U.S. Army Europe and Africa Press Releases & Media Advisories

Here you will find the most current press releases and media advisories from U.S. Army Europe and Africa and our units. 

For all previous year's press releases and media advisories visit our Archives.

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All releases and advisories 2022
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Press Release – US Army equipment to arrive in multiple ports for Atlantic Resolve rotation
By | Nov. 18, 2022
More than 2,400 equipment items from the U.S. Army’s 1st Infantry Division, 2d Armored Brigade Combat Team, stationed at Fort Riley, Kansas, will off-load at port facilities located in Alexandroupoli, Greece, Thessaloniki,...

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Press Release - US Department of Defense establishes Security Assistance Group-Ukraine in Wiesbaden
By | Nov. 16, 2022
The U.S. Department of Defense announced, November 4, the establishment of a new organization here to ensure America is postured to continue supporting Ukraine over the long term...




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Press Release - US Army’s newest air defense brigade headquarters activates in Germany
By | Oct. 5, 2022
The 52nd Air Defense Artillery Brigade headquarters activated today in Sembach, Germany...

Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth and U.S. Army Gen. Darryl Williams, Commander, U.S. Army Europe and Africa, salute the colors during the playing of the national anthem after Wormuth’s arrival to U.S. Army Europe and Africa Headquarters Sept. 20, 2022, on Clay Kaserne in Wiesbaden, Hessen, DE. U.S. Army Europe and Africa Band performed live for the occasion. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Theodosius Santalov)
US Army Secretary visits Europe, receives update on Ukraine, reaffirms Army 2030
By | Sept. 28, 2022
Honorable Christine Wormuth, U.S. Secretary of the Army, visited Germany, Poland and Belgium on her third trip to the region, Sept. 19-23, to receive an update on Ukraine and to reaffirm Army 2030...

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Press Release - US Army and Swedish Armed Forces Build Interoperability During Exercise Nordic Strike
By | Sept. 27, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa, along with Swedish Armed Forces and U.S. Special Operations Command, conducted High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, Rapid Aerial Insertion (HIRAIN) training and a live fire exercise during...

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Press Release - U.S. Army and Latvian Armed Forces Build Interoperability During Exercise NAMEJS
By | Sept. 26, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will deploy two M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems with approximately a dozen personnel to Latvia in support of its national readiness exercise, NAMEJS, Sep. 26, to demonstrate the rapid...

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Press Release - Army announces upcoming 2nd ABCT, 1st Infantry Division, Atlantic Resolve unit rotation
By | Sept. 2, 2022
The Department of the Army announced today the upcoming fall rotational deployment of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, to Europe.

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Press Release - U.S. Army Europe and Africa to hold Saber Junction Exercise
By | Aug. 26, 2022
More than 4,400 participants from the U.S. and NATO Allies and partners in Europe will participate in Saber Junction 22 at the U.S. Army’s Hohenfels training area Aug. 29 - Sept. 20, 2022...

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Press Release - Exercise Announcement for Noble Partner
By | Aug. 25, 2022
Approximately 2,400 military members from the United States and 19 other nations will participate in exercise Noble Partner Aug. 29 – Sep. 9, in Georgia...

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Community Notification/Press Release - 1st Armored Division’s Combat Aviation Brigade to off-load equipment in support of Atlantic Resolve
By | Aug. 22, 2022
WIESBADEN, Germany — More than 40 aircraft and approximately 1,700 equipment items from the 1st Armored Division’s Combat Aviation Brigade, based in Fort Bliss, Texas, will off-load at the port facility located in Esbjerg,...

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Press Release - Soldier's death under investigation
By | Aug. 14, 2022
On Aug. 9, Pfc. Denisha Montgomery, assigned to the 139th Military Police Company, was found unresponsive in her barracks room on Lucius Clay Kaserne, in Wiesbaden, Germany...

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Press Release - Army announces upcoming unit deployment to support European allies and partners
By | Aug. 12, 2022
Department of the Army announced the deployment of the 101st Division Sustainment Brigade headquarters, from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, to support the United States’ unrelenting commitment to our European and NATO allies.

U.S. ambassador to Germany, Dr. Amy Gutmann, visited the U.S. Army Europe and Africa headquarters at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Aug. 8, 2022.
US Ambassador to Germany visits U.S. Army Europe and Africa
By | Aug. 8, 2022
U.S. Ambassador to Germany, Dr. Amy Gutmann, visited the U.S. Army Europe and Africa headquarters at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Aug. 8, 2022...

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Media Advisory - U.S. Army Europe and Africa to hold European Best Sniper Team competition
By | July 26, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will hold the European Best Sniper Team competition Aug. 5-11 at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany...

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Media Advisory - Media invited to Dynamic Front
By | July 12, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will host a media day July 20, 2022, at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany...

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Press Release - Exercise Dynamic Front begins in Germany
By | July 6, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will conduct Dynamic Front 22 with approximately 2,400 participants from 19 nations, July 6-24...

