Programs by which the U.S. government provides defense articles, military education and training, and other defense-related services to eligible foreign governments.
Research, development, test and evaluation, and acquisition of defense technologies, systems or equipment, and joint acquisition/production with partner and allied nations.
The process by which the U.S. Army determines what systems, components, technical data, and technology are releasable and exportable to a particular country.

Security Assistance Enterprise

In the News

New Jersey National Guard Medical Team Trains with Albania
Sgt. Thomas Marvin of HHC, 2nd Battalion, 113th Infantry Regiment, 44th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, New Jersey Army National Guard, supervises tactical combat casualty care training scenarios with members of the Albanian Armed Forces at Land Forces Headquarters, Zall-Herr, Tirana, Albania, March 9, 2023, as part of the State Partnership Program. The New Jersey Guard sent more than 40 service members to collaborate with their subject-matter counterparts in the AAF.
March 14, 2023 - New Jersey Air and Army National Guard medical branches trained with Albanian Armed Forces Light

Arizona Guard, Oman Partner in State Partnership Program
Maj. Gen. Kerry Muehlenbeck, commander of the Arizona National Guard, seated at left, signs an official partnership decree with Vice Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis Al-Raisi, chief of staff of the Sultan's Armed Forces, during a ceremony in Muscat, Oman, solidifying Oman as a partner with the state of Arizona under the State Partnership Program. The SPP links a state’s National Guard with armed forces of a partner country in a cooperative, mutually beneficial relationship.
March 13, 2023 - The Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs, Arizona National Guard, and the Sultanate of Oman’s Ministry of Defense signed a State Partnership Program agreement March 13, becoming partners in the Department of Defense National Guard Bureau program.

Oman and U.S. Forces to Conduct Exercise Invincible Sentry
OMAN (February 23, 2023) – U.S. Marines assigned to Fleet Anti-Terrorism Security Team Central Command (FASTCENT) and members of the Royal Oman Police Special Task unit  approach their objective building during the final demonstration in exercise Invincible Sentry 23 in Oman Feb. 23. IS23 is a recurring exercise held with different partner nations each year within U.S. Central Command’s area of responsibility to evaluate the readiness and capabilities of U.S. and Omani forces responding to a regional emergency. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin McDonald)
March 10, 2023 - Omani and U.S. military personnel participated in a military exercise designed to improve interoperability and strengthen the enduring partnership between our two friendly nations while promoting regional security.