Duty in Djibouti March 16, 2013

This weeks edition of Duty in Djibouti features Sailors and Airmen from Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa visiting a world famous Children's Choir in Uganda. Also, CJTF-HOA and AMISOM leaders met for this first time on Camp Lemonnier to discuss the important mission in Somalia. Photos from the Horn features CJTF-HOA members playing soccer with children from a Djiboutian orphanage. And Finally, Service members from around the camp send messages to families and friends back home. Petty Officer Cody Boyd reports.

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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.

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.