; Lt. Col. Javier Rivera Rosaria, Staff Judge Advocate for U.S. Army South; and Enrique Labrador, U.S. Army’s liaison officer to the Conference of American Armies, all attended specialized conference on human rights Nov. 28 to Dec. 3 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

Retreat shows Soldiers how to be ‘Single And Strong’
December 8, 2016
Chaplain (Maj.) John Sedwick (left) talks with participants from the Strong Bonds retreat held in Corpus Christi, Texas Nov. 14-16. Strong Bonds is usually a retreat focused on married couples, but has expanded to focus on single Soldiers. The three-day event taught the group how to have healthy relationships in their personal lives and at work.

Army South hosts two-week Colombian army visit
November 10, 2016
Suboficial Jefe Técnico de Comando (Command Chief Technical Petty Officer) Andres Pacheco, Colombian Navy, speaks to paticipants during a Colombian Army Sergeants Major and Joint Sergeants Major Academy visit to U.S. Army South headquarters at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Oct. 24.

Army South team assists families displaced by Hurricane Matthew
November 8, 2016
Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, or NSGB, Cuba, families check in at the air terminal Oct. 11 during their return after having been evacuated to Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla., due to Hurricane Matthew.

Army South conducts bilateral staff talks in Chile
November 8, 2016
Maj. Gen. K.K. Chinn (left) salutes Chilean troops in formation Oct. 28 as part of U.S. and Chilean Army to Army Executive Staff Talks held in Santiago, Chile.

Army South assists Caribbean forces to unite against disasters
October 6, 2016
Sub. Lt. Julio Vance (center), Trinidad and Tobago Defense Force Coast Guard executive officer, guides a tour on the TTS Brighton, a vessel used in the assistance of disasters. The visitors were participants of a humanitarian assistance/disaster relief workshop held in Port of Spain, Trinidad, Sept. 12-15.

Conference of the American Armies explores new challenges of the 21st Century
October 6, 2016
Gen. Alberto Jose Mejia, Colombian National army commander addresses members of the Conference of the American Armies during a specialized conference that took place in Bogota, Colombia Sept. 19-23. The purpose of the conference is to address various concerns that effect multiple countries from both North and South America. The conference is made up of more than 20 members, will other countries attending as observers.