Gen. Darryl Williams, the new commander of U.S. Army Europe and Africa, accepts the guidon from Gen. Tod D. Wolters, commander of U.S. European Command and NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), during the Change of Command Ceremony on June 28, 2022, at Clay Kaserne,
Wiesbaden, Germany. Williams assumed command from Gen. Christopher Cavoli, who will move on to become commander of U.S. European Command and NATO's SACEUR.
Press Release - New leader assumes command of U.S. Army Europe and Africa
By | June 29, 2022
The U.S. Army Europe and Africa community welcomed its new commander, Gen. Darryl Williams, during a change of command ceremony today on U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, Germany...

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Media Advisory - U.S. Army Europe and Africa Change of Command Ceremony
By | June 27, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will bid farewell to Gen. Christopher Cavoli and welcome Gen. Darryl A. Williams as the new commanding general during a change of command ceremony on Clay Kaserne June 28, at 2:30 p.m. Central...

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Press Release - Ninth Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation announced
By | May 16, 2022
On May 13, the Department of the Army announced the 1st Armored Division Combat Aviation Brigade’s upcoming summer rotational deployment to Europe in support of Atlantic Resolve...

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Press Release - Army announces upcoming unit deployments in support of European allies and partners
By | May 16, 2022
The Department of the Army announced today the summer deployment of the following units in support of our unrelenting commitment to Europe and our NATO allies. Each of these units will replace a previously deployed unit in

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Press Release - DEFENDER-Europe 22 activities begin this month, includes more than 11 nations
By | May 3, 2022
DEFENDER-Europe 22 activities begin this month across nine countries in Europe, and continue through June...

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U.S. Army Europe and Africa Begins Exercise Swift Response
By | May 2, 2022
This spring U.S. Army Europe and Africa will demonstrate its ability to conduct near-simultaneous airborne operations from the Arctic Circle to the Balkans region during Swift Response...

U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commanding General, Gen. Christopher Cavoli, visited military leaders in Botswana and Kenya April 10-14, to discuss mutual security interests in eastern and southern Africa.
US Army Europe and Africa commander visits Botswana, Kenya
By | April 19, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commanding General, Gen. Christopher Cavoli, visited military leaders in Botswana and Kenya April 10-14, to discuss mutual security interests in eastern and southern Africa...

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Press Release - 2022 Summer Hire Program
By | March 21, 2022
The Civilian Human Resources Agency Europe Region is now accepting applications for the Army in Europe Youth Summer Hire Program...

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Press Release - Ninth Atlantic Resolve armored rotation set to begin mission
By | March 21, 2022
Soldiers and equipment with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, begin arriving to Europe from Fort Carson, Colorado, as part of Atlantic Resolve...

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Community Notice - U.S. Army equipment movements in Germany
By | March 4, 2022
From March 4 - 17, military equipment is scheduled to move by road and rail from Mannheim, Germany, to Grafenwoehr, Germany.

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Press Release – Victory Corps Deploys Main Headquarters to Europe
By | March 3, 2022
The V Corps main headquarters will deploy to provide additional command and control of U.S. Army forces in Europe.

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Press Release – Exercise Saber Strike 22 begins
By | Feb. 24, 2022
Saber Strike 22 is set to begin Feb. 28, with participants moving personnel and equipment into place now. The exercise runs through March 18...

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Press Release – 2nd Cavalry Regiment to conduct training in Hungary
By | Feb. 18, 2022
As part of our long-standing practical and continuous engagement, Hungarian and U.S. forces conduct joint training on the basis of the Letter of Arrangement (existing since 2019, reaffirmed in 2021) between the Hungarian...

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Press Release: 2nd Cavalry Regiment to conduct training in Bulgaria
By | Feb. 17, 2022
United States military personnel will take part in a training mission in Bulgaria, as part of our ongoing bilateral defense cooperation under the terms of our 2006 Defense Cooperation Agreement...

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Press Release – U.S. Army Europe and Africa commander visits 2nd Cavalry Regiment Soldiers in Romania
By | Feb. 16, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commander, Gen. Christopher Cavoli, visited Mihail Kogalniceanu, Romania, today to meet with U.S. and Romanian Soldiers...

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Press Release – U.S. Army Europe and Africa commander visits 82nd Airborne Soldiers in Poland
By | Feb. 11, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commander, Gen. Christopher Cavoli, visited Jasionka Airfield, Poland, today to meet with paratroopers assigned to 82nd Airborne Division...

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Media Advisory: 2nd Cavalry Regiment to conduct media engagement ahead of deployment
By | Feb. 8, 2022
The 2nd Cavalry Regiment will host a media engagement opportunity on Feb. 9 at 10:30 a.m. CET at Rose Barracks in Vilseck, Germany, as they prepare for the regiment's movement to Romania, as announced last week by the...

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Press Release – Equipment for next rotation of U.S. Army forces in support of enhanced Forward Presence arrives, port operations to begin in Poland
By | Jan. 28, 2022
More than 200 pieces of equipment from the U.S. Army National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 185th Infantry Regiment, based in California, will off-load at the Gdynia, Poland, port facility in support of the NATO Enhanced Forward...

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Media Advisory – U.S. Army Europe and Africa hosts Change of Responsibility ceremony
By | Jan. 24, 2022
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will bid farewell to Command Sgt. Maj. Robert V. Abernethy, currently assigned as command sergeant major, U.S. Army Europe and Africa, and welcome Command Sgt. Maj. Jeremiah Inman during a Change...