A team of medics with the 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion Functional Specialty Team, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, conducted a Combat Lifesaver Course for a class of 16 members of the Italian Army, Navy, Air Force and Carabinieri (National Police) on Base Militar Italiano de Supporte, Jan. 14-18. (U.S. Air Force video by Senior Airman Kirsten Brandes)
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Civil affairs team hosts first-ever dental hygiene course in Tsakatalam Village
A local student signs his name on a soccer ball in commemoration of the first ever dental hygiene course in the village of Tsakatalam, Niger, Dec. 14, 2019. The U.S. Army  443rd Civil Affairs Battalion Civil Affairs Team 219 deployed to Nigerien Air Base 201 partnered with local Agadez city dentist, Dr. Mahaman Aicha, to teach the Tsakatalam Primary School students for the first time how to properly brush and floss their teeth and the importance of good oral health. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)
Dec. 26, 2019 - For the youth in the Agadez region of Niger, good dental hygiene habits are unknown practices. To combat this, Soldiers and Airmen partnered with local health professionals and dignitaries to teach Nigerien children the importance of oral health.

U.S., Japan come together to discuss recruitment
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Robert Ramirez, assigned to the 364th Civil Affairs Brigade, fields questions about his military experience during a Japan Ground Self-Defense Force recruiting event held before Yama Sakura 77 in Camp Asaka, Japan, Dec. 8, 2019. The event offered local young people the chance to ask service members questions and hear how serving their country had changed their lives. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. John Weaver)
Dec. 16, 2019 - Senior advisers and leaders from America’s First Corps and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Eastern Army met to discuss recruitment tactics and strategies at a Q&A held during Yama Sakura 77 at Camp Asaka, Japan, Dec. 11, 2019.

Army Reserve lieutenant colonel reflects on being team member for two Army Ten-Miler titles
Nancy McCoy, an Army Reserve lieutenant colonel with the 353rd Civil Affairs Command of Staten Island, N.Y., and government civilian Equal Employment Opportunity specialist with the Army Reserve at Fort McCoy, Wis., holds two Army Ten-Miler championship trophies Nov. 14, 2019, she helped win in 2019 and 2007. The two titles are the only two Ten-Miler titles held at Fort McCoy, and McCoy is the only person to have been a part of both teams. McCoy is a resident of Tomah, Wis. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy, Wis.)
Dec. 10, 2019 - For more than 20 years, Nancy McCoy has been running long-distance events, including marathons. Her desire to train for long distances in 1999 wasn’t about fulfilling a dream or, by 2019, being the only Soldier who helped Fort McCoy earn two Army Ten-Miler championships.

U.S. conducts joint knowledge exchange with partners in Somalia
U.S. Army Maj. Novneet Sahu (top) teaches a Ugandan People's Defense Force soldier tourniquet application techniques during a joint knowledge exchange in Somalia Oct. 30, 2019. U.S. service members in Somalia conducted a joint Tactical Casualty Combat Care knowledge exchange and mass casualty exercise with neighboring Ugandan African Union Mission in Somalia soldiers October 31, 2019. The operation enhanced partner force interoperability and communication and instilled enduring procedures for mass casualty events in the region.
Nov. 22, 2019 - U.S. service members in Somalia recently conducted a joint Tactical Casualty Combat Care information exchange and mass casualty exercise with neighboring Ugandan African Union Mission in Somalia soldiers. The operation enhanced partner force interoperability and communication, and instilled enduring procedures for mass casualty events in the region.

Change of stole ceremony welcomes new USACAPOC(A) chaplain
Maj. Gen. Darrell J. Guthrie, the United States Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) commanding general, places a stole on Chaplain Lt. Col. Richard James, the incoming command chaplain, Nov. 20, 2019 at the USACAPOC(A) headquarters on Fort Bragg, N.C. Chaplain Col. Bruce Sidebotham, the outgoing chaplain, watches.
Nov. 20, 2019 - The incoming command chaplain is Chaplain Lt. Col. Richard James, who comes to USACAPOC(A) from the 100th Training Division (Leader Development) at Fort Knox, Ky. He replaces Chaplain Col. Bruce Sidebotham, who has been the command chaplain since 2017. Sidebotham, who joined the Army in 1981, is retiring.
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