Africa Defense Forum
ADF is a professional military magazine published quarterly by U.S. Africa Command to provide an international forum for African security professionals. ADF covers topics such as counter terrorism strategies, security and defense operations, transnational crime, and all other issues affecting peace, stability, and good governance on the African continent.

How Long Does Vaccine Protection Last?

ADF STAFF Nearly 18 months after COVID-19 first appeared in Wuhan, China, researchers are still learning new things about the virus and the vaccines developed to fight it. Among the questions scientists want to answer: How long do…

U.S.-Built Clinics Bettering Benin Births

ADF STAFF When given the keys to one of two newly constructed health clinics, Gado Guidami raised and shook them in celebration. Guidami, mayor of the border town of Malanville in northeastern Benin, knew the significance the clinics…