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MORONI, Comoros - U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Paul Yarnell, first sergeant, 3rd Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, Texas National Guard 3rd Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, Texas National Guard assigned to the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, discusses counseling methods with Comorian Army Adjudant Attoumane Abdou, squad leader for the Comorian Army of National Development  during a five-day Noncommissioned Officer Development Seminar at the National School of Army and Gendarmerie held June 12-16. Noncommissioned officers from the U.S. and Comorian armies partnered together to share best practices of basic NCO skills. (Comoros Army photo by 1st Lt. Said Yasser)
MORONI, Comoros - U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Paul Yarnell, first sergeant, 3rd Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, Texas National Guard 3rd Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, Texas National Guard assigned to the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, discusses counseling methods with Comorian Army Adjudant Attoumane Abdou, squad leader for the Comorian Army of National Development during a five-day Noncommissioned Officer Development Seminar at the National School of Army and Gendarmerie held June 12-16. Noncommissioned officers from the U.S. and Comorian armies partnered together to share best practices of basic NCO skills. (Comoros Army photo by 1st Lt. Said Yasser)
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