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Senegal

Maritime security Op Junction Rain 2017 concludes

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy, Senegalese Marines, Senegalese Navy, and Cabo Verde Coast Guard came together for a debriefing conference concluding Operation Junction Rain (OJR), the operational phase of the African Maritime Law Enforcement Partnership (AMLEP), on 15 September.

Sexual abuse in peace ops under the spotlight

Nearly 50 military and civilian legal professionals and troop commanders from 24 African countries participated in the US Africa Command's fifth Accountability Colloquium in Dakar, Senegal, between 22 and 24 August.

Major Senegal ivory bust also nets lion and hippo teeth

Senegal seized hundreds of figurines and clusters of lion and hippopotamus teeth as part of the biggest ivory haul in its history and arrested two men illegally selling the merchandise, sources involved in the operation said.

Senegalese military takes delivery of Japanese field hospital, ambulances

The Japanese embassy in Senegal has donated a 30-bed mobile field hospital and two ambulances to help the Senegal Armed Forces (SAF) improve the delivery of military and public health care services.

Senegalese and US conduct peacekeeping training

Senegal’s 5th Contingent in Mali and U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Africa (SPMAGTF-CR-AF) worked together to conduct theater security cooperation peacekeeping operation (PKO) training at Thies, Senegal, between May 15 and June 16.

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