United States Africa Command

General David M. Rodriguez, U.S. Africa Command commander, and Command Sergeant Major Darrin Bohn, AFRICOM Command Senior Enlisted Leader, conduct an all-hands meeting, at U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart, Germany, July 31, 2014.  AFRICOM staff had an opportunity to have questions answered by the commander and hear first-hand from leadership on ways to improve quality of life and workplace issues.  (AFRICOM photos by Air Force Technical Sergeant Olufemi Owolabi/Released) AFRICOM hosts all-hands meeting General David M. Rodriguez, U.S. Africa Command commander, conducts an all-hands meeting, July 31, 2014. AFRICOM staff had an opportunity to hear first-hand from leadership on ways to improve quality of life and workplace issues. Read more >
Officers from African partner nations enter the Malawi Armed Forces College Conference Center for the opening ceremony of Southern Accord 14, July 14. Southern Accord 14 will help provide participating military forces the skills required to enable readiness in support of peacekeeping and humanitarian support operations. US, partner nations gather in Malawi for Exercise Southern Accord 14 Civilian and military personnel from Malawi Defense Force, the U.S. and other partner nations gathered in Lilongwe, Malawi for the U.S. Africa Command-sponsored Exercise Southern Accord 14, July 14-31. Read more >
Mozambique Prime Minister Alberto Vaquina and Mark Cassayre, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy Maputo, Mozambique, review the Mozambique Pandemic and Natural Disaster Preparedness and Response Exercise in Maputo, Mozambique, July 28, 2014. The event represented a successful collaboration among international and interagency organizations, with the Government of Mozambique hosting an event sponsored by U.S. Africa Command and executed by the Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine.  (U.S. Africa Command photo by Mass Communications Chief Mark Richardson/Released) Mozambique Unveils Pandemic and Disaster Preparedness Plans Mozambique in partnership with the U.S. Africa Command has unveiled its Pandemic and Disaster Preparedness Plans. Read more >
General David M. Rodriguez, U.S. Africa Command commander, responds to questions from members of the Angola and Mozambique media representatives during a media briefing at the command headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany, July 25, 2014.  AFRICOM hosts media delegation from Angola and Mozambique Journalists from Angola and Mozambique spent a week in Stuttgart learning about U.S. Africa Command. Read more >
The AFRICOM Olympics are right around the corner; Friday, August 8, 2014.  The opening ceremony begins at 0800.  Nearly all of the events will take place on Kelley Barracks with the exception of the bowling competition which will be held in the bowling alley on Panzer Kaserne. You have questions, we've got answers: AFRICOM Olympics The AFRICOM Olympics are right around the corner; Friday, August 8, 2014. The opening ceremony begins at 0800. Read more >