Soldiers look for perfect holiday gift at Bagram bazaar

PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan - A shopkeeper stands by his store in the Bagram Airfield bazaar Dec. 11. The bazaar brings in more than $30,000 into the local economy on a (click for more)

AUP, TF Lethal capture munitions cache in Jaji

PAKTYA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – A member of the AUP performs a search during an AUP-led operation with Company A, 1st Battalion, 168 Infantry Regiment in Jaji District Dec. 16. (click for more)

Kapisa PRT visits Ghayn Valley

KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Local children watch members of Kapisa PRT pass as they leave the Abdul Salam High School in Ghayn Valley Dec. 15. (click for more)

Veterinary Services keep donkeys in the fight

LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Ted A. Broome (right), and U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Eleazar Vizcaino, both assigned to 358th Medical Detachment Veterinary Services, evaluate a donkey at (click for more)

Kunar PRT attends Manogai District elections

KUNAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Haji Sher Badir, Manogai District subgovernor, speaks during the election ceremony for the Manogai District Community Council Dec. 9. (click for more)

Next step to Ghazni 2013 project

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Key elders listen intently while the U.S. and Polish ambassadors, Musa Khan, Ghazni provincial governor, and Amina Safi Afzaly, Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, speak (click for more)

Iowa ADT supports Kunar veterinary conference

U.S. Army Maj. Loren Adams, veternarian from New Liberty, Iowa, supervises as an Afghan veterinarian puts final sutures into a neutered dog at a continuing education conference organized by the (click for more)

USO Holiday Tour comes to Bagram

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – Actor and comedian Robin Williams talks with U.S. Army Maj. Gen John F. Campbell, Combined Joint Task Force 101 and Regional Command East commander, before the (click for more)

Ambassador Eikenberry dedicates playground at Ghazni orphanage

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Karl Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, shakes a little girl's hand during the playground dedication at Ghazni City Orphanage in Ghazni Dec. 15. (click for more)

Bravo strengthens relationship with Afghan people

PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Spc. Shane Taylor, a Slater, Iowa, native and Bravo Troop Soldier, 1st Squadron, 113th Cavalry Regiment, Task Force Red Horse, plays with Afghan children (click for more)

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KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes (left) of Lawrenceburg, Ky., the women’s empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, and U.S. Army Col. Stephen Bentley (center), of Austin, Texas, and Human Terrain Team leader with Combined Joint Task Force 101, present Mohammad Sultani, executive director of Agency for Building a New Afghanistan, a certificate of appreciation during a visit to the Kapisa Directors of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock Jan. 6. Mayes and members of Kentucky ADT visited the DAIL to attend the bee graduation after 25 women completed a two-day class on raising bees. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs)

KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes (left) of Lawrenceburg, Ky., and the women’s empowerment coordinator with Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, and U.S. Army Col. Stephen Bentley (center), of Austin, Texas, and Human Terrain Team leader with Combined Joint Task Force 101, present a certificate of completion to a graduate during a visit to the Kapisa Directors of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock Jan. 6. Mayes and members of the Kentucky ADT visited the DAIL to attend the bee graduation after 25 women completed a two-day class on raising bees. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs)KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Graduates at the Kapisa Directors of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock sit, waiting to receive their beehives after completing a two-day course on how to raise bees Jan. 6. Twenty-five women received a beehive and supplies in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes of Lawrenceburg, Ky., the women’s empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, speaks to a few graduates at the Directors of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock compound about supplies they are given to care for the beehives Jan. 6. Twenty-five women attended a two-day class on how to raise bees in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes of Lawrenceburg, Ky., the women’s empowerment coordinator with Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, hands off bee-keeping supplies to one of the graduates at the Director’s of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock Compound Jan. 6. Twenty-five women attended a two-day class on how to raise bees in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Bobbie Mayes of Lawrenceburg, Ky., the women’s empowerment coordinator with the Kentucky Agribusiness Development Team, gets ready to hand off bee-keeping supplies to one of the graduates at the Director’s of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock Compound Jan. 6. Twenty-five women attended a two-day class on how to raise bees in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs) KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – After completing a two-day course on beehives, graduates receive their beehive and supplies Jan. 6 in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs)KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – After completing a two-day course on beehives, graduates receive their beehive and supplies Jan. 6 in hopes of making honey and splitting their hives in the spring for extra income. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kristina L. Gupton, Task Force Red Bulls Public Affairs)

 

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