November 29, 2020

The United Kingdom concludes defense meeting with the Caribbean, moves to make the event annual

The meeting was attended by defense leaders from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, The Bahamas, Belize, the Dominican Republic, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts-Nevis, and Trinidad and Tobago, [...]
September 20, 2020

Belize Defense Force keeps Guatemalan Armed Forces from harassing Territorial Volunteers

BTV leader Wil Maheia explained that, on Saturday, the group was headed to Sarstoon island for its 12th annual visit to plant a Belizean flag on [...]
September 20, 2020

Coast Guard halting illegal fishing; some gaps to be plugged

The BTV has been working with the Coast Guard and the Belize Defence Force (BDF), based at the Forward Operating Base on the Sarstoon River near [...]
August 12, 2020

Coast Guard confirms sailor infected with COVID-19

The sailor is in quarantine and recovering under the supervision of health officials.
July 29, 2020

Belize Coast Guard appoints first female Vice Commandant

Pinelo takes over from Commander Gregory Soberanis who assumes command as Acting Commandant.
June 2, 2020

Five Mexican nationals in quarantine after being busted entering Belize illegally

The men were caught by the Belize Coast Guard and are now in mandatory quarantine.
November 5, 2019

U.S. Marines refuel largest Navy helicopter during mission over Belize

The Hercules helicopter is conducting coaching and engineering initiatives hand-in-hand with companion nation navy members in Latin America and the Caribbean throughout their deployment to the [...]
June 6, 2019

BATSUB bids farewell to old commander, welcomes new one

Walton had served in the post for the past three years.