210416-M-UB217-1014.JPG Photo By: Sgt. William Chockey

Apr 19, 2021
TIMBUKTU, Mali - U.S. Navy Sailors with Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 8 (EODMU 8), Commander, Task Force - 68 (CTF-68), and a French armed forces soldier share information and knowledge with each other on situations with Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) during a joint forces readiness exercise in Timbuktu, Mali, April 16, 2021. U.S. forces routinely conduct operational exercises across regions with partners and allies to prepare for contingencies and exercise readiness.


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