MISSION: Horn of Africa

Hasenauer, Heike
August 2005
Soldiers;Aug2005, Vol. 60 Issue 8, p8
The article reports on United States soldiers' participation in the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) mission in Djibouti. CJTF-HOA was formed to oversee counterterrorism operations in the Horn of Africa for U.S. Central Command. According to a U.S. army official, the mission was established to create a more stable environment in the host nation and establish trust, confidence and credibility with the people in the area.


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