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 Senior Airman Kevin Nious
BROLL: The Djiboutian Battalion d’intervention rapide (BIR) departs for Justified Accord 2024
U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa
March 14, 2024 | 1:24
Members of the Djiboutian Battalion d’intervention rapide (BIR), along with advisors from the US Army 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade, load onto a C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft operated by the 75th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron on Feb. 22, 2024, at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The service members were en route to a multinational training exercise called Justified Accord 2024, which is designed to increase partner readiness during crisis response and humanitarian missions. (U.S. Air National Guard video by Senior Airman Kevin Nious)