Senior U.S. military representative in Somalia promoted to brigadier general

U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Miguel Castellanos, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa deputy commanding general in Somalia and Mogadishu Coordination Cell director, has his new rank insignia pinned on his uniform by Marine Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, Africa Command commander and Ambassador Stephen Schwartz, U.S. Ambassador to Somalia during a promotion ceremony at MCC, June 4, 2017. Castellanos is the U.S. military liaison to the Federal Government of Somalia, Somali National Security Forces, and the international partners. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Miguel Castellanos, Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa deputy commanding general in Somalia and Mogadishu Coordination Cell director, has his new rank insignia pinned on his uniform by Marine Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, Africa Command commander and Ambassador Stephen Schwartz, U.S. Ambassador to Somalia during a promotion ceremony at MCC, June 4, 2017. Castellanos is the U.S. military liaison to the Federal Government of Somalia, Somali National Security Forces, and the international partners. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
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