Photo courtesy of the Israeli Defense Force Home Front Command
BEERSHEBA, Israel - New York Army National Guard Col. David Martinez, right, discusses chemical protection equipment and employment tactics with Dr. (Col.) Gady Sadovsky from the Israel Defense Forces’ Home Front Command and a member of the Home Front Command reserve chemical response battalion. Martinez, the Director of Domestic Operations for the New York National Guard’s Joint Force Headquarters, was in Israel for Shared Future 2010, the bilateral military support to civil authorities training exercise between the National Guard Bureau and the Israeli Home Front Command.
NY National Guard In the News
Defense Visual Information Distribution System -- Tue, 22 Apr 2014
National Guard supports 2014 Boston Marathon
BOSTON-- More than 800 Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island National Guardsmen helped local law enforcement agencies in eight cities and towns to keep the route clear for runners as they... (more)
Defense Visual Information Distributions System -- Mon, 21 Apr 2014
Forging a friendship
TABUK, Saudi Arabia -- For the third time in five years, U.S. Forces conducted a joint exercise in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as part of Friendship and Ironhawk three at the Tactical Training... (more)
Times Union -- Mon, 21 Apr 2014
Duty Calls: Two airmen earn Meritorious Service Medal
Two New York Air National Guard senior master sergeants have earned a Meritorious Service Medal.