Missouri Guardsmen participate in Eastern Accord Exercise kick off
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(Left to right) Engineer Mussa Iyombe, the deputy principal secretary for the Ministry of Defence; Brig. Gen. James Owens, deputy commander, U.S. Army Africa; and Col. William Ward, 110th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Missouri Army National Guard, officiate the Eastern Accord 2012 Counter Violet Extreme Exercise opening ceremony. Eastern Accord is designed to help U.S. and East African participants improve their capability to respond to regional security threats posed by Violent Extremist Groups and to more effectively counter the associated Violent Extremist Ideology.
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