U.S. Air Forces Africa (AFAFRICA) expects a three-fold increase in engagement activities with countries in the region during Fiscal 2010, Vice Commander Brig Gen Michael Callan says. Stood up in Oct. 2008, AFAFRICA conducted 30 engagements with 22 African nations in Fiscal 2009 with the aim of building relationships, improving safety and increasing capability. This is expected to grow to at least 90 in 2010 and to around 120 in 2011, Callan says. Activities have included helping ...
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