U.S. Military Personnel Train With the UPDF

U.S. Marine Sgt. Sam Adkins, an explosive ordinance disposal technician with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response-Africa, identifies a pressure plate during an Improvised Explosive Device awareness class with members of the Uganda People’s Defense Force.

U.S. military personnel are training with the UPDF in order to increase engineering and logistical capabilities while strengthening the bonds between the partner countries.