22 Jun '16, 12am

U.S. Army Africa's largest exercise ever is now underway

U.S. Army Africa's largest exercise ever is now underway

Military members from the Gabonese Armed Forces stand in formation during the opening day ceremony for this year’s Central Accord Exercise in Libreville, Gabon on June 13. (Photo: Tech. Sgt. Brian Kimball/U.S. Army Africa) 773 CONNECT TWEET 9 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENT EMAIL MORE AYEME, Gabon — After a week in the classroom, the American soldiers and their Central African partners are ready to put into practice what they’ve learned as part of the largest, most complex exercise U.S. Army Africa has ever conducted on the African continent. On Tuesday, the soldiers kicked off the field training exercise of Central Accord 2016. During the three-day FTX, soldiers from Gabon, Chad, Cameroon and the Republic of Congo will be paired with squads of American infantrymen from the 3rd Infantry Division to practice and conduct United Nations peacekeeping operations. Central Accord also will in...

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