Civil Affairs: small team with a big mission

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class, Robert Edwards, a senior maintenance non-commissioned officer with the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, shares his knowledge of vehicle operations and preventative maintenance with members of the Djiboutian Armed Forces in Dikhil, Djibouti 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 Sgt. 1st Class, Robert Edwards, a senior maintenance non-commissioned officer with the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, shares his knowledge of vehicle operations and preventative maintenance with members of the Djiboutian Armed Forces in Dikhil, Djibouti 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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