TITLE

Global News

PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Army Reserve Magazine;Summer2004, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article gives information on the Exercise New Horizons 2004, which is a joint and combined exercise sponsored by the U.S. Southern Command working with the Government of Guatemala to perform humanitarian and civic assistance projects, including exercise related construction and medical readiness activities. The U.S. service members deployed to Guatemala as part of Joint Task Force Quetzal are working side-by-side with soldiers from Guatemala to build schools and hospitals, as well as to drill wells to provide fresh thinking water for the local population. The majority of the soldiers are from the U.S. Army Reserve, but they also have active duty Army and Navy, as well as Air Force Reserve and U.S. Marines all serving together.
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14013581

 

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