United States Africa Command

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, speaks with, from left, U.S. Marine Maj. Anthony Rayome, the Navy programs officer for the Kenya/U.S. Liaison Office, U.S. Navy Cdr. Dan Kimberly, naval attaché, U.S. Air Force Col. Rusty Armstrong, air attaché, and U.S. Army Col. John Roddy, the senior defense official and defense attaché to Kenya May 3, 2015 in Nairobi. Kerry met with Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta, senior Kenyan security officials and the U.S. country team to Kenya as part of a multicountry trip. Secretary Kerry Visits Kenya Kerry met with Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta, senior Kenyan security officials and the U.S. country team to Kenya as part of a multicountry trip. Read more >
The Southern African Development Community Spiritual and Moral Services Work Group met in Zambia from 21-24 April 2015.  Participants pose for a photo in Livingstone, Zambia April 22, 2015.  Over 25 military chaplains from seven different nations attended the conference to discuss resiliency and its impact on military personnel. (Photo by Zambia Defence Force Public Affairs Office) Spiritual Work Group Meets in Zambia More than 25 chaplains from seven different nations attended the conference to discuss resiliency and its impact on military personnel. Read more >
Niger Minister of Defense Visits AFRICOM Karidjo Mahamadou, the Niger minister of defense, met with U.S. Africa Command officials this week. Read more >
U.S. Army Reserve Maj. Joe Hollingsworth, an emergency physician with the 4005th U.S. Army Hospital, Army Reserve Medical Command, conducts a surgical consultation with a patient April 22, at the Hospital Militaire D’Instruction (Military Teaching Hospital) in N’Djamena, Chad. Hollingsworth and other medical professionals from ARMEDCOM came to Chad more than one week ago to participate in Medical Readiness Exercise 15-3. (U.S. Army Africa photo by Staff Sgt. Andrea Merritt) Medical Pros Work Together in Chad The medical readiness and training exercise is an opportunity for U.S. and Chadian medical providers to hone skills, strengthen partnerships and help those in need. Read more >
World Malaria Day 2015 For medical experts at AFRICOM, World Malaria Day isn't just about raising awareness of one of Africa's deadliest diseases. It's about sharing information that can save lives. Read more >
Cadets Learn Consequences of Conflict First Geo-Strategy Conference held at the Joint Military Academy of Arta. Read more >