US MILITARY’S 36 CODENAMED OPERATIONS IN AFRICA

Real Clear Defense on 18th April carried an article saying that between 2013 and 2017, US special operations forces saw combat in at least 13 African countries.  Those countries are said to have included Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Somalia, South Sudan and Tunisia.  It reports that Yahoo News has put together a list 36 such operations across Africa – a variety of different military missions, ranging from psychological operations to counterterrorism.

https://news.yahoo.com/revealed-the-us-militarys-36-codenamed-operations-in-africa-090000841.html

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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