Belize’s Military ties were strengthened yesterday as the Minister of National Defence and Border Security Florencio Marin Jr. met with Lieutenant Colonel Reiner Jantos, Germany’s Defence Attaché. The minister with Jantos at the Curl Thompson Building in Belmopan. During their meeting, Marin and Jantos pledged to continue to promote the spirit of goodwill and mutual interests and to strengthen the existing good relationship of cooperation between the two countries. They also discussed training opportunities for the military forces. Also a part of the discussions were Minister of State Oscar Mira and Germany’s First Secretary for México and Central America Lars Behrend.