Archive: 2022

Sept. 16, 2022

Jordan, U.S. host Senior Enlisted Seminar during Eager Lion 22

AMMAN, Jordan - The U.S. and Jordanian Armed Forces conducted a senior enlisted seminar as part of Exercise Eager Lion, Sept. 13, 2022, in Amman, Jordan. Senior enlisted leaders from more than 10 U.S. Central Command partner nations participated in discussions on drone protection, small unit leadership, and noncommissioned officer (NCO) development.

Sept. 16, 2022

U.S., Jordan hosts a senior leader seminar with 28 partner nations

AMMAN, JORDAN – The U.S. and Jordanian Armed Forces conducted a senior leader seminar as part of Eager Lion, Sept. 13, 2022, in Amman, Jordan. In addition to being a platform for senior leaders from several nations to discuss issues and concerns, the SLS served as an opportunity for leaders to share ‘best practices’ by exchanging the knowledge and skills required to manage and lead effectively in complex environments.

Sept. 16, 2022

AFCENT ACE capabilities tested in capstone event

Ninth Air Force (Air Forces Central) executed Operation Agile Spartan III, its third agile combat employment capstone event, throughout the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility, Aug. 30 to Sep. 16.

Aug. 31, 2022

U.S. Ship Seizes Illegal Narcotics in Gulf of Oman

A U.S. Coast Guard fast response cutter interdicted a fishing vessel smuggling illegal drugs worth an estimated U.S. street value of $20 million while patrolling the Gulf of Oman, Aug. 30.

Aug. 28, 2022

Iraq, Kuwait and U.S. Conduct Joint Patrol in Arabian Gulf

Maritime forces from Iraq, Kuwait and the United States conducted a joint patrol, Aug. 25, in the Arabian Gulf.

Aug. 25, 2022

Bahrain Conducts Fifth Sentinel Shield Exercise with IMSC

Forces from Bahrain and the United States completed a joint exercise in the Arabian Gulf, Aug. 23, led by a nine-nation coalition staff based in the Middle East.

Aug. 23, 2022

New Coast Guard Cutters arrive in Bahrain

MANAMA, Bahrain - Two U.S. Coast Guard fast response cutters arrived in Bahrain, Aug. 23, marking the arrival to their ultimate destination after departing Key West, Florida in June.

Aug. 19, 2022

Arizona Guard wraps up combined joint training in Exercise REGIONAL COOPERATION 22

An 11-person Army and Air team from the Arizona National Guard (NG) traveled to Tajikistan to participate in a two-week combined joint training exercise – Exercise REGIONAL COOPERATION 22 (RC22) – with participants from the United States, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, and Uzbekistan.

Aug. 19, 2022

A package deal crucial to the mission

Asking what an aircraft would do without an airfield, is like asking what USCENTCOM would do without Airpower. They may manage, but realistically it'd be an emergency landing waiting to happen.

Aug. 15, 2022

NAVCENT Hosts Maritime Course for Regional Partners in Bahrain

MANAMA, Bahrain - U.S. Navy personnel in Bahrain kicked off a weeklong course Aug. 14 for 21 senior military leaders from the United States and 10 partner nations.