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.
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DRC Looks for Answers in Its Restive East

ADF STAFF A sharp rise in deadly attacks in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has coincided with a link to ISIS. There are 122 armed groups operating in the densely forested region that borders Uganda to the east,…

Nigerien Forces Deliver Aid to Agadez Region

ADF STAFF Niger’s military has launched a program to improve the lives of citizens living in the Agadez region surrounding Air Base 201. The newly created Action Civil-Militaire (ACM) division of the Forces Armées Nigeriennes (FAN) is…