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U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Weymeyer, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group commander, leads a group of U.S. service members on a march uphill while participating in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Both men and women can be victims of sexual assault, and there are support services and reporting options available for all victims, regardless of their situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Weymeyer, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group commander, leads a group of U.S. service members on a march uphill while participating in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Both men and women can be victims of sexual assault, and there are support services and reporting options available for all victims, regardless of their situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Chester Gamble, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group first sergeant, speaks to service members prior to the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is recognized in April by both civilian and military communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Chester Gamble, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group first sergeant, speaks to service members prior to the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is recognized in April by both civilian and military communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. service members participate in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is an opportunity for the entire DoD community – service members, civilians, family members and leaders at every level – to underscore their commitment to eliminating the crime of sexual assault, supporting victims, and intervening when appropriate to help stop unsafe behavior. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. service members participate in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is an opportunity for the entire DoD community – service members, civilians, family members and leaders at every level – to underscore their commitment to eliminating the crime of sexual assault, supporting victims, and intervening when appropriate to help stop unsafe behavior. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

A group of U.S. service members sprint to finish the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. The Department of Defense’s commitment to the treatment and care of victims of sexual assault began in 2004 with the creation of the Joint Task Force for Sexual Assault Prevention and Response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

A group of U.S. service members sprint to finish the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. The Department of Defense’s commitment to the treatment and care of victims of sexual assault began in 2004 with the creation of the Joint Task Force for Sexual Assault Prevention and Response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Wehmeyer, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group commander, speaks to service members prior to the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. The goal of the 5K was to raise awareness and promote the prevention of sexual violence through educational awareness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael Wehmeyer, the 346th Air Expeditionary Group commander, speaks to service members prior to the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. The goal of the 5K was to raise awareness and promote the prevention of sexual violence through educational awareness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. service members participate in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Statistically, most sexual assaults begin as sexual harassment and then escalate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

U.S. service members participate in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Statistically, most sexual assaults begin as sexual harassment and then escalate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

A group of U.S. service members march downhill while participating in a Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Together, all service members must work every day to instill and maintain a climate that does not tolerate or ignore sexist behavior, sexual harassment, or sexual assault. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

A group of U.S. service members march downhill while participating in a Sexual Assault Prevention and Response 5K Ruck March in Arroyo Cano, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2017. Together, all service members must work every day to instill and maintain a climate that does not tolerate or ignore sexist behavior, sexual harassment, or sexual assault. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy M. Young)

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After a successful F-AIR Colombia air show, the U.S. and the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana continued their work together during Exercise Relámpago! Airmen from the South Carolina Air National Guard worked closely with their counterparts in the Colombian Air Force and continued to share knowledge, exchange experiences and improve interoperability between partner nations. #Relámpago4 #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Embajada de los Estados Unidos Colombia
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🇺🇸🇨🇱This week 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) hosted Airmen to Airmen talks between the United States Air Force and the Fuerza Aérea De Chile. Chilean Air Force Major General Francisco Torres led the Chilean delegation in planning future multinational events between the two Air Forces.
🇺🇸🇬🇾 United States Air Force Staff Sargent Brandon Tucker was the master artist behind the designs for 5 New Horizons ceremonial keys! The keys are given during the handover of each completed project. Four small keys for each construction site and a 10 foot tall key for the handover of our camp facilities.
#EnduringPromise 🇺🇸🇬🇾U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army engineers have finished 4 construction projects in Guyana as part of the New Horizons Training Exercise 2019. Each year New Horizons Training Exercise is conducted in a different Partner Nation, this is the 3rd time it's been held in Guyana.
#DYK Since 2012, Colombian forces and the @SCGuard have worked and trained together as part of the The National Guard’s State Partnership Program. Watch this video on the South Carolina Air National Guard training and flying with the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana during exercise Relampago 4 earlier this month. #EnduringPromise
🇺🇸🇭🇳Great insight into the role of Joint Task Force-Bravo, stationed at the Honduran Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The U.S. military task force provides medical assistance and disaster response in the region while supporting our Central American partners.
#ICYMI last week New Horizons team gathered with the village of Yarrowkabra and Amelia's Ward, Linden to celebrate the completion and handover ceremonies for two community centers.
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The F-AIR COLOMBIA air show last month was a great example of the successful partnership between the United States Air Force and the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana. Check out our video highlighting this crucial partnership! #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Embajada de los Estados Unidos Colombia South Carolina Air National Guard Air Force Thunderbirds
Hear firsthand the changes the #USNSComfort and crew are providing for those in need as a patient reflects on her experience aboard the U.S. Navy hospital ship after receiving cataract surgery. #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera
Some amazing humanitarian work still underway at the New Horizons Training Exercise! #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera
A construction update from our team at New Horizons Training Exercise! #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera
Admiral Craig Faller, commander of U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), recently paid a visit to the #USNSComfort in Costa Rica, which is on a 5-month, 12-nation humanitarian mission in the region. Check out the video below! #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera
#EnduringPromise Take a moment to check out all the work the New Horizons Guyana construction members have accomplished on across Linden and the village of Yarrowkabra.
Airmen from the U.S. and Colombia have worked closely this month during Exercise Relámpago! F-16s from the South Carolina Air National Guard have joined with Kfir fighters from the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana for this critical air-to-air exercise, which was also an opportunity to build relationships and strengthen ties between two partner nations. #Relámpago4 #EnduringPromise #Promesaduradera U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Embajada de los Estados Unidos Colombia
The South Carolina Air National Guard worked together with the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana for exercise Relámpago in Rionegro, Colombia. Check out this video overview on how the United States Air Force works together with partner nations. #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera #Relámpago4 U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Embajada de los Estados Unidos Colombia
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Unsafe intercepts such as this are irresponsible. They increase the risk and potential for collisions. International airspace needs to be a place where everyone flies safely and within international norms.
After a successful F-AIR Colombia air show, the U.S. and the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana continued their work together during Exercise Relámpago! Airmen from the South Carolina Air National Guard worked closely with their counterparts in the Colombian Air Force and continued to share knowledge, exchange experiences and improve interoperability between partner nations. #Relámpago4 #EnduringPromise #PromesaDuradera U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Embajada de los Estados Unidos Colombia
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