Garuda Shield 11: STORIES   HOMEPAGE
US, Indonesian Soldiers bond during Garuda Shield Sports Day
(June 19, 2011) Soldiers participated in soccer, basketball and volleyball to enhance cohesion and strengthen relations between the U.S. and Indonesian Armed Forces for Garuda Shield, an annual, bilateral event designed to promote regional peace and security. ...More

CPX provides invaluable, real-world training for US, Indonesian
(June 16, 2011) BOGOR, Indonesia – In an effort to support stability and peacekeeping operations, U.S. and Indonesian Soldiers have combined their expertise and talents for an intense, nearly two-week, command post exercise as part of U.S. Army, Pacific’s Exercise Garuda Shield. Hosted by the Indonesian Armed Forces, Exercise Garuda Shield is the latest in a continuing series of rigorous, multi-faceted ...More

US Soldiers share tactical knowledge with Indonesian Armed Forces
(June 13, 2011) BOGOR, Indonesia – Improvised explosive devices are one of the most dangerous weapons Soldiers encounter during missions around the globe. Seasoned U.S. Soldiers are teaching Indonesian Soldiers to face that danger on their own terms. Counter IED training is the primary focus of the field training exercise portion of Garuda Shield, an annual, U.S. Army, Pacific, bilateral exercise ...More

Indonesian Army TRADOC commander visits Exercise Garuda Shield
BOGOR, Indonesia – Lt. Gen. Marciano Norman, commander of the Tentara Nasional Indonesia Training and Doctrine Command, visits multiple exercise sites during Garuda Shield. ...More

Hawaii Reservists strengthen US, Indonesian partnership through humanitarian mission
BOGOR, Indonesia - Hawaii-based U.S. Army Reservists have partnered with Indonesian Soldiers to build a large community center and a public market that will benefit a village in Situ Gede, which is located in the outskirts of Bogor. The Maui and Big Island Reserve Soldiers of the 871st Engineer Company, 411th Engineer Battalion, 9th Mission Support Command, are conducting the humanitarian civic action ...More

US Soldiers soak up Indonesian culture
Exercise Garuda Shield is a bilateral exercise designed to strengthen relations between U.S. and Indonesian Armed Forces. Throughout the exercise, the Soldiers will participate in a field training exercise, a command post exercise and a humanitarian civic action project. U.S. and Indonesian participants will further strengthen their personal relationships by competing in sporting events and enjoying ...More

US, Indonesia partner for Exercise Garuda Shield 2011
(June 10, 2011) BOGOR, Indonesia – Hundreds of United States and Indonesian Soldiers gathered to participate in the opening ceremony of an annual bilateral exercise, today, at the Tentara Nasional Indonesia (TNI-Indonesian Armed Forces) Engineer Training Center of Army Education and Training Command, Pusdikzi. Sponsored by U.S. Army Pacific and hosted by the Indonesian Armed Forces, Exercise Garuda ...More

An annual bilateral exercise sponsored by the U.S. Army, Pacific based at Fort Shafter, Hawaii and hosted by the Tentara Nasional Indonesia (TNI-Indonesian Armed Forces) got underway today in Bogor, Indonesia. Exercise Garuda Shield 2011 is the latest in a continuing series of rigorous, multi-faceted exercises designed to promote regional peace and security. "Garuda Shield demonstrates again, our ...More