AFRICANGLOBE – The African Union is preparing to launch its African Standby Force in December.
In October and November 2015, the continent’s armies will meet for a joint field training exercise called Amanai Africa II in South Africa.
The exercise is aimed at developing the ASF to its full operational capability by the end of the year.
We take a look at the top 10 most powerful armies on the continent.
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