Civil Affairs: small team with a big mission

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Frank Nordby, 411th Civil Affairs Battalion, Bravo Company, Civil Affairs Team 3, an associated unit of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, greets a village elder of Sagallou, Djibouti during a key leader engagement on June 28, 2017. These visits support CJTF-HOA’s efforts to build positive relationships within the region and assist U.S. Africa Command in its efforts to promote regional security, stability and prosperity. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Frank Nordby, 411th Civil Affairs Battalion, Bravo Company, Civil Affairs Team 3, an associated unit of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, greets a village elder of Sagallou, Djibouti during a key leader engagement on June 28, 2017. These visits support CJTF-HOA’s efforts to build positive relationships within the region and assist U.S. Africa Command in its efforts to promote regional security, stability and prosperity. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
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