Having trained thousands of U.S. troops for deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan, the trainers of the 162nd Infantry Brigade will prepare their comrades for another theater. The first unit to pass through the hands will be the " Dagger Brigade "( 2nd Brigade of the 1st Infantry Division ) will provide AFRICOM's first deployable conventional forces in countries like Libya, Sudan, Niger, Algeria, Kenya and Uganda. Start training in March.
Click here to read my post of July 2.
Click here to read an article on the preparations for the 2nd Brigade.
These conventional troops will load missions training and assistance for the benefit of African armies and, possibly, may be engaged in combat missions in the framework of the fight against terrorism. Missions that will have the green light from the Secretary of Defense, as well as those who will implement the brigade drones.
After the granting of a CIF brand new , AFRICOM continues its rise.