Port security is an important task, especially when in a deployed location.Air Force Staff Sergeant Jessica Wolter introduces us to the Riverines of Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti who are providing security in the waters of East Africa.
Coastal Riverine Squadron - One is a Navy Reserve command based out of Naval Air Station North Island in Coronado, California.
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti—Five Foreign Liaison Officers (FLOs) assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) participated in maritime security operations (MSO) familiarization at the Port of Djibouti, Oct. 23.
CJTF-HOA’s commanding general, Maj. Gen. James D. Craig, and CJTF-HOA’s Senior Enlisted Leader, Command Master Chief Karl Parsons, presented quarterly awards, thanked galley employees and praised members of the CJTF-HOA staff.
Ribta is located in a small valley in the mountains of the Tadjoura region, far from any city and public water systems; the villagers there rely on well water for drinking and watering their crops.
American, French, Japanese and Italian forces performed a static line jump near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti Oct. 1.
The 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion received authority from the 404th CA Battalion.