About Justified Accord

Justified Accord is U.S. Africa Command’s largest exercise in East Africa. Led by U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa (SETAF-AF), this multi-national exercise brings together more than 20 countries from 3 continents to increase partner readiness for peacekeeping missions, crisis response and humanitarian assistance.​ 

Southern European Task Force - Africa leads this joint, all-domain exercise in East Africa to enable future operations, maintain strategic access, and build partner capacity to disrupt malign influence, aggression, and activity.



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Video by Chris House
SETAF Africa Minute: Episode 01
U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa
July 3, 2024 | 1:00
The "SETAF Africa Minute" is a monthly video showcasing some of the month's Command highlights. "SETAF Africa Minute - Episode 01" highlights the following activities:

1. Justified Accord in Isiolo, Kenya
2. African Lion 2023 Command Post Exercise in Vicenza, Italy
3. 173rd's Alpine Star-Winter Resolve 2023 in Corvara, Italy
4. Medical Readiness Exercise in Thies, Senegal
5. 173rd's Live Fire and Tactical Movement Training in Postojna, Slovenia
6. The African Alumni Symposium in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
7. 173rd's Operation Northern Delay Anniversary Jump in Aviano, Italy
8. James Madison University Engagement in Florence, Italy

The U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa provides U.S. Africa Command and U.S. Army Europe & Africa a dedicated headquarters to synchronize Army activities in Africa and scalable crisis response options in Africa and Europe.

(U.S. Army video edited by Chris House)