Kentucky Guardsmen, Ecuador's special forces unite in urban warfare exchange
Capt. Israel Nivelo of the 9th Special Forces Brigade, Ecuadorian Army, shares with Kentucky Army National Guard soldiers the lessons learned by Ecuadorian Army's training of paratroopers during a subject matter expert exchange in Latacunga, Ecuador, March 18, 2024. This visit was a part of the Kentucky National Guard State Partnership Program, fostering collaboration between Kentucky and Ecuador since 1996. (Kentucky Army National Guard photo by Capt. Cody Stagner)