50 Soldiers deployed in Africa earn the Expert Infantryman Badge

After two weeks of training and five days of testing, 50 U.S. Army Soldiers from 3rd Battalion 144th Infantry Regiment "Fourth Texas" and 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division assigned to CJTF-HOA at Camp Lemonnier Djibouti, have earned the Expert Infantryman Badge!


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CJTF-HOA Task Force Alamo Soldiers compete for German Armed Forces Badge

A week’s worth of physical, mental and technical challenges stood between 41 Task Force Alamo National Guard Soldiers and the German Armed Forces Badge for military proficiency last week, and on Jan. 22, 33 of the Soldiers were awarded the metallic award. 

CJTF-HOA tactical communication service members test gear, skills

Tactical communication experts assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa traversed rough terrain on foot and scaled 1,600 foot peaks to test radio equipment at the Arta Range Complex Jan. 18.

Top enlisted National Guard leader visits Djibouti

The command sergeant major of the National Guard Bureau, U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher Kepner, visited Army and Air National Guardsmen working for the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa here Jan. 15-19. 

CJTF-HOA kick starts first-ever relationship with Intergovernmental Authority on Development

Foreign Liaison Officers and U.S. military members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa met for the first time in a formal meeting with officials from the Intergovernmental Authority on Development Jan. 16 in Djibouti.

Africa Data Sharing Network information exchange prepares Djiboutian soldiers for deployment to Somalia

Four U.S. Army Soldiers from the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa communications directorate held an Africa Data Sharing Network, version two, information exchange with Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) soldiers Dec. 26, at FAD Headquarters in Djibouti.