A ceremony was held this Monday at Agadir to mark the anniversary of the founding of the U.S. Army.
This year coincides with the Moroccan-American exercise “African Lion 2021”, which takes place on the instructions of King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR).
The ceremony, which took place at the FIR General Service Headquarters in the Southern Region, particularly in the presence of Lieutenant General, Southern Commander Belgir El Farouk and Deputy Commander Major General Andrew Rohling, marked the return of the United States Army to Africa, the Commander-in-Chief of the United States Army Operations Division for South Europe. Is an opportunity.
The 17th Integrated Moroccan-American Exercise “African Lion 2021” will continue until June 18, 2021 in Agadir, Diffnit, Don-Tan, Mehbs, Tafraud, Ben Queer and Kenitra, with thousands of international fighters and large numbers of land, air and sea Equipment.
In addition to the United States and the Kingdom of Morocco, the exercise involves Great Britain, Brazil, Canada, Tunisia, Senegal, the Netherlands, Italy and the Atlantic Alliance. Thirty countries representing Africa, Europe and the United States.