U.S. Marines and soldiers from West African partner nations conduct training during exercise Western Accord 14

U.S. Marines and soldiers from West African partner nations conduct training during exercise Western Accord 14

Soldiers from Burkina Faso listen as they receive training on basic rifle marksmanship skills during Exercise Western Accord 14, June 19. Exercise Western Accord is a partnership exercise between the United States, Economic Community of West Africa States and other partnered nations, which is designed to increase interoperability between military forces and ensure the common ability to conduct peace operations throughout Western Africa. (U.S. Army Africa photo by Sgt. William Gore)

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