United States provides 54 New Humvees to Djibouti

28/12/2019 – A shipment of 54 new Humvees arrived in port at Djibouti City, Djibouti this week, as part of a $31 million train-and-equip partnership between the U.S. government and the Djiboutian military. Continuer à lire … « United States provides 54 New Humvees to Djibouti »

Niger – Pentagon says media ‘complicit’ by posting ISIS ambush video

2018/03/05 – The Pentagon is warning media outlets not to publish a video released by the Islamic State over the weekend purportedly showing a deadly ambush of American troops last fall in the African nation of Niger. Continuer à lire … « Niger – Pentagon says media ‘complicit’ by posting ISIS ambush video »

Abidjan – U.S. signs $524.7 million investment compact with Ivory Coast

 The Millennium Challenge Corporation, the U.S. government’s main development fund, said on Tuesday it had signed a $524.7 million investment compact with Ivory Coast to build schools and improve roads around the busy port in the commercial capital Abidjan.

The five-year compact was signed at the State Department between Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara and Jonathan Nash, the MCC’s acting chief executive. Continuer à lire … « Abidjan – U.S. signs $524.7 million investment compact with Ivory Coast »