Special operations forces from 19 countries will participate in Fuerzas Comando 2018 in Panama City, Panama, July 16-26.
Special operations military and police forces from Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and the U.S will compete to claim the title of Fuerzas Comando champion.
The opening ceremony for the 14h Fuerzas Comando exercise will kick off the competition on July 16 at the Instituto Superior Policial, Panama.
The grueling nine-day competition will test the elite forces in areas such as physical fitness, weapons marksmanship, aquatic skills and tactical capabilities. The exercise concludes with an award ceremony to recognize the top team on each category during the closing ceremony, July 26.