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Students graduate from WHINSEC

(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM) (Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) – The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation graduated 132 students from 14 countries in a six-course combined graduation Thursday.

Students completed requirements for the courses such as Joint Operations Course, Medical Assistance Course, and a Small Unit Leader Course.

Three are medical personnel from Haiti's Coast Guard, the first students from that nation in U.S. security assistance classes in almost 46 years.

Countries represented in the graduating classes in addition to the U.S. and Haiti include Belize, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, among others.

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