U.S. Army Civil Affairs, Bulgarian Civil-Military Cooperation train together on first aid, emergency response
Bulgarian Land Forces Maj. Yordan Yordanov, senior expert of the Bulgarian Land Forces Civil-Military Cooperation, simulates a pulse check with U.S. Army Capt. William Kezele, from the 83rd Civil Affairs Battalion, during a combined Bulgarian Red Cross training between U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 407th Civil Affairs Battalion and Bulgarian Land Forces soldiers assigned to the Civil-Military Cooperation Company, 78th Support Battalion at Lozen, Bulgaria, May 10, 2022. The coordination between U.S. Army Civil Affairs, Bulgarian Civil-Military Cooperation, and local civilian organizations is crucial in supporting humanitarian assistance and disaster relief in the region, and is necessary to protect and promote humanitarian principles. Bulgaria is a steadfast and gracious host, and the U.S. is honored to continue its long-term cooperation through engagements such as bilateral exchanges to improve partnership interoperability. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Angelo Mejia, 5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

Photo by: Capt. Angelo Mejia |  VIRIN: 220510-A-PD523-0029.JPG