Special Operations Command South (SOCSOUTH)
Fuerzas Comando is an exercise that includes a special
operations skills competition and a senior leader seminar designed to foster
relations and improve cooperation. When the competition began in 2004, only 13
countries participated; in 2009, the number grew to 23 with over 400 military,
police, and civilian personnel
PANAMAX is a multi-national exercise sponsored by U.S.
Southern Command that is designed and executed by participating nations. The
exercise promotes interoperability and builds participating nation capability to
function as part of a multi-national force.