Obangame Express 2019
190318-G-TM873-1273.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lally

Mar 23, 2019
GULF OF GUINEA - Cmdr. Randall Chong, commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis (WMEC- 910) presents a ship’s ballcap to a member of the Benin Coast guard March 18, during Obangame Express. Obangame Express 2019, sponsored by U.S. Africa Command, is designed to improve regional cooperation, maritime domain awareness, information-sharing practices, and tactical interdiction expertise to enhance the collective capabilities of Gulf of Guinea and West African nations to counter sea-based illicit activity.


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