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U.S. military and police aid grants by country | Country or region (total aid since 1996)
  • Colombia ($7,426,483,008)
  • Mexico ($2,428,868,914)
  • Western Hemisphere Regional ($1,831,142,488)
  • Peru ($1,055,650,708)
  • Caribbean Regional ($979,191,000)
  • Bolivia ($580,187,282)
  • Ecuador ($398,681,306)
  • Haiti ($315,478,681)
  • Central America Regional ($243,571,556)
  • Guatemala ($175,528,632)
  • Netherlands Antilles ($161,375,114)
  • El Salvador ($153,028,158)
  • Chile ($152,061,693)
  • Panama ($133,878,536)
  • Honduras ($114,109,009)
  • Brazil ($108,516,961)
  • Dominican Republic ($81,919,679)
  • Bahamas ($80,174,055)
  • Belize ($64,541,515)
  • Nicaragua ($63,057,002)

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U.S. military and police aid grants by program | Aid program (total aid since 1996)
  • International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement ($8,302,878,743)
  • Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance ($5,473,000,379)
  • Foreign Military Financing ($1,532,775,607)
  • Excess Defense Articles ($297,960,550)
  • Emergency Drawdowns ($268,253,984)
  • International Military Education and Training ($247,121,334)
  • Section 1033 Counter-Drug Assistance ($192,348,411)
  • NADR - Anti-Terrorism Assistance ($111,404,000)
  • Section 1206 Train and Equip Authority ($72,304,856)
  • International Criminal Investigations and Training ($62,800,000)
  • Non-Security Assistance - Unified Command ($53,292,666)
  • Counter-Terrorism Fellowship Program ($49,195,850)
  • NADR - Export Control and Border Security ($48,365,000)
  • Department of Defense Military Construction ($46,000,000)
  • Peacekeeping Operations ($44,568,000)
  • Service Academies ($29,240,348)
  • Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies ($27,763,666)
  • NADR - Conventional Weapons Destruction ($22,101,000)
  • NADR - Humanitarian Demining ($20,267,000)
  • ONDCP Discretionary Funds ($10,300,000)

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U.S. military and police trainees by country | Country or region (trainees since 1999)
  • Colombia (86,405)
  • Mexico (18,869)
  • Peru (10,908)
  • Bolivia (10,258)
  • El Salvador (7,849)
  • Argentina (6,837)
  • Ecuador (6,826)
  • Chile (6,714)
  • Honduras (6,568)
  • Brazil (4,824)
  • Dominican Republic (4,547)
  • Paraguay (3,953)
  • Guatemala (3,919)
  • Panama (3,501)
  • Uruguay (3,341)
  • Jamaica (3,100)
  • Venezuela (2,725)
  • Costa Rica (2,426)
  • Nicaragua (2,277)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (2,026)

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U.S. military and police trainees by program | Aid program (trainees since 1999)
  • Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance (84,031)
  • International Military Education and Training (39,720)
  • International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement (16,575)
  • Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies (16,418)
  • Foreign Military Financing (10,748)
  • Non-Security Assistance - Unified Command (10,117)
  • Counter-Terrorism Fellowship Program (8,228)
  • Foreign Military Sales (7,317)
  • Misc Dept of State / Dept of Defense Non-Security Assistance (6,420)
  • Global Peace Operations Initiative (3,759)
  • Department of Homeland Security/U.S. Coast Guard Activities (1,982)
  • Service Academies (613)
  • Emergency Drawdowns (421)
  • Professional Military Exchanges (315)
  • Exchange Training (228)
  • Aviation Leadership Program (185)
  • Enhanced International Peacekeeping Capabilities (85)
  • MAP (Now Unused) (30)
  • Section 1206 Train and Equip Authority (30)
  • Africa Center for Strategic Studies (8)

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Institutions that provide training in the United States | Facility (trainees since 1998)
  • Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies (12,665)
  • Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (10,767)
  • Inter-American Air Forces Academy (8,833)
  • Coast Guard Training Center (2,981)
  • Army Aviation Center (2,252)
  • Naval Small Craft Instruction and Technical Training School (NAVSCIATTS) (2,226)
  • Army Aviation Logistics School (1,399)
  • Defense Language Institute English Language Center (1,392)
  • 12th Flying Training Wing (1,164)
  • N/A (998)
  • Security Assistance Training Management OFC (597)
  • Security Assistance Training Field Activity (SATFA) (546)
  • Coast Guard International Training Detachment (481)
  • Naval Post-Graduate School (481)
  • Army Command and General Staff College (431)
  • Army Infantry School (424)
  • Narcotics Affairs Section (391)
  • Headquarters U.S. Army Garrison (317)
  • Air Force Air University (303)
  • XVIII Airborne Corps (285)

