U.S. Service members deployed to the Horn of Africa salute during a 9/11remembrance ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 11, 2019. The ceremony honored those who lost their lives in New York City, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania 18 years ago. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jacqueline Robinson) CJTF-HOA service members participate in 9/11 remembrance ceremony Members of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) and Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti (CLDJ) paid tribute to the first responders, and honored the memory of the 2,977 victims who lost their lives 18 years ago, during a ceremony held under the U.S. flag, flown at half staff, at CLDJ Sept. 11. Read more >
U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. James R. Kriesel, deputy commanding general of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), poses for a photo with Comoros Lt. Ali Abdoul-Kader, Comoros foreign liaison officer (FLO) to CJTF-HOA, left, and Comoros Capt. Bastua, a previous Comoros FLO to CJTF-HOA, at the Enfag language school in Comoros, Sept. 9, 2019. Kriesel visited Comoros to conduct country familiarization and key leader engagements. (Courtesy photo by U.S. Army Maj. Judith Griep) CJTF-HOA DCG visits Comoros U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. James R. Kriesel, deputy commanding general of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), poses for a photo with Comoros Lt. Ali Abdoul-Kader, Comoros foreign liaison officer (FLO) to CJTF-HOA, left, and Comoros Capt. Bastua, a previous Comoros FLO to CJTF-HOA, at the Enfag language school in Comoros, Sept. 9, 2019. Kriesel visited Comoros to conduct country familiarization and key leader engagements. Read more >
U.S. Air Force Gen. Stephen Wilson, Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, speaks to deployed Airmen during an all-call at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 25, 2019. Wilson spoke with the Airmen about their various topics of interest while visiting Camp Lemonnier as part of his battlefield circulation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II) USAF VCOS visits CLDJ U.S. Air Force Gen. Stephen Wilson, Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, speaks to deployed Airmen during an all-call at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 25, 2019. Wilson spoke with the Airmen about their various topics of interest while visiting Camp Lemonnier as part of his battlefield circulation. Read more >
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Turello, commanding general, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), greets Spanish Vice Adm. Antonio Lacave, operation commander, European Union Naval Force Somalia-Operation Atalanta at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 21, 2019. Lacave visited CJTF-HOA to discuss the Atalanta mission and strengthen the partnership between CJTF-HOA and Operation Atalanta. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II) CJTF-HOA meets ATALANTA leadership U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Turello, commanding general, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), greets Spanish Vice Adm. Antonio Lacave, operation commander, European Union Naval Force Somalia-Operation Atalanta at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 21, 2019. Lacave visited CJTF-HOA to discuss the Atalanta mission and strengthen the partnership between CJTF-HOA and Operation Atalanta. Read more >
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Turello, commanding general, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), greets Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Oct. 1, 2019. Bass visited Djibouti to promote U.S. Government and host nation partnerships in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II) CODEL Bass visits CLDJ U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Turello, commanding general, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), greets Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Oct. 1, 2019. Bass visited Djibouti to promote U.S. Government and host nation partnerships in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II) Read more >
A French Forces soldier prepares to land on a drop zone after a High Altitude, Low Opening (HALO) jump outside Djibouti City, Djibouti, Sept. 29, 2019.  American service members and coalition partners jumped together to celebrate the Feast Day of Archangel Michael, the patron saint of paratroopers. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Codie Trimble) (U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Codie Trimble) U.S. and Coalition forces participate in St. Michael's Day jump American, French, Djiboutian and Italian forces performed a static line jump near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sept. 29th, 2019, in celebration of St. Michael the Archangel, the patron saint of paratroopers. Read more >

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