AFRICOM


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AFRICOMAfrica Command
AFRICOMInternational Council of African Museums
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Morocco contributes with more than 2,100 uniformed peacekeeping volunteers.Townsend also praised the annual African Lion exercise, the largest exercise that AFRICOM undertakes.
Africa Command (AFRICOM) and the Ghanaian Armed Forces (GAF) will conduct a joint press conference following the opening ceremony for Africa Endeavor Monday, Aug.
As leader of Africom, Mr Townsend will be charged with maintaining defence relations with the African Union and its member states, cooperating on operations against extremists in the Horn of Africa and in the Maghreb regions.
Zbidi voiced wish that Africom continues to support Tunisia in its efforts against terrorism.
In April, AFRICOM had said it killed Abdulhakim Dhuqub, identifying him as ISIL's deputy leader in Somalia.
The Pentagon has about 500 to 600 personnel as part of its purported counter-terrorism mission in Somalia , according to AFRICOM.
'The US airstrike was conducted against militants after US and partner forces came under attack,' Africom said in a statement late on Wednesday.
"This precision airstrike was the largest airstrike against Al-Shabaab since November 21, 2017, when US forces conducted an airstrike against an Al-Shabaab camp killing approximately 100 terrorists," AFRICOM said in a Tuesday news release.
"En coordination avec le gouvernement Nigerien, Africom a arme des drones ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) au Niger pour ameliorer notre capacite combinee a repondre aux menaces et autres problemes de securite dans la region", a declare la porte-parole d'Africom, Samantha Reho, a Voice of America.
The high throughput capacity is delivered through an entire 432 MHz fully steerable Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) beam, allowing US AFRICOM to meet evolving real-time operational needs.
According to SES, this high throughput capacity is delivered through an entire 432 MHz fully steerable Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) beam, allowing US AFRICOM to meet evolving real-time operational needs.