BROOKLYN--Brazilian Army colonels Luiz Carlos Lott Guimares (left) and Anderson Pedreira Silva listen to New York Army National Guard Major Delbert Gustave the deputy commander of the 24th Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team( back to camera) during a visit to the teams headquarters at Fort Hamilton Brooklyn on October 18 2021. The two Brazilian officers who are experts in nuclear biological and chemical response visited the New York National Guard team as well as New York City fire and emergency officials as part of State Partnership Program training exchange. The New York National Guard has a partnership with the militaries of Brazil and South Africa.
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USA Today Network -- Wed, 01 Dec 2021 Hochul deploying National Guard to aid short-staffed NY nursing homes. What to know Gov. Kathy Hochul on Wednesday deployed 60 National Guard medical teams to aid nursing homes in New York facing staffing shortages amid surging COVID-19 infections. The medical teams will... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 01 Dec 2021 NY National Guard volunteers support Trees for Troops BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. Fifteen New York National Guard volunteers joined veterans at Ellms Tree Farm on Nov. 29 to load 110 Christmas trees as part of the Trees for Troops program. New York... (more)
Spectrum News -- Wed, 01 Dec 2021 State deploying 13 National Guard teams to help Monroe County hospitals ROCHESTER, N.Y. During a news conference on Wednesday in Rochester, New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin announced the state would be sending 13 National Guard teams to Monroe County to help... (more)