CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia

Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations.

By Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti Dec 25, 2017
7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 1 of 7: A nativity scene is displayed during a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 2 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 3 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 4 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 5 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 6 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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7 photos: CJTF-HOA service members celebrate Christmas in Somalia
Photo 7 of 7: U.S. service members assigned to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, along side service members from partner nations, take part in a Christmas Eve service in Mogadishu, Somalia, Dec. 24, 2017. Service members are taking time to connect with each other and with family members back home as they head into the new year, continuing their dedication to protecting the U.S. and strengthening relationships with partnered nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Moore)
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