Pentagon expands base in Africa

10/21/2013 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

The Pentagon is increasing its spending in Africa in response to the rising threat of Islamist terrorism in the region. The main American base in the area, Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, is being expanded to better handle threats in Somalia, Yemen and the North Africa region. "Africa is front and center now for the Pentagon, so that means Lemonnier is front and center," said the Pentagon's former counterterrorism director for Africa, Rudolph Atallah.

View Full Article in:

Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Systems Controls Engineering - Multiple positions
United Technologies
East Hartford, CT
Online Production Manager & Web Developer
GLAAD
New York, NY
CNC PROGRAMMER (CATIA)
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA
Director of Marketing
Safe Flight Instrument Corporation
White Plains, NY