National Guard

State Partnership Program News

November, 2015


Gen. Grass concludes three-nation visit in Romania November 30, 2015 — BUCHAREST, Romania – The chief of the National Guard Bureau completed a seven-day, three-nation troop visit and operational assessment with a visit to this South East European nation on Nov. 27. MORE

Iowa, Kosovo a model National Guard State Partnership Program relationship November 25, 2015 — Europe's newest independent and sovereign democracy and the Iowa National Guard are a textbook example of the National Guard State Partnership Program's impact, the chief of the National Guard Bureau said here Wednesday. MORE

All Michigan, all the time, for this operation in Liberia November 18, 2015 — Members of the Michigan Army National Guard's 1430th Engineer Company arrived in Monrovia, Liberia, last week to begin a cooperative project with Liberian Engineers. In a historic first, the engineers were transported by two KC-135s from the Michigan Air National Guard's Selfridge-based 127th Wing. "This is a perfect case of a "Pure Michigan" operation," said Maj. Gen. Gregory Vadnais, adjutant general for the Michigan National Guard. MORE

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