U. S. Air Force Maj. Andres Lopez assumes command of the Joint Task Force-Bravo Joint Security Forces at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras by accepting the guidon from U. S. Army Col. Thomas Boccardi, the Joint Task Force-Bravo commander, June 18, 2014. Lopez assumed command from outgoing commander U. S. Air Force Maj. Robert Shaw, Jr. The mission of Joint Security Forces is to conduct installation security and provide security support for personnel recovery, search and rescue, counter-terrorism, counter-narcotics terrorism, disaster response, noncombatant evacuation order, and humanitarian/civic assistance in support of Joint Task Force-Bravo theater-wide operations. (Photo by Martin Chahin)


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