Army Under Secretary visits Chile to help foster inter-military cooperation
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller
Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal pays his respects during a visit to the Chilean Tumba Soldado Desconocido, or Tomb of the Unknown Soldier which helps to commemorate the War of the Pacific over a hundred years ago, which involved Chile, Peru, and Bolivia during a recent visit to the History Museum of Morro de Arica, June 11, 2012 in Arica, 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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