• Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, receives an orientation of U.S. Special Operations communications equipment from Sgt. 1st Class Raul Gutierrez, an instructor at the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School.  Also pictured are Col. Kairgeldy K. Yesseneyev (left), Kazakhstan's Ministry of Defense chief of the department of international cooperation and Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, receives an orientation of U.S. Special Operations communications equipment from Sgt. 1st Class Raul Gutierrez, an instructor at...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee; Gen. David M. Rodriguez, FORSCOM commanding general; Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces; and Col. Kairgeldy K. Yesseneyev (left), Kazakhstan's Ministry of Defense chief of the department of international cooperation, are seated in front of a formation of 82nd Airborne Division Soldiers at the division war museum's memorial park.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee; Gen. David M. Rodriguez, FORSCOM commanding general; Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Maj. Gen. John W. Nicholson Jr., commanding general, 82nd Airborne Division, meet at the 82nd Airborne Division Museum on Fort Bragg.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Maj. Gen. John W. Nicholson Jr., commanding general, 82nd Airborne Division, meet at the 82nd Airborne Division Museum on Fort...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces, during their Fort Bragg tour.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces, during their Fort Bragg tour.

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, greets Soldiers from A Company, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, after their demonstration of building clearance at Fort Bragg's Range 75.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, greets Soldiers from A Company, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, after their demonstration of...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, receives an orientation of the urban terrain training conducted at Fort Bragg's Range 74 from Col. Michael R. Fenzel, commander,  3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.  Mr. Yuri Shkeyrov (left) is Gen. Zhasuzakov's interpreter.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, receives an orientation of the urban terrain training conducted at Fort Bragg's Range 74 from Col. Michael R. Fenzel, commander...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, listens as leaders and Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division describe the brigade's tactical medical capabilities.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, listens as leaders and Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces, observe Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division conducting tactical medical evacuation training.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, and Gen. Maj. Adylbek K. Aldarbergenov (right), commander of Kazakhstan airmobile forces, observe Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade...

  • Col. Rolando Castro (second left), deputy commander for administration, Womack Army Medical Center, provides an overview of WAMC operations to Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee.  Also pictured from left are Gen. David M. Rodriguez, FORSCOM commanding general; Mr. Yuri Shkeyrov, Gen. Zhasuzakov's interpreter; Col. Robert Timm, U.S. Department of Defense attaché to Astana, Kazakhstan, Mrs. Ginny Rodriguez and Mrs. Gulnara Zhasuzakova.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Col. Rolando Castro (second left), deputy commander for administration, Womack Army Medical Center, provides an overview of WAMC operations to Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, addresses Soldiers of the U.S. Army Special Operations Command at the USASOC Fallen Heroes Memorial Wall.  Gen. Zhasuzakov specifically asked for the opportunity to pay respect to the fallen Soldiers of the command.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, addresses Soldiers of the U.S. Army Special Operations Command at the USASOC Fallen Heroes Memorial Wall. Gen. Zhasuzakov...

  • Gen. David M. Rodriguez, FORSCOM commanding general; Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee; Lt. Gen. Charles T. Cleveland, commanding general, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, and Maj. Gen. Edward M. Reeder Jr., commanding general; U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. David M. Rodriguez, FORSCOM commanding general; Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee; Lt. Gen. Charles T. Cleveland, commanding general, U.S. Army Special...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov (center), Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, observes a demonstration of tactical life-saving first aid by students at the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov (center), Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, observes a demonstration of tactical life-saving first aid by students at the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare...

  • Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, addresses the assembled leaders and Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne Division at the division war museum's memorial park.  Gen. Zhasuzakov specifically asked for the opportunity to pay respect to the fallen Soldiers of the command.  Gen. Zhasuzahov is assisted by his interpreter, Mr. Yuri Shkeyrov.

    Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Gen. Col. Saken A Zhasuzakov, Kazakhstan first deputy minister of defense and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, addresses the assembled leaders and Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne Division at the division war museum's memorial park. Gen...

A military delegation from the Republic of Kazakhstan, led by Gen. Col. Saken A. Zhasuzakov, first deputy minister of defense and chairman of that nations' chiefs of staff committee, visited Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 8-9. The delegation got a firsthand look at the latest in combat medical and tactical communications training and technology, visited memorials to fallen Soldiers, saw Soldier and Army Family support facilities and received command updates from U.S. Army Forces Command, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, the 82nd Airborne Division and Womack Army Medical Center.

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