During Ramadan, U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM)'s deputy chaplain conducted the prayer for Forces Armée Djiboutiennes and U.S. military. The military-to-military event served to foster friendships between the U.S. military and its partner nation.


Military-to-Military Ramadan CJTF-HOA Religious Affairs Chaplain AFRICOM Iftar

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A Chaplain shares the Aloha spirit

“Aloha” is a word that means hello and goodbye in Hawaiian. For U.S. Army Chaplain Maj. Lawrence Allison, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Religious Affairs deputy director, this simple word means more than just that.

CJTF-HOA, Djiboutian Catholics reunite in show of faith, partnership

Three years after a terrorist attack in downtown Djibouti prompted the need for increased liberty restrictions here, Camp Lemonnier personnel are again attending religious services in downtown Djibouti.

Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa begins leadership transition

More than a year of military service as commanding general of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa draws to a close for Maj. Gen. Kurt Sonntag, as the task force prepares to transition to a new leadership team.

Keeping the Faith

Deputy command chaplain for U.S. Africa Command engages with key leaders and local practitioners of the Islamic faith during a week-long temporary duty assignment to Djibouti, Africa to take part in USAFRICOM’s Cutlass Express 2017 exercise.

State, Defense department officials focus on East Africa security

U.S. Embassy representatives from eight East African nations joined military leaders from U.S. Africa Command and Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa at Camp Lemonnier Jan. 24, for the 2017 East Africa Security Synchronization Conference.