Spotlight East Africa May 27, 2013

In this edition of Spotlight East Africa service members celebrate Memorial Day, Marines help their Ugandan counterparts prepare for a deployment to Somalia and the U.S. is expanding the capability of the Djiboutian Navy. Plus, photos from a joint physical training session, thoughts on Memorial Day and we remember CJTF-HOA members who have made the ultimate sacrifice. TSgt Jon LaDue and PO2 Cody Boyd report.


Uganda Djibouti Training

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A joint approach to field sanitation

Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines gathered to take part in a week-long Field Sanitation Team Training course at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 13-17, 2017.

CJTF-HOA civil affairs veterinarians assist in diminishing animal disease, overpopulation in Djibouti

The Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa’s 443rd Civil Affairs Battalion (CAB) Functional Specialty Group (FXSP) veterinarians spayed, dewormed and immunized the cats of Caritas Djibouti here, Aug 30.

Uganda military values humanity, hope while countering VEO actions with U.S. training

A seemingly contrasting fusion of traits - strength and benevolence - appears to run through the veins of UPDF PSYOP military members.