Construction of the hospital came at the request of the UN, and was assessed as one of the best ways UK expertise could support delivery of the UNMISS mandate.
Armed Forces Minister Mark Lancaster recently visited Uganda, and pledged that the UK will continue to support the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).
The UK must continue to bring equality and peace to the world’s most fragile countries, the Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has said on a visit to Africa.
A400M Atlas aircraft will deliver up to 20 tonnes of UK aid supplies.
The Ministry of Defence of the Ivory Coast has signed a firm order for one C295 medium transport aircraft.
3 Chinook helicopters have arrived in West Africa to support the French counter-terrorism operation in Mali.
Jens Stoltenberg met the UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Libya.
A contingent of British Army personnel have deployed to Egypt.
A 66 person Short Term Training Team (STTT) from No 5 RAF Force Protection Wing deployed from RAF Lossiemouth to Nigeria for a 6 week period to train the Nigerian Air Force Regiment.
In what has been described as an unconventional move, Egypt is using the Avenger self-propelled surface-to-air missile system to protect its assault ships.
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