Fuerzas Comando is an annual multinational special operational forces skills competition sponsored by U.S. Southern Command and hosted this year by the Ministry of Public Security, Panama.Through friendly competition, this exercise promotes interoperability, military-to-military relationships, increases training knowledge, and improves regional security. Cooperation and integration among partner nations is crucial in confronting transnational challenges.Fuerzas Comando 2018 started on Monday 16 with the participation of 17 countries from the Caribbean, Central America, South America, and the United States participated in the ceremony. (Photo by Army Sgt.: Alexis Velez)