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Armed forces, conflict, and change in Africa

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil-military relations -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementHenry S. Bienen.
      LC ClassificationsDT353 .B54 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2055499M
      ISBN 100813308119
      LC Control Number88033791

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      United States delivers tactical vehicles to armed forces of Djibouti relationships with African partner nations to help build the defense capability and capacity of their security forces. U.S. Africa Command embraces a holistic approach to security challenges by working closely with U.S. Government interagency counterparts and partner.

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