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AFRICOM Commander meets Tunisian defence officials

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The top U.S. commander in Africa met with Tunisian defense leaders in Tunis last week to discuss security concerns in the region and opportunities...

Humanitarian Mine Action increases demining capacity in Morocco

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U.S. Marines and Sailors with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, participated in Humanitarian Mine Action activity...

US air strike kills IS three

A US air strike killed three fighters from the Islamic State in the Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region, a U.S. military official said, two weeks...

U.S Africa Command hands over Cyclone Idai relief efforts

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In the three weeks since Cyclone Idai carved a path of destruction through Mozambique, U.S. Africa Command delivered essential food, medicine, and necessary supplies...

CJTF-HOA sends disaster relief to Mozambique

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Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa sent supplies and personnel from Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, on 27 March to assist the United States Agency for...

AFRICOM Commander engages with African leaders

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The top U.S. commander in Africa met with African leaders in Washington D.C. recently to discuss U.S. Africa Command’s role in the new National...

US conducts air strikes on Somalia

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The United States has carried out four air strikes against the al Shabaab group in Somalia in support of the Federal Government of Somalia. United...

US African interests will be best served by stable nations

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US Marine Corps General Thomas D Waldhauser told the US Senate Armed Services Committee US African Command (Africom) last week that successful advancement of...

Africom uses whole-of-government to engage nations

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The commander of U.S. Africa Command told the Senate Armed Services Committee this week that his command is engaged throughout the continent to encourage...

Exercise Flintlock 2019 scheduled for February-March

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More than 2,000 service members from more than 30 African and western partner nations will participate in Exercise Flintlock 2019 at multiple locations in...

SA defence industry’s poor relation status must change

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More proof – if needed – that the South African defence industry is the poor relation in the national industrial sector comes from the...