May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This article from the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service highlights one National Guardsman's Hmong heritage, and how it shaped his decision to enter the military.
As part of the State Partnership Program (SPP), three U.S. Army National Guard leaders visited with members of the Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) at their military training center in Holhol, Djibouti, Nov. 14, 2017.
A team of subject matter experts and senior leaders from the Idaho National Guard were in Cambodia from Sept. 9 -17 working and learning with members of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces. The mission was part of the National Guard’s State Partnership Program.
In the wake of what has so far been a devastating hurricane season, the U.S. military, FEMA, and numerous other groups have been working hard to deliver relief and aid to the Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Here, we highlight a few of these relief missions.
U.S. service members and soldiers of the Jordan Armed Forces gave back to their community in Jordan by delivering school supplies to children.
National Guard Troops from North Carolina maintain their strong bonds with the Republic of Moldova as they participate in Training Exercise Fireshield.
The State Partnership Program (SPP) has been successfully building relationships for over 20 years linking a US state's National Guard with the armed forces or equivalent of a partner country in a cooperative, mutually beneficial relationship.