Our Mission
Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa conducts operations to enhance partner nation capacity, promote regional stability, dissuade conflict, and protect U.S. and partner interests.
Our Mission
Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa conducts operations to enhance partner nation capacity, promote regional stability, dissuade conflict, and protect U.S. and partner interests.
Our Mission
Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa conducts operations to enhance partner nation capacity, promote regional stability, dissuade conflict, and protect U.S. and partner interests.
Our success in the region stems from our five official
Lines of Effort

Strengthen Strategic Influence
1
We work hard to be the partner of choice for our African friends
Protect U.S. Interests
2
We guard American interests, protect U.S. forces, and monitor malign activities across Africa
Respond to Crises
3
We're the local 9-1-1; we respond to crises involving embassy and U.S. personnel across Africa
Support Allies and Partners, and Strengthen Partnerships
4
We synchronize U.S. defense, diplomacy, and development activities with our allies and partners
Enable, Support, and Project Operations, Activities, and Investments (OAIs)
5
We exercise, support, and synchronize U.S. access and interests across Africa, working by, with, and through our African partners
Our success in the region stems from our five official
Lines of Effort

1
Strengthen Strategic Influence
We work hard to be the partner of choice for our African friends
2
Protect U.S. Interests
We guard American interests, protect U.S. forces, and monitor malign activities across Africa
3
Respond to Crises
We're the local 9-1-1; we respond to crises involving embassy and U.S. personnel across Africa
4
Support Allies and Partners, and Strengthen Partnerships
We synchronize U.S. defense, diplomacy, and development activities with our allies and partners
5
Enable, Support, and Project Operations, Activities, and Investments (OAIs)
We exercise, support, and synchronize U.S. access and interests across Africa, working by, with, and through our African partners

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Kenyan Culture Appreciation Day

The chaplain ministry team and members of the 475th Expeditionary Air Base Squadron, under the 449th Air Expeditionary Group, held the first Kenyan Culture Appreciation Day event at Camp Simba, Kenya, Aug. 20, 2022. To promote cultural awareness, the event consisted of Kenyan foods, music, a fashion show, and a mini-bazaar. In addition, current and former U.S. service members, who were born in Kenya, also spoke on what it was like growing up in Africa.
CJTF-HOA Command Senior Enlisted Change of Responsibility.

On September 7th, CMSgt. Colon relinquished responsibility of CJTF-HOA to U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Frank Kammer during a Change of Responsibility ceremony.
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L'équipe de santé et de bien-être comportemental et la Brigade d'assistance aux forces de sécurité, affectée à la Force opérationnelle interarmées combinée - Corne de l'Afrique (CJTF-HOA), ont établi un partenariat avec le Bataillon d'intervention rapide des forces armées de Djibouti pour mener une formation sur l'hygiène du sommeil pour les soldats du BIR.
Kenyan Culture Appreciation Day

The chaplain ministry team and members of the 475th Expeditionary Air Base Squadron, under the 449th Air Expeditionary Group, held the first Kenyan Culture Appreciation Day event at Camp Simba, Kenya, Aug. 20, 2022. To promote cultural awareness, the event consisted of Kenyan foods, music, a fashion show, and a mini-bazaar. In addition, current and former U.S. service members, who were born in Kenya, also spoke on what it was like growing up in Africa.
CJTF-HOA Command Senior Enlisted Change of Responsibility.
Formation de la BIR sur l'hygiène du sommeil

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