Red Bulls patrol area around COP Najil

LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan - U.S. Army Capt. Jason Merchant, the company commander of Company A, 1st Battalion, 133rd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Ironman from Dysart, Iowa, hands out cards Dec. (click for more)

64th MPs: Brothers, sisters in arms

KUNAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Spc. Lauren Hyman of Texarkana, Texas, armored vehicle driver for the 64th Military Police Company based at Combat Oupost Fortress, says hello to an (click for more)

Iowa town showers small Afghan school with supplies

LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan - U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Taylor Gingrich, an infantry officer from Cedar Falls, Iowa, with Task Force Ironman, draws a smile from an Afghan boy as Gingrich (click for more)

TF Knighthawk Soldier prepares for recording contract during deployment

LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Spc. Brian Stowe, a human resources specialist from Elkmont, Ala., with Task Force Knighthawk, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, sings a ballad he wrote and (click for more)

Guard team partners with Afghan security forces

PAKTYA, Afghanistan – Servicemembers defend the wall after an improvised explosive device detonates on Forward Operating Base Lightning Dec. 5. (click for more)

French forces support Afghan troops in Kapisa

KAPISA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Afghan and French military chiefs conduct a briefing before deployment during a security operation. Afghan National Security Forces and French Task Force Richelieu conducted Operation Montevideo (click for more)

Panjshir PRT engineers inspect Paryan road

PANJSHIR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Phil Compton, Doty, Wash., Panjshir PRT engineer, and PRT local Afghan engineer Abid Wardak check the structural integrity of the retaining (click for more)

TF White Eagle saves lives of mother, infant

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – An Afghan family looks at their new family member after she was delivered by the Polish Army medical team at Forward Operating Base Warrior Jan. 3. (click for more)

1st Bn., 187th Inf. Regt., patrols Sabari District

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan -- Soldiers from 2nd Platoon, Company B, 1st Battalion 187th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, maneuver through Sabari District during patrols to disrupt insurgent activity in the (click for more)

Freedom Restoration Center helps troops get back to duty

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Sgt. Shawn Fouste, Decatur, Ill., noncommissioned officer in charge of the Freedom Restoration Center with the 455th Expeditionary Wing, Task Force Med, plays with (click for more)

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GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jon Doolittle of St. Petersburg, Fla., Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team commander, speaks with Gov. Musa Khan of Ghazni district governor, during the Eid al-Adha holiday celebration in Ghazni City Nov. 16. The governor asked the PRT to join him and his friends for a feast to celebrate the holiday. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team)

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jon Doolittle, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team commander of St. Petersburg, Fla., practices his speech in Pashtun with local Afghanistan Military Police during the Eid al-Adha celebration in Ghazni City Nov. 16. Eid al-Adha, festival of sacrifice, is an Islamic holiday commemorating the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son in an act of obedience to God. During the holiday celebration, Doolittle was asked to give a greeting on the local news channel to the people of Ghazni by Musa Khan, Ghazni District governor. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Provincial Reconstruction Team)GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Ghazni elders enjoy a cup of hot chai while visiting during the during the Eid al-Adha holiday celebration in Ghazni City Nov. 16. The first day of Eid al-Adha is celebrated on the 10th day of Duhl -Hijja. The Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team commander was asked to address the people of Ghazni Province, and Musa Khan, Ghazni District governor, invited members of the PRT to attend a feast in celebration of the holiday. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team)GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Stetson Sanders, Department of State representative from Sacramento, Calif., and U.S. Navy Cmdr. John Doolittle of St. Petersburg, Fla., Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team commander, give an Eid al-Adha greeting to the people of Ghazni via a local news broadcast during the Eid al-Adha holiday celebration in Ghazni City Nov. 16. Eid al-Adha is an Islamic holiday, also known as the feast of sacrifice. The Ghazni PRT was invited to celebrate the holiday with the people of Ghazni City by Musa Khan, Ghazni District governor. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team)GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Close friends of Musa Khan, Ghazni district governor, come from all over the province to celebrate Eid al-Adha together in Ghazni City Nov. 16. The governor asked the Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team to join him and his friends for a feast to celebrate the holiday. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team)GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Local men prepare food for the Eid al-Adha celebration meal at the governor’s home in Ghazni City Nov. 16. The governor had asked the Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team to join him and his friends for a feast to celebrate the holiday. (Photo by Air Force Senior Airman Courtney Witt, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team)

 

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