STARS AND STRIPES 2 April 2019 by JOHN VANDIVER Gen. Tod D. Wolters, left, and Gen. Stephen J. Townsend share a laugh as they prepare to testify Tuesday,...

ALL AFRICA 6 February 2019 US forces have carried out two precision airstrikes against Al-Shabab in Somalia over the past 48 hours, United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) said in a press release on Tuesday. “In support of the Federal Government of Somalia’s increased efforts to degrade Al-Shabab, US Africa Command conducted two airstrikes in separate engagements...

REUTERS 31 January 2019 by MAGGIE FICK NAIROBI (Reuters) – The U.S. military said on Thursday it had killed 24 militants in an air strike on Wednesday in the vicinity of Shebeeley in central Somalia. The military’s Africa Command (Africom) said in a statement that no civilians were believed to have been killed or injured in the air strike in the Hiran region. The...

FP NEWS 26 January 2019 by AMANDA SPERBER U.S. Army Brig. Gen. William Zana, left, greets then-U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at Camp Lemonnier,...

THE INTERCEPT 1 December 2018 by NICK TURSE Marine Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, commander, U.S. Africa Command, speaks to the media at the Pentagon on...

THE ARAB WEEKLY 4 November 2018 by JOHN CK DALY With China’s overseas military expansion and advocacy of a new world order, Djibouti’s congested territory...

ASIA TIMES 4 September 2018 When China calls, all Africa answers. And Beijing’s non-politicization of investments and non-interference in internal...

AFRICA TIMES 3 September 2018 The United States is reviewing a plan to withdraw nearly all American counterterrorism forces from African countries, the...

dvids 30 August 2018 GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany.- National Guard Chaplains from states partnered with African militaries, met with their African...

lobelog.com 29 April 2017 by Nick Turse General Thomas Waldhauser sounded a little uneasy.  “I would just say, they are on the ground.  They...