NEWS | Aug. 19, 2021

U.S.-Chilean Army Staff Talks commence for the 16th year

By Leanne Thomas

U.S. Army Col. Jeffrey T. Lopez, left, U.S. Army South Security Cooperation Division chief, and Chilean Army Col. Jorge Salinas, right, U.S. Army South partner nation liaison officer, meet virtually with Chilean Army participants during the 16th Annual U.S.-Chilean Army Staff Talks, Aug. 19, 2021, at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. As the Army’s Executive Agent, U.S. Army South conducts bilateral staff talks with partner nations in the U.S. Southern Command’s area of responsibility to strengthen the command’s professional relationships and create training opportunities in the Western Hemisphere.