Army Under Secretary visits Chile to help foster inter-military cooperation
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
A Chilean Colonel points out an active minefield along the Chilean and Peruvian border to Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal and describes how it's dangerous munitions are being safely removed during humanitarian demining operations, June 11, 2012, in Quebrada de Escritos, Chile. Westphal participated in the 12th U.S. and Chile Defense Consultative Commission and visited with select Chilean Army units to expand partnership capacity. The U.S. and Chilean defense partnership is focused on a range of initiatives, from disaster response to conducting joint exercises and training.
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