220318-N-ZA688-1044.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Peter Ticich

Apr 13, 2022
DAKAR, Senegal - 220318-N-ZA688-0043 DAKAR, Senegal (March 18, 2022) Cmdr. Hess poses for a photo at the Senegalese Naval Headquarters, in Dakar, Senegal, during Exercise Obangame Express 2022, Mar. 18, 2022. Obangame Express 2022, conducted by U.S. Naval Forces Africa, is an at-sea maritime exercise designed to improve cooperation among participating nations in order to increase maritime safety and security in the Gulf of Guinea and West Africa coastal regions. U.S. Sixth Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Peter Ticich)


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