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Training occurring outside the United States | Trainers (trainees since 1998)
  • 7th Special Forces Group (9,352)
  • N/A (6,305)
  • Narcotics Affairs Section (4,677)
  • 7th Special Forces Group, 16 SOW (2,400)
  • 7th Special Forces Group (A) (2,112)
  • Coast Guard International Training Detachment (1,582)
  • U.S. Army Special Operations Command (1,430)
  • Comando Regional de Entrenamiento de Operaciones de Mantenimiento de Paz, (1,356)
  • II MEF (1,235)
  • 7th Special Forces Group (A), 96th CA, 4th PsyOp, 112th Signal, 528th Spt Bn (800)
  • 12th Special Forces Group (A) (797)
  • Naval Special Warfare Command (641)
  • 2/20 Special Forces Group (560)
  • 11th Special Forces Group (A) (560)
  • 10th Special Forces Group (A) (557)
  • 9th Special Forces Group (A) (510)
  • 8th Special Forces Group (A) (510)
  • 7th Special Forces Group (A), 96th CA BN, 12th AF, 4th PSYOPBN, 112th SIGNAL BN, 16th SOW, USAOC (500)
  • Various (478)
  • Naval Post-Graduate School (380)

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U.S. arms and equipment sales by country | Country or region (sales since 1996)
  • Mexico ($4,755,313,431)
  • Colombia ($3,264,534,327)
  • Brazil ($3,034,235,562)
  • Venezuela ($2,073,509,043)
  • Chile ($1,742,455,120)
  • Honduras ($1,496,660,225)
  • Argentina ($1,471,467,501)
  • French Guiana ($1,147,400,245)
  • Cayman Islands ($1,092,685,947)
  • Peru ($787,678,904)
  • Ecuador ($296,167,543)
  • Dominican Republic ($255,082,531)
  • Costa Rica ($184,921,792)
  • El Salvador ($175,844,716)
  • Bolivia ($142,591,940)
  • Panama ($128,925,456)
  • Bermuda ($117,278,701)
  • Netherlands Antilles ($108,395,794)
  • Uruguay ($80,784,297)
  • Guatemala ($75,703,564)

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U.S. arms and equipment sales by program | Sales program (sales since 1996)
  • Direct Commercial Sales ($18,734,391,913)
  • Foreign Military Sales ($3,983,589,479)
  • Excess Defense Articles Sales ($51,249,184)
  • program ($0)

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U.S. military deployments by country | Country or region (funding, where available)
  • Western Hemisphere Regional ($785,798,000)
  • Caribbean Regional ($679,343,000)
  • Colombia ($192,893,377)
  • Ecuador ($135,872,032)
  • Netherlands Antilles ($108,952,000)
  • El Salvador ($39,201,795)
  • Peru ($28,008,644)
  • Venezuela ($24,047,000)
  • Honduras ($9,500,276)
  • Panama ($5,033,145)
  • Guatemala ($4,972,750)
  • Bolivia ($4,642,227)
  • Nicaragua ($3,606,322)
  • Dominican Republic ($3,592,453)
  • Belize ($3,270,423)
  • Guyana ($2,369,450)
  • Haiti ($2,308,206)
  • Paraguay ($1,705,819)
  • Jamaica ($1,598,452)
  • Trinidad and Tobago ($1,544,773)

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U.S. military deployments by program | Program (funding, where available)
  • Section 124 Counter-Drug Operations ($1,975,250,000)
  • Humanitarian and Civic Assistance ($69,494,050)

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U.S. economic and social aid grants by country | Country or region (total aid since 1996)
  • Haiti ($5,037,105,784)
  • Western Hemisphere Regional ($4,114,409,875)
  • Colombia ($2,747,979,757)
  • Peru ($1,842,814,270)
  • Mexico ($1,528,517,575)
  • Bolivia ($1,360,395,792)
  • Guatemala ($1,301,709,419)
  • El Salvador ($1,225,919,939)
  • Honduras ($1,135,834,939)
  • Nicaragua ($747,082,847)
  • Dominican Republic ($542,429,426)
  • Central America Regional ($531,589,444)
  • Ecuador ($457,250,844)
  • Guyana ($291,880,581)
  • Eastern Caribbean ($286,766,000)
  • Brazil ($276,215,314)
  • Paraguay ($262,326,567)
  • Cuba ($261,376,000)
  • Jamaica ($258,379,301)
  • Caribbean Regional ($188,094,000)

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U.S. economic and social aid grants by program | Aid program (total aid since 1996)
  • Economic Support Fund ($5,960,982,000)
  • Development Assistance ($5,481,266,000)
  • Child Survival and Health ($3,408,507,000)
  • International Narcotics Control Economic Aid ($3,343,148,357)
  • PL 480 `Food for Peace` ($1,973,529,000)
  • Millennium Challenge ($861,760,000)
  • Emergency Disaster Recovery ($613,500,000)
  • Migration and Refugee Assistance ($595,628,000)
  • Peace Corps ($536,126,000)
  • Global HIV/AIDS Initiative ($472,233,000)
  • Inter-American Development Bank ($386,130,000)
  • Inter-American Foundation ($369,306,000)
  • Enterprise for the Americas Multilateral Investment Fund ($295,274,000)
  • Defense Department Humanitarian Assistance ($205,373,976)
  • Inter-American Investment Corporation ($113,899,000)
  • OAS Development Assistance Programs ($79,038,000)
  • Section 1207 Security and Stabilization Assistance ($65,000,000)
  • OAS Fund for Strengthening Democracy ($49,486,000)
  • Transition Initiatives ($28,141,812)
  • Combatant Commander Initiative Fund ($820,000)

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