Photo Credit: Spc. Jesse Toves, Garuda Shield 09 photographer
Col. Juan Diaz, a native of New York City, and Exercise Garuda Shield 09 U.S. executive agent, talks with an Tentara Nasional Indonesia - Angkatan Darat engineer at a construction site in Bandung, Indonesia, approximately 80 miles east of Jakarta, June 15. The structure is one of two Humanitarian and Civic Assistance projects which will be completed during Exercise Garuda Shield 09. GS09 is the latest in a continuing series of exercises designed to promote regional peace and security. Training will focus on peace support operations and Global Peace Operations Initiative certification, a Command Post Exercise, a Field Training exercise and Humanitarian and Civic Assistance projects.
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