Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Amanda McCarty, U.S. Africa Command
STUTTGART, Germany - Gen. William E. Ward, commander, U.S. Africa Command, greets Lt. Gen. Abdoulaye Fall, chief of defense staff, Senegalese Armed Forces, upon his arrival February 11, 2010, to Kelley Barracks. Fall is the first African defense chief to visit U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) headquarters. In addition to an office call with Ward, Fall held briefings and discussions with other AFRICOM senior leaders. Six other senior Senegalese military officials also visited the command headquarters this week to discuss security cooperation goals with the command and its service components.