U.S. Troops in Djibouti Christmas means church services, special meals and extra refreshments for U.S. troops at Camp Le Monier in the East African nation of Djibouti. It's a brief break from their mission, which is to search for al Qaeda operatives in the Horn of Africa. NPR's Eric Westervelt reports.
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Troops in Djibouti Enjoy Holiday Cheer

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Troops in Djibouti Enjoy Holiday Cheer

Troops in Djibouti Enjoy Holiday Cheer

Troops in Djibouti Enjoy Holiday Cheer

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Christmas means church services, special meals and extra refreshments for U.S. troops at Camp Le Monier in the East African nation of Djibouti. It's a brief break from their mission, which is to search for al Qaeda operatives in the Horn of Africa. NPR's Eric Westervelt reports.