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Advisor teams to Senegal help deploy peacekeeping task force, revamp logistics system

11:17 AM3/7/2022
Two teams from 2nd SFAB will complete their six-month security cooperation rotation to Senegal over the next few weeks. They will be replaced by another two teams coming from the Fort Bragg, North Carolina based unit.
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Confindustria Day at Caserma Del Din showcases facilities and future projects

3:58 PM2/24/2022
VICENZA, Italy – Members of the Vicenza Confindustria met with leaders of the U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa on Feb. 22, 2022, to tour the facilities at Caserma Del Din in Vicenza, as well as learn more about the mission of SETAF-AF and projects that the U.S. Army has planned in the Vicenza community.
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USAFRICOM response force keeps skills sharp

10:31 AM2/22/2022
Members of the U.S. Africa Command’s North and West Africa Response Force conducted a series of crisis response training exercises in multiple locations throughout Italy, Feb. 16-20.
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Surgeon devotes career to battlefield trauma care

3:33 PM2/9/2022
What began as a way to practice medicine and pay for college has become a life calling for one U.S. Army surgeon. Col. Jennifer Gurney, a surgeon with the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research at the Joint Base San Antonio – Fort Sam Houston, Texas, says that her reason to continue her 20-year career is to help build the training and standards it takes to maintain Soldier readiness on the battlefield.
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U.S. Army medical personnel visit Ghana in preparation for medical readiness exercise

5:49 PM1/27/2022
U.S. Army and Ghana Armed Forces medical personnel met at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra, Ghana, as part of the final preparations for a medical readiness exercise 2022 scheduled for June.
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Making it personal: Soldier uses life experiences to train others for peacekeeping mission

5:46 PM1/27/2022
Soldiers make the decision to serve in the military for a variety of reasons. For one noncommissioned officer out of Ft. Bragg, N.C., a decision to join the military over ten years ago has brought about opportunities to achieve a personal goal and passion to help others.
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SFAB Soldiers grow partnerships in Ghana through peacekeeping training exercise

5:44 PM1/27/2022
In January, U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade out of Fort Bragg, N.C., attended and supported a new training program for Ghana Armed Forces in Bundase, Ghana, as GAF soldiers prepare for an upcoming peacekeeping mission.
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Senegal and U.S. partner to host military medical readiness exercise

2:43 PM1/26/2022
U.S. and Senegalese armies started a three-week training exercise at the Quakam Military Hospital here today to improve medical capabilities and readiness for military medical providers. Participants will serve the patient community with a wide range of medical services from routine checkups to general and specialized surgeries.
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Soldiers assist Niger army enhance basic training program

10:38 AM1/12/2022
Soldiers from U.S. Embassy Niamey, Office of Security Cooperation, U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa and the Regional Training Institute of the Indiana Army National Guard discuss final project plans and combine efforts to enhance the Forces Armées Nigériennes basic training program Dec. 07, 2021, in Niamey, Niger.
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USAFRICOM response force hones capability in air-ground integration exercise

2:15 PM12/14/2021
Members of the U.S. Africa Command North and West Africa Response Force conducted and air-to-ground integration exercise near Aviano, Italy, Dec. 7-9.
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SETAF-AF planners return to Georgia to continue ALFS 22 preparation

2:09 PM12/14/2021
Military planners for U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa returned to Georgia Dec. 6-10 for the African Land Forces Summit main planning event. The planning event is part of ongoing preparation for ALFS, which is scheduled to take place in March.
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SETAF-AF junior leader summit gives NCOs tools to lead better squads

5:32 PM11/30/2021
Soldiers assigned to the Southern European Task Force, Africa, attended the inaugural SETAF-AF Squad Leaders Summit on Caserma Ederle, Vicenza, November 16-19, 2021.
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SETAF-AF Turkey Bowl 2021

3:55 PM11/29/2021
Soldiers from SETAF-AF went head-to-head in a flag football game to build esprit de Corp at Ceserma Ederle Nov. 23, 2021.
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Gen. Christopher Cavoli meets with Ghanaian defense officials

2:15 PM11/23/2021
VICENZA, Italy – The senior U.S. Army representative to Africa met with Ghanaian military officials in Ghana from Nov. 15-16. Gen. Christopher Cavoli, commanding general of U.S. Army Europe and Africa, headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany, traveled to Ghana Nov. 15 to meet with Ghana’s Minister of Defense the Hon. Dominic Nitiwul and other members of the military high command of the Ghana Armed Forces. The focus of Cavoli’s trip was to discuss defense and security issues affecting West Africa, Europe, and the United States, and the leadership role that Ghana plays in supporting security within the sub-region and throughout Africa.
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207th Assumption of Responsibility

2:14 PM11/23/2021
VICENZA, Italy -- Soldiers of the 207th Military Intelligence Brigade (Theater) welcomed a new command sergeant major Nov. 18 here on Hoekstra Field, Caserma Ederle.
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US, South African soldiers discuss IG roles, strengthen partnership

3:56 PM11/17/2021
U.S. Army Soldiers and civilian personnel from U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa and the New York National Guard met with South African counterparts Oct. 11-21, in Pretoria, South Africa, to discuss roles, responsibilities, commonalities and differences pertaining to the office of the inspector general.
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U.S. Army leader visits Zambia and Tanzania military officials

3:58 PM11/16/2021
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Andrew Rohling, commander of the U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa, traveled to Zambia and Tanzania Nov. 3-8 to meet with senior defense officials and demonstrate U.S. commitment to African partners.
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Planning is underway for the African Land Forces Summit 2022

3:58 PM11/5/2021
Military planners for U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa, visited several sites in Georgia Oct. 18-22, 2021 for the African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) initial planning event. The planning event is part of ongoing preparation for ALFS, which is scheduled to take place in March, 2022.
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AGAPE provides opportunity to build strategies in evolving environment

4:05 PM11/4/2021
Civilian and military leaders with the U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa, met in October on Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy, to conduct strategic training and discuss the roles and responsibilities for the organization.
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Army Secretary visits USAREUR-AF sites in first tour overseas

9:09 AM11/4/2021
Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth wrapped up her first overseas tour this week to U.S. Army Europe and Africa sites in Germany, Poland, and Italy to reinforce U.S. commitment to the NATO Alliance and discuss USAREUR-AF initiatives with senior leaders in the theater.
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