Ambassador Luis Arreaga and Rear Admiral Peter Gautier of the U.S. Coast Guard Pacific Northwest met with representatives of the Guatemalan Army to discuss the benefits of a safe and prosperous maritime environment and the commitment of US support to the Guatemalan Navy for its continuous development.
International collaboration plays an important role in anti-narcotics and search and rescue operations. The US Coast Guard is pleased to work with theGuatemalan Navy and contribute to strengthening the combined capabilities in the region.
The “Forrest Rednour” vessel, which measures 47 meters, is one of the newest vessels of the US Coast Guard, which will patrol approximately one month with the Guatemalan Navy in international waters of the Pacific Ocean, to improve joint work between I know. UU and Guatemala and strengthen the anti-narcotics fight in those waters.