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Unified Focus
Unified Focus is a U.S. Africa Command sponsored exercise conducted by U.S. Army Africa.
Planners discuss the details of each exercise scenario during the Unified Focus 2017 final planning event (FPE), Douala, Cameroon, Feb. 6, 2016. The UF17 FPE brought partner nation planners together to discuss and shape the inaugural Unified Focus exercise designed to enhance and enable Lake Chad Basin Commission nations to support the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) counter-Boko Haram operations.

Unified Focus, formerly known as Central Accord, is designed to exercise and assess Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) nations and western partner nations' capabilities encountering terrorism and violent extremist organizations (VEOs) while building Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) capacity promoting national and regional security and shaping security force assistance efforts (SFA.)

UF17 will be conducted in Doula, Cameroon and include the nations of Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger, and Nigeria.  

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