Military and Police Aid

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 08:16
U.S. Africa Command and U.S. Air Forces Africa worked together with a 621st Contingency Response Wing traveling contact team to conduct a building partnership engagement in Luanda, Angola, from Sept. 9 to 13.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 08:09
Marines and sailors with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 13 began maritime assistance and medical aid training with the Senegalese Companie de Fusilier Marine Commandos on Bel Air Naval Base in Dakar, Senegal, Aug. 10-17, 2013.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 07:46
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel met at the Pentagon Friday with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to discuss a range of security issues including last week's terrorist attack on a shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
Monday, September 30, 2013 - 07:59
The training is held in accordance with the plan of bilateral military cooperation between the armed forces of the Kyrgyz Republic and the General Staff of Turkey.
Monday, September 30, 2013 - 07:01
Ten days ago, when Zeiden meet with British Prime Minister David Cameron in London, a completely separate £62.5-million (LD 125-milion) Security, Justice and Defence Programme (SJD) was agreed.
Friday, September 27, 2013 - 08:59
Focused on commitments made by G8 members at their June meeting in the UK, to assist Libya in grappling with its security challenges.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 08:15
The United States government through its Department of Defence on Sunday, September 22, sent five Gambians for a weeklong training course focusing on proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) in Accra, Ghana.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 00:00
  • On September 23, two suicide bombers killed at least 96 individuals who were attending funerals in Baghdad’s Shiite neighborhood of Sadr City. The attack represents one of the largest terrorist attacks against Iraqi civilians. In recent months, Iraq has suffered thousands of deaths due to increased sectarian attacks, and violence has approached levels not seen since 2008.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 13:51

One of the “worst attacks in Kenya’s history” came to an end on Tuesday -- four days after members of the al-Shabab terrorist group stormed Westgate, a high-end shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya on Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 07:21
The U.S. Embassy’s International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) Office, through its contractor The Emergence Group (TEG), and in close cooperation with the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Tajikistan, completed an intensive six-week Women’s Empowerment Program (WEP) for female law enforcement officers.