Guyana And US Ink Agreement In Georgetown

(DPI, 12.Jan.2021) — Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force Brigadier Godfrey Bess and Commander of the U.S. South Command, Admiral Craig S. Faller, moments ago, signed an Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement on behalf of Guyana and the United States.

Godfrey Bess. Source: DPI
Craig S. Faller. Source: DPI

The signing was done in the Baridi Benab, State House.

The agreement is expected to pave the way for the exchange of goods and services of equal value, to support future Bilateral Defence Cooperation.

The signing will be witnessed by Prime Minister Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, Minister within the Office of the Prime Minister, Hon. Kwame McCoy, National Security Advisor, Captain Gerry Gouveia, U.S. Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Sarah-Ann Lynch and other officials of the government.

Admiral Faller is on a three-day visit to Guyana.