Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Antwan C. Williams, U.S. Army South Public Affairs
Some of the Army chiefs attending the Conference of American Armies pose for an official photograph. The CAA held an Extraordinary Commanders' Meeting Dec. 10-13 in Mexico City. The CAA, comprised of 20 member armies, five observer armies and two international military organizations from the Caribbean, Central, North and South American nations, is the largest gathering of army chiefs in the region. CAA is a forum for chiefs of armies to come together and discuss issues of mutual interest in order to contribute to hemispheric security, protection against threats and to enhance interpersonal relationships. The U.S. Army South commanding general, Maj. Gen. Frederick S. Rudesheim led the U.S. delegation at the Extraordinary Commanders' Meeting on behalf of the Chief of Staff of the Army.