CJTF-HOA hosts US, Japanese Ambassadors to Djibouti

 U.S. Army Brig. Gen. William Zana, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa deputy commanding general, hosted Koji Yotenani, Japanase Ambassador to Djibouti, and Larry André, U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti, during a visit to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, March 7, 2018. Yonetani and André were appointed as their countries' ambassadors to Djibouti in October and November 2017, respectively. CJTF-HOA works with U.S. and international partners to secure and stabilize the East African region against violent extremist organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
U.S. Army Brig. Gen. William Zana, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa deputy commanding general, hosted Koji Yotenani, Japanase Ambassador to Djibouti, and Larry André, U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti, during a visit to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, March 7, 2018. Yonetani and André were appointed as their countries' ambassadors to Djibouti in October and November 2017, respectively. CJTF-HOA works with U.S. and international partners to secure and stabilize the East African region against violent extremist organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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