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Fuerzas Comando 2012

Members of the U.S. team practice for the water event portion of the Fuerzas Comando competition, June 3, 2012, at the Colombian National Training Center in Tolemaida. Fuerzas Comando, established in 2004, is a U.S. Southern Command-sponsored special forces skills competition and senior leader seminar which is conducted annually in Central and South America and the Caribbean. The ninth annual event is a military skills competition, which is aimed to strengthen regional and multinational cooperation, mutual trust enhance training readiness and interoperability of special forces in the region.



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This work, Fuerzas Comando 2012 [Image 3 of 16], by SGT Christopher Vann, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.03.2012

Date Posted:06.03.2012 15:56

Photo ID:593236

VIRIN:120604-A-UC781-191

Resolution:2592x3872

Size:3.67 MB

Location:FORT TOLEMAIDA, COGlobe

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