CJTF-HOA joins ceremony to honor those who gave all

The Rev. Roger Kay, rector of Saint Matthew’s Anglican Church, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, offers a prayer during a Remembrance Day ceremony at the Djibouti New European Cemetery near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Nov. 7, 2017. Similar to Veterans Day in the United States and formerly known as Armistice Day, Remembrance Day, traditionally observed on November 11, was a day set aside to commemorate the day hostilities ceased on the western front during World War I. It has evolved to include service members who have lost their lives in service of their countries in all wars since. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
The Rev. Roger Kay, rector of Saint Matthew’s Anglican Church, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, offers a prayer during a Remembrance Day ceremony at the Djibouti New European Cemetery near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Nov. 7, 2017. Similar to Veterans Day in the United States and formerly known as Armistice Day, Remembrance Day, traditionally observed on November 11, was a day set aside to commemorate the day hostilities ceased on the western front during World War I. It has evolved to include service members who have lost their lives in service of their countries in all wars since. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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CJTF-HOA joins ceremony to honor those who gave all

Service members from Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa joined other representatives of the United States, the United Kingdom, Russia, and the European Union as they honored service members who gave their lives during wartime at a Remembrance Day ceremony held at the Djibouti New European Cemetery near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Nov. 7, 2017.

U.S. Marines strengthen Djiboutian Army by leading joint bilateral academy course in Africa

The U.S. Marine Corps is arguably one of the most revered institutions within the U.S. Department of Defense. So, when Combined Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) leadership recently welcomed members of the Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) into the U.S. Marine Corps Corporals Course, it was a distinct honor.

Incoming EARF completes validation, demonstrates crisis response capability

Within hours of being notified, CJTF-HOA’s East Africa Response Force prepared dozens of Soldiers and tons of supplies for takeoff during an emergency response exercise, validating the EARF’s rapid response capabilities.

U.S., Japanese, French, Italian militaries partner for first multilateral NEO exercise in Africa

Initiated by the Japanese military, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) supported a joint-nation noncombatant evacuation operation (NEO) exercise and training here, Sept. 29.

AMISOM strength bolstered with AFRICOM vehicle delivery to UPDF

The African Union Mission in Somalia’s capabilities to provide security in Somalia were recently strengthened when U.S. military members of U.S. Africa Command and Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa delivered nearly 20 vehicles and two storage containers to the Uganda People’s Defence Force here, Sept. 25.