,Clarifying the Future of AFRICOM

Clarifying the Future of AFRICOM


Publication Date: September 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer; Mackenzie M. Eaglen

Research Area: Government

Keywords: Africa; Command; AFRICOM

Type: Brief

Coverage: Africa


To dispel regional concerns, the U.S. must clarify how the new command will partner with African nations and supplement existing U.S. government activities and policies in the region.