Photo Credit: Kenneth Fidler, U.S. Africa Command Public Affairs
Gen. James Kabarebe, Rwandan Defense Force Chief of Defense Staff (left), greets Gen. William E. "Kip" Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command (center), and U.S. Africa Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Ripka (right) in Kigali, April 20, 2009. Ward, leading an U.S. Africa Command delegation on an official visit to Rwanda, met with U.S. Ambassador to Rwanda Stuart Symington IV and other U.S. embassy officials after arrival.