MIL OSI Translation. Based in N’Djamena, Chad, the Joint Operations Center (COIA) is the nerve center of Operation Barkhane. Within the operational pole of the staff, the COIA is indeed in charge of the conduct of land and air operations but also the writing of orders during operation. It monitors the various operations in real time and deals with the management of crisis situations.
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