Tag Archives: Ethiopia

Ethiopian Boy Meets His American Military Family for the First Time

Story by Cpl. Nana Dannsaappiah Marine Forces Central Command – Forward MANAMA, Bahrain – A state of nervousness enthralled Maj. Toby Patterson throughout his two-and-half hour flight July 2011 in anticipation of meeting his son for the first time. Patterson, currently with Marine Corps Forces Central Command (Forward), was embarking from his duty station in Bahrain; his wife, Lindsay Patterson, …

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144 Hours in Ethiopia: Africa Remembers

By U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton CJTF-HOA Public Affairs Editor’s Note: During a recent trip to Ethiopia, U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton experienced rural areas outside the country’s capitol as he travelled to Negele Borena by car. Negele Borena is the site of the only bridge in Ethiopia built by Combined Joint Task Force …

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144 Hours in Ethiopia: Mr. Solomon

By Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton CJTF-HOA Public Affairs Editor’s Note: During a recent trip to Ethiopia, U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton experienced rural areas outside the country’s capitol as he travelled to Negele Borena by car. Negele Borena is the site of the only bridge in Ethiopia built by Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of …

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144 Hours in Ethiopia: The Negele Borena Bridge

By U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton CJTF-HOA Public Affairs Editor’s Note: During a recent trip to Ethiopia, U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton experienced rural areas outside the country’s capitol as he travelled to Negele Borena by car. Negele Borena is the site of the only bridge in Ethiopia built by Combined Joint Task Force …

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