Thursday , 17 October 2019

Tag Archives: State Partnership Program

EUCOM Commander Talks National Guard

Admiral James Stavridis, Commander United States European Command (EUCOM) and Supreme Allied Commander, Europe (SACEUR) talks about the State Partnership Program.  The State Partnership takes the Guard units from states across the country and partner with European countries.  It brings together many different types of guard units in a terrific training and mentoring opportunity.  Click here to learn more: Video …

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The National Guard State Partnership Program

The National Guard’s 65-nation, 20-year-old State Partnership Program provides unique partnership capacity-building capabilities to combatant commanders and U.S. ambassadors through partnerships between U.S. states, territories and the District of Columbia and foreign countries. The SPP supports U.S. national interests and security cooperation goals by engaging partner nations via military, socio-political and economic conduits at the local, state and national level. …

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The President Meets With Illinois Nation Guard in Poland

From WARSAW, Poland – President Barack Obama and twelve Illinois National Guard Soldiers laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on Memorial Day, 2011. The Illinois troops and Polish Soldiers have been training together on responding to a chemical attack since May 19 as part of the crisis management exercise EPIFAKTOR 2011 in Warsaw, Poland. Capt. …

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Guardsman acts as liaison to Ghana, preps for Obama visit

A North Dakota Army National Guard officer is on the front end of President Barack Obama’s visit to the country later this week. Maj. Michael A. Holly is assigned here as the bilateral affairs officer for North Dakota’s State Partnership Program with Ghana. He and his family relocated to Ghana last year, and he works out of the U.S. Embassy …

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