Latvian Chief of Defense visits Rogers City quarry during Northern Strike 18
Lt. Gen. Leonids Kalnins, Chief of Defense, National Armed Forces of Latvia, receives a memento from Col. John Miner, Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Mich., on Aug. 13, 2018 at the Carmeuse Calcite Quarry, Rogers City, Mich. In 2018, Michigan and Latvia are celebrating their 25th year of collaboration under the U.S. National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program (SPP). (Air National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Andrew Layton/released)