St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be hosting phase two of the Tradewinds Exercise 2019, TW19, from June 14-19, 2019.
This is the annual military exercise directed and sponsored by the United States Southern Command.
Tradewinds Exercise 2019 will attract over 350 military, police and civilian personnel for several Caribbean islands, as well as the United States, Canada, France, Mexico, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.
It will focus on maritime security, humanitarian assistance, disaster relief and field training.
There will be an opening exercise this Friday December 7, 2018, at 10:00am at the Cabinet Room. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves will address the event.