Last Friday, November 29, the Belize Coast celebrated its eighth anniversary, welcomed its most recent recruits and inaugurated the new San Pedro Forward Operating Base (FOB) in Ambergris Caye.
On November 18-19, U.S. Chargé d'Affaires Margaret Hawthorne and other Embassy officials traveled to Dangriga for meetings with local officials and to celebrate Belize’s Garifuna Settlement Day.
American and Belizean Officials Work Together to Strengthen Regional Defense and Security Cooperation
On November 15th Belizean and U.S. Military forces came together to commemorate important security and defense cooperation efforts between the two countries through a major equipment donation ceremony.
November 20-23, the new Commander of United States Marine Forces South, Brigadier General David W. Coffman visited Belize. As a sign of the U.S. Marine’s commitment to a strong partnership with Belize, General Coffman and several senior staff members took this opportunity early in his command to visit and get first hand knowledge of the reality on the ground in Belize.