West African military logistics put to the test
Photo Credit: U.S. Army Africa
Chief Warrant Officer Randy Austin stands in front of a maintenance trailer with Burkina Faso soldiers during a peacekeeping exercise in June. Nearly 1,300 troops from various African nations attended exercise JIGUI, a multinational exercise conducted by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) standby force. The exercise focused on the logistical capabilities necessary to support the ECOWAS standby force in peace support operations.
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