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.

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.