Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Jason Shepherd, United States Army Pacific
JAKARTA- Senior Army and security officials from 30 nations gathered here for the
Pacific Armies Management Seminar (PAMS) XXXII. PAMS is the U.S. Army's largest
Asia-Pacific theater security cooperation program event. It is a multinational
military seminar that provides a forum for senior-level officers from the Asia
Pacific's regional ground forces in U.S. Army, Pacific's area of responsibility to exchange views and ideas. This year's main theme is "Critical Land/Security Forces' Challenges."
Widagdo-Indonesian Brig. Gen. Thomas E. Widagdo gives a briefing on "Gaining and
maintaining situational understanding in the contemporary operating environment"
during Pacific Armies Management Seminar XXXII in Jakarta Aug. 26. Photo by U.S.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Shepherd, United States Army Pacific.