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CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti - General William Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command (U.S. AFRICOM), addresses hundreds of personnel of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) in Djibouti on February 10, 2010. Ward visited Ethiopia and Djibouti February 8-10 for a series of meetings on U.S. military support to the African Union and African nations' regional security initiatives. Approximately 2,000 U.S. and international personnel are assigned to CJTF-HOA, which works with the nations of East Africa. (U.S. Africa Command photo by Vince Crawley)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti - General William Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command (U.S. AFRICOM), addresses hundreds of personnel of Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) in Djibouti on February 10, 2010. Ward visited Ethiopia and Djibouti February 8-10 for a series of meetings on U.S. military support to the African Union and African nations' regional security initiatives. Approximately 2,000 U.S. and international personnel are assigned to CJTF-HOA, which works with the nations of East Africa. (U.S. Africa Command photo by Vince Crawley)
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